Karen Whooley

Karen Whooley is a Washington State-based knitwear designer. Her work has been published in various print and online publications including Interweave Crochet, Crochet Magazine and Inside Crochet.

She is the author of 18 Books in both knit and crochet, including her newest books Crochet Scarves and Cowls and Knit Scarves and Cowls (Leisure Arts 2014)

Karen teaches Knit and Crochet Classes worldwide with an emphasis on technique driven classes. She enjoys teaching at shops and guilds around the country and shows such as the Knit and Crochet Show (the official show of TKGA and CGOA), and Stitches events. And she is also a Craftsy Instructor!

In her spare time, Karen enjoys hanging out with her husband of 24 years, David and their teen-aged children. Karen loves NFL Football, rocking out to her favorite band, Bon Jovi, and enjoying the Pacific Northwest! She also is a new Spinner and is enjoying the process of making her own yarn.

original designs  

from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from Leisure Arts #4820, Fair Isle to Crochet
from Leisure Arts #4820, Fair Isle to Crochet
from Leisure Arts #4820, Fair Isle to Crochet
from Leisure Arts #4820, Fair Isle to Crochet
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from Leisure Arts #4820, Fair Isle to Crochet
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from Lion Brand Yarn Online Patterns
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from Leisure Arts #4636, Shower of Cables
from Leisure Arts #4636, Shower of Cables
from Leisure Arts #4636, Shower of Cables
from Leisure Arts #4636, Shower of Cables
from Leisure Arts #4636, Shower of Cables
from Leisure Arts #4636, Shower of Cables
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from Crochet Legacy
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from Annie's Attic #878544, Savvy Single C...
from Annie's Attic #878544, Savvy Single C...
from Annie's Attic #878544, Savvy Single C...
from Annie's Attic #878544, Savvy Single C...
from Annie's Attic #878544, Savvy Single C...
from Annie's Attic #878544, Savvy Single C...
from Annie's Attic #878533, Top Down Sweat...
from Annie's Attic #878533, Top Down Sweat...
from Annie's Attic #878533, Top Down Sweat...
from Annie's Attic #878533, Top Down Sweat...
from Annie's Attic #878533, Top Down Sweat...
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from Crochet Legacy
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from Annie's Attic #878533, Top Down Sweat...
from The Needlecraft Shop 70221, 50 Sensat...
from KRW Knitwear Studio
from KRW Knitwear Studio