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Lara Neel (Math4Knitters)
Works at Quarto Group Inc
Attended Ohio University
Lives in Minneapolis, MN 55426, United States
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+Dinah OBrien  - Yes, but he kind of seems to bump his head on the faucet, getting into it. Determined kitty is determined.
We heard a weird noise in the bathroom and went to check it out. He barely fits in that tiny sink. I guess he's decided it's a nice place to be? Anyway, Happy Friday and I hope you've found your comfort zone for the weekend!
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Furniture Upcycling
This post contains affiliate links, which help me keep my blog up and running - thanks for the support!  Trust me, no one is more surprised than me that I was SO EXCITED to see a furniture upcycling class on Craftsy. (I know, I really need another hobby. To...
This post contains affiliate links, which help me keep my blog up and running - thanks for the support!  Trust me, no one is more surprised than me that I was SO EXCITED to see a furniture upcycling class on Craftsy. ...
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The First Few Rows
I keep finding different ways to think of ( and knit ) the beginning of a round (French) heel turn. In my Craftsy class, the really important bit is: ROW 1 (RS): Sl1, knit to the center of the heel sts, k2, ssk, k1. Turn. Which means the same thing as (from...
I keep finding different ways to think of (and knit) the beginning of a round (French) heel turn. In my Craftsy class, the really important bit is: ROW 1 (RS): Sl1, knit to the center of the heel sts, k2, ssk, k1. Turn. Which...
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Grafting, Kitchener Stitch and the Modern Knitter
I haven't found a perfect way to teach Kitchener Stitch, or Grafting, to everybody. All of the methods that use "go through this stitch knit-wise and that stitch purl-wise" leave me a bit cold. They require that your stitches be seated on the needle a certa...
I haven't found a perfect way to teach Kitchener Stitch, or Grafting, to everybody. All of the methods that use "go through this stitch knit-wise and that stitch purl-wise" leave me a bit cold. They require that your stitches...
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Glad you like it +Slick Wirth!
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Donna Druchunas' Sock Classes on Craftsy
Donna Druchunas , the force of nature behind the incredible Sheep to Shawl series, is also Craftsy instructor. We met up, over email, to talk about our classes. Here's the skinny on hers: Does your class cover cuff down, toe up, or both? DD: I have 3 sock c...
Donna Druchunas, the force of nature behind the incredible Sheep to Shawl series, is also Craftsy instructor. We met up, over email, to talk about our classes. Here's the skinny on hers: Does your class cover cuff down, t...
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#StitchAwayStress
I know April is almost over, but I wanted to let you all know about the “When Life Gives You Lemons” Lemon Stress Ball pattern -  www.craftyarncouncil.com/health . There is a crochet version and a knit version, and they are both part of the #StitchAwayStres...
I know April is almost over, but I wanted to let you all know about the “When Life Gives You Lemons” Lemon Stress Ball pattern - www.craftyarncouncil.com/health. There is a crochet version and a knit version, and they are bot...
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It goes live tomorrow!
This is what it looks like. Two cameras and a lot of hot lights!
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Last Chance - Craftsy Class Sale Ends Today!
This post contains affiliate links, which help me keep my blog up and running - thanks for the support!  There are fewer than 24 hours left to shop Craftsy’s Make It Great Sale! Hurry and save up to $20 off 100s of online classes. (The banner at the top of ...
This post contains affiliate links, which help me keep my blog up and running - thanks for the support!  There are fewer than 24 hours left to shop Craftsy’s Make It Great Sale! Hurry and save up to $20 off 100s of ...
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HUGE Class Sale This Weekend on Craftsy, Including Susan B. Anderson's Wee Ones
This post contains affiliate links, which help me keep my blog up and running - thanks for the support!  I had a great time selling books at Yarnover. However, one of the drawbacks of selling is that I couldn't take any classes! I heard from one of the stud...
This post contains affiliate links, which help me keep my blog up and running - thanks for the support!  I had a great time selling books at Yarnover. However, one of the drawbacks of selling is that I couldn't take any ...
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Flash Sale at Craftsy!
The banner should be showing this, too, but I wanted to let you all now there's a sale on supplies this weekend at Craftsy! It starts today and ends at midnight on 4/26, so don't waste any time.
The banner should be showing this, too, but I wanted to let you all now there's a sale on supplies this weekend at Craftsy! It starts today and ends at midnight on 4/26, so don't waste any time.
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+Nancy Lindquist You're welcome!
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My Teeny, Tiny Manifesto
This is what I'm trying to do. from The Opinionated Knitter I don't want to compare myself, directly, to Elizabeth Zimmermann, because I respect her way too much, but I'm trying to give socks the same sort of treatment she gave to seamless sweaters.  It all...
This is what I'm trying to do. from The Opinionated Knitter I don't want to compare myself, directly, to Elizabeth Zimmermann, because I respect her way too much, but I'm trying to give socks the same sort of treatment she...
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Trailer for My Craftsy Class
Just in case you're curious about exactly what's in my class, here's the class trailer (complete with map of Minnesota!). And, no, I don't know what is the deal with my pinkies. Apparently I'm fancy like that.
Just in case you're curious about exactly what's in my class, here's the class trailer (complete with map of Minnesota!). And, no, I don't know what is the deal with my pinkies. Apparently I'm fancy like that.
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Education
  • Ohio University
    Visual Communication, 2001 - 2003
  • Amherst College
    Physics, 1997 - 2001
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Craftsy Instructor, Author of Sock Architecture, Creative Professional, Journalist, Knitter, Spinner, Weaver and Sock-Obsessed Person
Introduction
I am the creator and publisher of Math4Knitters, a blog and occasional podcast.

I published over 150 free patterns in three years for the Math4Knitters: Crafty Living blog. Now, I'm offering select, test-knit (and/or tech edited) patterns for sale. The easiest way to reach me is on Ravelry.

My Craftsy class is here: www.craftsy.com/ext/LaraNeel_5058_F
Bragging rights
I am reinventing myself in the Twin Cities and I love it!
Work
Employment
  • Quarto Group Inc
    Marketing, Data Integrity & Social Media Coordinator, 2014 - present
  • Math4Knitters
    Author and Blogger, 2006 - present
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Currently
Minneapolis, MN 55426, United States
Previously
Fort Wayne, IN, United States - Sioux Falls, SD, United States
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