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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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Pocket Stays
The summer edition of Interweave Knits has two sewing patterns in it, so I feel a little better about having "knitter" in my name, but some sewing on my blog. Warning: The rest of this post may make you want to sew your jeans. And your shorts. Yes, I'm so e...
The summer edition of Interweave Knits has two sewing patterns in it, so I feel a little better about having "knitter" in my name, but some sewing on my blog. Warning: The rest of this post may make you want to sew your jeans...
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Math4Knitters: Show 48
Show notes and more at math4knitters.blogspot.com. Math4Knitters: Episode 48 Woven Stockings, Caucasus, 700 CE Really old, really cool knit sock from about 1100 - 1200 Click to make bigger. This one is a bit smaller, but just as cool My favorite version of ...
Show notes and more at math4knitters.blogspot.com. Math4Knitters: Episode 48 Woven Stockings, Caucasus, 700 CE Really old, really cool knit sock from about 1100 - 1200 Click to make bigger. This one is a ...
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Changing Horizontal Elbow Dart to Vertical Dart
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Math4Knitters: Episode 45
Show notes and more at math4knitters.blogspot.com. Math4Knitters: Episode 45 Awesome illustration by Leslie Johnson Books I mentioned: History of Hosiery Sock Architecture The sound quality on this isn't quite as good as I would like, but I'm determined to ...
Show notes and more at math4knitters.blogspot.com. Math4Knitters: Episode 45 Awesome illustration by Leslie Johnson Books I mentioned: History of Hosiery Sock Architecture The sound quality on this isn't quite...
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Pleasant Pheasant Slippers!
I'm so excited that Dream in Color chose my slipper design for their February, 2016 Dream Club! The Pleasant Pheasants are fun, fast, and easy to knit. As soon as my sinus thing (I don't know what's going on) clears up, I'll jump right in to podcasting, aga...
I'm so excited that Dream in Color chose my slipper design for their February, 2016 Dream Club! The Pleasant Pheasants are fun, fast, and easy to knit. As soon as my sinus thing (I don't know what's going on) clears up,...
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Fitting: Armhole Too Tight or Too Loose
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Sip Study Knit Knitting Guild - June 18
See, I still knit. Although this isn't for class. Oops. It's been quiet on the blog (and podcast), I know! There are two main reasons: 1) Sewing. Yes, I know. I'm starting to calm down a little bit, but whenever I have a stretch of free time, I pounce on my...
See, I still knit. Although this isn't for class. Oops. It's been quiet on the blog (and podcast), I know! There are two main reasons: 1) Sewing. Yes, I know. I'm starting to calm down a little bit, but whenever I have a s...
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Math4Knitters: Show 47
Show notes and more at math4knitters.blogspot.com. Math4Knitters: Episode 47 A bit of a ramble today about some WTHeck moments I've had while reading sources. Sorry! Textile fragment found during the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (around 250) Ther...
Show notes and more at math4knitters.blogspot.com. Math4Knitters: Episode 47 A bit of a ramble today about some WTHeck moments I've had while reading sources. Sorry! Textile fragment found during the Yale-French Excavations...
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Vertical Darts (Including Princess Seams)
p. 84-85 I can't claim to really understand  how this works, but it looks cool! Reading this book has made me feel much less stingy about buying patterns. This is a lot of work! Source
p. 84-85 I can't claim to really understand how this works, but it looks cool! Reading this book has made me feel much less stingy about buying patterns. This is a lot of work! Source
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Changing a Bust Dart Into Shoulder Dart Tucks
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Fitting: Two Problems with Sleeves
Sometimes, it's not the pattern's fault. p. 36 Source
Sometimes, it's not the pattern's fault. p. 36 Source
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Fitting: Neckline Too Low or Too High
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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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