Shirley Paden
Craftsy Instructor

New York City

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Shirley Paden (shirleypaden.com) is an internationally recognized designer whose work has appeared in magazines such as Interweave Knits and Vogue Knitting and on HGTV. She has lectured on and taught knitting and crochet for more than 18 years. Her book, Knitwear Design Workshop, covers elements of her most popular class. She is the owner of Shirley Paden Custom Knits in New York City.

Shirley's Craftsy Classes

Handknit Garment Design

Learn how to design knitwear from the master … Shirley Paden! Author of Knitwear Design Workshop, the go-to reference book for knit garment designers, Shirley brings her comprehensive yet simple design process to Craftsy, including a 26-page downloadable workbook and animated video diagrams. Shirley shows you step-by-step how to use one simple math formula to calculate yardage, shape sleeve caps and armholes, distribute increases and decreases and achieve a perfect fit. Don't miss this opportunity to learn handknit garment design from an industry expert.

$19.99 $49.99

Shirley's Projects

Vertical Shaping Review
Increases / Decreases Illustration
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