The Shirley
Paden ​Story

​With Kristy Glass

​April 2021


BIPOC in fiber Monthly Profile

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Vogue Knitting

Red Pullover: Featured in VOGUE KNITTING HOLIDAY 2010

Green Mosaic Coat with Fake Fur: Featured in VOGUE KNITTING HOLIDAY 2003

Beige Pullover w/ Large Hat Featured in VOGUE KNITTING WINTER 2004 - 2005

Press Releases and Media

As an internationally recognized hand knitwear designer...

Shirley Paden’s designs and articles have appeared in magazines such as Interweave Knits, Interweave Crochet, Vogue Knitting, Knitters, Family Circle, and Knit it! As well as in the collections of leading yarn companies. She has taught and lectured on various aspects of hand knitting and crochet over the past 28 years. In her book, Knitwear Design Workshop, she brings to life in print, her most popular class, Knitwear Design for all those who want to explore designing their own garments or altering commercial patterns. Shirley has been featured on HGTV and Knitting Daily TV as well as in designer interviews in the leading knitting magazines. The British magazine, The Knitter has listed her in their “Who’s Who in North American Knitting.” 

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