Amadea de Groot's Profile
Welcome to Alma’s Knit Shop!
The name Alma is a beautiful name meaning “soul.” It was the name of my maternal great-grandmother who immigrated to the US from Sweden in the late 1800s – something which took an incredible amount of soul and courage. I am honored to have her name as my middle name and that I can continue her legacy here with me through my shop.
Just as she followed her heart to America, I also am following my own heart. When I was given the choice between continuing to focus on my shop and putting it on the back burner to pursue higher education, I was surprised at how strong my knitting called to me. So here I am – a stay-at-home mom living and breathing a self-directed, self-created life and I love it!
I started out primarily knitting women’s accessories – wraps, hats, scarves, cowls,…
- Joined October 14, 2010