PeartreeKnitting

Easy to follow knitting patterns for your family & home

Belle River, Ontario · 31 Sales

PeartreeKnitting

Easy to follow knitting patterns for your family & home

Belle River, Ontario 31 Sales On Etsy since 2017

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Diana Poirier

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Diana Poirier

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About

Hand knit coziness for your home and family.

Hello, I'm Diana Poirier, mother to Mathieu (my 14 year old son) and wife to Marc for the past 17 years. I'm also the designer of all the patterns here at Peartree Knitting.

My knitting journey all began when my mother taught me how to knit when I was about 9 years old - how to cast on and the knit and purl stitches. I would knit scarves and blankets for my dolls but my mother would always cast off my projects for me. At that age, I couldn't quite grasp how to do it. I gave up knitting when I no longer had dolls to make things for.

Fast forward to 2014. My mother passes away and I suddenly have this huge desire to knit again. With a little help from my best friend, I managed to remember what my mother taught me (and learn how to cast off) and away I went.

That was just over 3 years ago now and I absolutely LOVE knitting! There's no stopping in sight!

The pattern writing? Well I began writing patterns very soon after I started knitting again. I would always be on Pinterst and see items I liked but not find a pattern for them or the pattern seemed too difficult. So, I ended up taking what knitting knowledge I had and creating the item how it made sense to me. I began writing out instructions for these items for friends that would ask, and from those instructions emerged my patterns.

Now whenever I create something new, I write a pattern for it. I try to make my patterns as easy to follow as possible (I consider them beginner/intermediate patterns), but am always available to answer any questions you may have, so please feel free to contact me.

Well, thank you for taking the time to visit my little shop and reading my story. I hope you have a wonderful day!

Diana

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