Laura Kochevar's Profile
Felt Inspired items have been featured on HGTV’s Crafter’s Coast to Coast, The Crafts Report, Belle Armoire and Knitter’s Magazine. Each piece is individually handcrafted in my home studio in Chicago and prepared as a gift. Enjoy!
Surrounded by creative family members and friends, I was exposed early on to an appreciation of handcrafted work. I have been a knitter for over 20 years and gradually became interested in all forms of fiber arts. My Peace Corps and business travels have taken me to many bazaars and market places around the world where I became keenly aware of textile patterns, color combinations and techniques, most of which are hundreds or thousands of years old.
Most recently, I’ve become fascinated by the properties of wool fiber and the felting process. Felt is the oldest known man-made textile and I love t…
- Born on July 23
- Joined July 5, 2006