Angie Hill's Profile
Pixelknit is a textile design studio in the Slabtown neighborhood of Portland, Oregon.
My name is Angie Hill & I come from a long line of seamstresses. I have been designing clothing & textiles since I was a kid. I studied clothing design in college to hone my skills but it wasn't until I was a vintage clothing dealer that I came across my true calling. While on a buying trip I found an obscure old Japanese machine that was covered in grease & dirt. It was love at first sight. I cleaned it up to find a lovely metal piece of equipment with many many needles & little pink plastic parts. It was a knitting machine from the early 1960s. The Japanese instructions were not much help but I figured it out anyway. Since then I have been focused on designing knit fabrics & knitwear.
I now have a variety of knitting looms, both vintage &…
- Born on September 17
- Joined August 7, 2005