Ashlee's Profile

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Born and raised on the Canadian Prairies, I became accustomed to bitter cold winters at a very young age. Over a decade ago, I dusted off my childhood knitting needles & crochet hooks, and put to use the skills I was lucky enough to learn from both of my Grandmas.

Smash Knits evolved as a result of a surplus of items I had created in need of a home. My pieces are influenced by my appreciation for simplicity, practicality and comfort. I'm equally as fond of neutrals as I am of bright colors, and I like creating designs that combine the two. Most recently I've tried my hand writing knitting and crochet patterns and have discovered a whole new world of possibility (and a chance to fine tune my math skills!).

I am a maker to my very core and nothing escapes my creative interest. I love every and all things handcrafted;…

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  • Joined December 14, 2009

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SmashKnitsCo
modern & cozy knitwear from Manitoba, Canada

About

Born and raised on the Canadian Prairies, I became accustomed to bitter cold winters at a very young age. Over a decade ago, I dusted off my childhood knitting needles & crochet hooks, and put to use the skills I was lucky enough to learn from both of my Grandmas.

Smash Knits evolved as a result of a surplus of items I had created in need of a home. My pieces are influenced by my appreciation for simplicity, practicality and comfort. I'm equally as fond of neutrals as I am of bright colors, and I like creating designs that combine the two. Most recently I've tried my hand writing knitting and crochet patterns and have discovered a whole new world of possibility (and a chance to fine tune my math skills!).

I am a maker to my very core and nothing escapes my creative interest. I love every and all things handcrafted; sewing, calligraphy, painting, knitting, crochet, baking, cooking, furniture re-upholstering...

Hopefully you'll find something here in my little shop that catches your eye; Be sure to convo me to arrange pick-up for local orders to avoid shipping costs if you're a fellow Winnipegger :)

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