A knitter for 50 years, a designer for 30, and a teacher for 25, Margaret Radcliffe is the author of the bestselling Knitting Answer Book, The Essential Guide to Color Knitting Techniques, Circular Knitting Workshop , and The Knowledgeable Knitter . In 1997, Margaret founded Maggie’s Rags and publishes a line of knitting patterns under that name.
Margaret’s books explore knitting techniques in a depth well beyond what’s usually presented. Using language that is clear and easy to read. Her specialty is garments that look complicated but use the simple knitting techniques. She focuses on patterns that help knitters learn new techniques and improve their skills. Margaret enthusiastically teaches everything from beginning knitting to garment design, and is acclaimed for her ability to help all knitters to become independent and creative.