O! Jolly! a/k/a Olgalyn Jolly – knitter, knitted textile designer and author of the blog Knitting in the Fastlane – is on the rise in her return to the knitting community after a long hiatus. O! Jolly! spoke to makeone about her beginnings with machine knitting, pushing the limits of her craft, and where she finds inspiration in unexpected places!
Liat Gat, creator of the popular Become a Knitting Superstar video knitting course and e-book, has quickly become a go-to resource for knitting help and instruction online. Known for her Magic Loop and Toe-Up Socks techniques, she has established a ton of street cred in the knitting community. Liat spoke to makeone about her e-book, where her world travels are taking her next, and transitioning from government employee to knitting superstar.