Hi, I’m Lindsey.

I’m a nearly-fearless maker, project designer, technical editor, and math teacher. I have my own design line, Poetry in Yarn, and have published patterns in a variety of publications. Learn more about me, and then discover how I can help you.

Lindsey Stephens Craft Professional

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Poetry in yarn

Premium crochet and knit patterns for discerning stitchers.

Now Available

My new e-book, Body Basics is now available! Discover the secrets you need to design fabulous knit and crochet garments that actually fit.

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