Marie is a successful creative, independent knitwear designer with a renowned flair for photography art direction and styling.
Over the last fourteen years her reputation for beautiful colour work handknit and crochet designs has been nurtured whilst in her role as Head Designer for handknit yarn brand, Rowan. In May 2013, Marie became freelance and started her design company.
She now produces her own publications, kits, the Fairisle Club knitalong and holds popular creative workshops from Brooksby Hall in rural Leicestershire
as well as continuing a close relationship with Jamieson’s of Shetland, Rowan and other British yarn producers.
In October 2018, Marie launched her first yarn - BRITISH BREEDS. This is a beautiful yarn made from the wool of four different British sheep breeds.For more information on this and other products go to www.mariewallin.com