Antje Gillingham is the owner of the Knitting Nest in Maryville, Tennessee so she has yarn in her blood. But beyond this she is also a well known author of Knitting circles around Socks , Knitting More Circles around Socks , and Knitting circles around Mittens and more.
Antje of was born and raised in Germany where she learned to knit as a young girl. Antje mixes her old world charm with southern hospitality and gushes with enthusiasm for the home craft of knitting.
Why am I telling you about Antje? Well she'll be at Tempe Yarn on January 21st from 1-3pm doing a book signing. Stop by and let's show her some Southwest hospitality.