Anja the newest member in our knitting team
Knitter for Beemohr almost from the first day
Where are you from?
from Germany, Hamburg-Eimsbüttel
What did you learn?
Graduate in fashion design, University of Applied Sciences Hamburg (now called HAW)
How long have you been knitting?
Hand knitting for dolls at the age of 7, on the machine since 1984.
How long have you been knitting for Beemohr?
Where did you continue to learn in practice?
Knitting studio Damerow in Hamburg-Altona, which also produced for Iris von Arnim.
How many knitting machines do you have?
What is your main machine knitting tool?
What do I enjoy most about knitting?
The perfecting and rationalization in the manufacture and development of a piece of clothing. Listening to podcasts with headphones and "Mickey mice" :-) while working on the knitting machine with the motor, which is quite loud.
What time do you prefer to knit?
Which "knitting project" do you like most?
When I convert lettering or motifs into stitches on my PC using a knitting program.
What is your favorite type of knitting?
"Double jacquard" is actually a love-hate relationship.
What is your favorite wool
What was your stupidest mistake on the knitting machine so far?
The engine runs in the wrong direction and then I scare myself every time because it pops so loud but luckily nothing breaks.
What was your best idea on the knitting machine?
3-color double jacquard floral pattern unreported
What bother you the most while knitting?
the postman, because when I work with ear protection, I usually don’t hear it.
What else can you do?
Design fashion, make cuts, sew. Paint watercolors.
What are your hobbies?
knitting, reading, having a bath