Brandi is a self taught knitwear designer specializing in natural handmade goods. She launched her brand purlBknit in 2012. Being a working artist in New York, she quickly expanded her ready made line of original knitwear to include detailed how-to pattern books and sharing her journey as a small business owner through curriculum development and teaching to empower other makers to do what they love. She moonlights as a full-time coordinator at the Park Slope Food Coop. Always on a learning curve and in a happy hustle.