NEW YORK, NY, February 15, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Vogue Knitting LIVE, the "Comic-Con of the fiber arts world" is making its first stop in Seattle on April 5th to 7th at the Meydenbauer Convention Center. The event features:---
• More than 200 classes, taught by some of the world's knitterati (celebrity designers and instructors)
• A huge yarn marketplace, showcasing the latest yarns and knitting accessories from local companies and global brands. Visitors can stock-up on supplies for projects for years to come
• A distinctive fiber art gallery, with sculptures, paintings, and other items made entirely from fibers
• Runway fashion shows, showcasing styles that can be made by attendees
Knitters, crocheters, and other crafters have gathered at events like this in Los Angeles, Chicago, and New York. Says Vogue Knitting Editor in Chief Trisha Malcolm, "We selected Seattle as the next launch location because of its terrific population of artists and handcrafters.
Vogue Knitting LIVE offers a full range of package options, from single-day Marketplace passes to an all-inclusive package of classes, lectures, shopping, and exclusive evening events.
For more information regarding Vogue Knitting LIVE, including images and/or interview opportunities, please contact Beth Ritter, Vogue Knitting Publicity Manager at 212-225-9006 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Vogue Knitting LIVE
Vogue Knitting magazine, which in 2012 celebrated the 30th anniversary of the current Vogue Knitting and 80th anniversary of the original Vogue Knitting, is the fashion leader in the knitting industry. Vogue Knitting publishes five fashion-filled issues per year and is the brand that consumers turn to for inspirational patterns, chic styling, and compelling techniques. The editors of Vogue Knitting launched Vogue Knitting LIVE to bring together thousands of knitting enthusiasts for a weekend show filled with fashion, fiber, and education. Vogue Knitting LIVE features master-level hand-knitting classes, a high-end shopping experience, knit-couture fashion shows, a knit art gallery, and more to engage and inspire every knitter. Visit http://www.vogueknittinglive.com for more information
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