Kitty is a British knitwear designer/maker with an MFA in Fashion from Parsons School of Design, New York and a BA in Fashion Textiles Design from the University of Brighton. She has worked within the fashion industry in London and New York, for luxury and high street brands. Knitwear for the Home by Kitty Pennybacker is a collection of throws, cushions and scarves, developed through endless hours refining her knitting and weaving technique, re-imagining the tartan and tweed fabrics of her childhood in Yorkshire, England.
“From the floral prints and tapestries of William Morris, to Liberty printed head scarfs worn by my grandmother, wool twin sets with pearly buttons, British country life and the uniform of the people who inhabit this world, are a constant inspiration to me. ”