Heather Lodinsky has been a professional knit and crochet designer for over 15 years, with her designs appearing in many magazines. She is the designer of the popular 'Central Park Hoodie' cardigan, which appeared in KnitScene. She was also included in the 'Great American Afghan' in Knitter's Magazine. Heather is a freelance designer for major yarn companies. She teaches classes at her local yarn shop in Buffalo, New York, where she lives with her family.