NOTRE ÉQUIPE

Nous sommes parvenues à bâtir notre équipe de rêve de tricoteuses chevronnées qui apportent chaque jour chez Espace Tricot un éventail incroyable de forces et de talents complémentaires. Elles s’assurent que tout se passe bien en boutique et que nos clients reçoivent un service professionnel et une assistance chaleureuse dans une ambiance accueillante.

Nous serions perdues sans elles!

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS, Francoise Richard-Devereaux

YEARS KNITTING: About 42 years, but some years not a lot of knitting happened 😉

STYLE: Continental

COLOUR LOVE: Earth tones and deep reds

WHAT ELSE: Hiking, skiing

LINK: Insta @francoise_dev

MANAGER, Mona Schmidt

YEARS KNITTING: 40+

STYLE: Continental, not as loose as when I was young….

COLOUR LOVE: greyish greens

WHAT ELSE: I collect fountain pens, I like to cook and bake (mostly to feed my family)

LINK: Insta: @mona_schmidt

WEEKEND MANAGER, Chloe Gallagher-Smylie

YEARS KNITTING: 18

STYLE: English, tight

COLOUR LOVE: bronzey green, charcoal, light grey, navy

WHAT ELSE: oil painting, studying art history, sewing, thrift shopping, picnicking, reading, drinking coffee

Link: Insta: @chloemajenta, www.chloemajenta.com

INVENTORY MANAGER, Stephanie Sanders

YEARS KNITTING: off and on since I was 18

STYLE: English, loose

COLOUR LOVE: Blues like the ocean 

WHAT ELSE: Co-owner of Scrumptiouspurl, love to read

WEBSTORE COORDINATOR, Amalia Siontas

YEARS KNITTING: 30

STYLE: Continental, loose

COLOUR LOVE: Teal, denim, and light grey

WHAT ELSE: crochet, sewing, needlepoint, spinning.

LINK: @amaliamontreal

PROGRAM COORDINATOR, Naomi Endicott (Atelier)

YEARS KNITTING: Learned 20 years ago but took it up obsessively about 8 years ago

STYLE: English, loose

COLOUR LOVE: Dusty pinks, and more recently, deep greens.

WHAT ELSE:  I love cooking massive meals and stuffing them in the freezer to confuse my colleagues when I bring burritos to work for 2 weeks straight, and I bike everywhere (when the Montreal weather permits).

LINK: @humble_mtl

Ama Frimpong

YEARS KNITTING: 8+

STYLE: English, pretty tight…

COLOUR LOVE: Golden yellow

WHAT ELSE: Sewing, punch needle, needlepoint 

LINK: Insta @thevibrantpixel

Catherine Harvey

YEARS KNITTING: 8

STYLE: Continental thrower (it’s a thing), a bit tight

COLOUR LOVE: Teal

WHAT ELSE: yarn dyeing, raising two young children

LINK: Insta: @jazzycath82, www.leslainesmaillesapart.com

Amanda Zarnowski

YEARS KNITTING: 16

STYLE: I knit both ways, but English more often…

COLOUR LOVE: Jewel tones

WHAT ELSE: I have three cats, and make my own pizza from scratch.

Stephanie Earp

YEARS KNITTING: 20+

STYLE: Fast, Loose & Continental

COLOUR LOVE: Purple

WHAT ELSE: Play guitar, sing and write songs.

LINK: Insta @stephanieearple, www.stephanieearp.com

Sasha Hyre

YEARS KNITTING: 10+ (crochet 20+)

STYLE: English style and closer to tight than loose. 

COLOUR LOVE: Olive + Forest Green and Grey

WHAT ELSE: Love spending QT with my little munchkins and am very close to my family

LINK: Insta @veronaknits

Emily Comeau

YEARS KNITTING: 14

STYLE: English, tight

COLOUR LOVE: All the colours, often all at once, but especially the bright ones

WHAT ELSE: Conceptual artist, big fan of glitter, learning the banjo

LINK: www.emilycomeau.com