Full Name
Toby Roxane Barna
Job Title
Indie Designer/Dyer
Toby Roxane Designs
Speaker Bio
Toby Roxane Barna is an independent knitwear designer and dyer of luxury yarns. She began her design career in 2012, and since then she has released over 90 patterns and self-published three books. She is the author of Design Doubles (Stackpole Books, 2018) and Easy Knits for Beautiful Yarns (Stackpole Books, 2021), and her designs have been featured in publications such as Knitty.com, Knitting Traditions, I Like Knitting, and she has contributed patterns to several Interweave compilations.
Toby fell in love with dyeing in 2015 and she now sells her yarn at festivals, trunk shows, and yarn shops. She especially enjoys being able to design patterns specifically for her yarn, and vice versa.
Toby Roxane Barna