About the Designer

Cori Eichelberger was a former high school English teacher to at-risk students, who she also taught to knit. She traveled the country speaking on her humorous personality assessment program, Building a Better Fruit Basket, which she eventually wrote into a book. She has spent 20 years teaching beginning knitting as well as felting classes and is currently writing her first knitting pattern book. Her new 50 Shades of Sweaters and Shawls classes are becoming extremely popular at local yarn stores in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area.  She lives in southwest area of Minneapolis with her husband and a large chocolate labradoodle.