Emily Keller LLC   ©2014-2020

I grew up just outside of Hershey, Pennsylvania, where the air smelled like chocolate most days.

This is where I was first introduced to sewing and crocheting by my grandmothers and mother.

Since then, I’ve lived four additional places and have either studied and/or worked in fashion in each place.

I currently live in New York City.

Below is a map of where I’ve lived and what I did there related to fashion.

Design beliefs are themes or concepts that I explore repeatedly. They make up the aesthetic of my knitwear designs. At least one of them always shows up in everything I design. Many designs incorporate all three themes.

These are concepts that I have been exploring since I started in design about twenty years ago.


As I have designed through the years, stepped back, and looked at my work, I have identified three recurring elements.


Unique fabric structures



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I am passionate about knitwear, and I hope to bring that to your design team.

In light of the current situation, I am also available for remote freelance.

To contact me, please write to keller.emilym@gmail.com.

I look forward to hearing from you.

Emily Keller

Knitwear Designer