About the Designer
Beatriz McTiernan is the designer behind all of the beautiful pieces at JewelryForKnitters.com. Though Beatriz holds a MBA in accounting, her passion has always been fashion, reading Vogue magazine from the time she was sixteen.Beatriz grew up in sunny Florida, moving to picturesque Connecticut with her husband in 1987. Beatriz’s grandmother taught her the art of knitting at age twelve, but it was while raising her daughter that Beatriz became an avid knitter, inspired by all the stunning, colorful yarns found in New England.With her daughter in college, and painful arthritis in her neck and shoulder making it impossible to continue knitting, Beatriz decided it was time to pursue a longtime dream. JewelryForKnitters.com came to life. Beatriz passion for colorful yarn shines through in her jewelry. Her Jewelry Stitch Marker Pins hold stunning but useful stitch markers, while at the same time being sensational pieces of jewelry. Her Bead and Gemstone Shawl Pins and Scarf Cuffs are one of a kind, beautiful statement pieces that enhance the knitters and crocheters finished garments and accessories. All of Beatriz’s jewelry designs are exquisite...elegant and timeless with a modern twist.