About - Kathy Zola Fiber Design 


Kathy Zola Fiber - Original designs hand crafted from natural fibers

Want something special for someone? You've come to the right place.“Amazing quality…”, “clever design …”, “soft, well-made…”, “too beautiful to use …” "doesn't itch...", "super cute...", "I ABSOLUTELY love..."These are some of the ways our customers have described their purchases from Kathy Zola Fiber. The soft natural fibers that are used to create our products include gorgeous linens, soft cottons, silky alpaca, warm wools, and luxurious silks and rayons in a stunning array of beautiful colors. All items are handcrafted from our own designs. Not only will you feel special, they’ll also keep you warm and cozy. And your gift recipients will be thrilled.
Several years ago, Kathy's college-aged son took a look at something she was making with some electric colored yarn, and said, "Oh, Mom, if you made me one of those ear-flap hats with the braided things that hang down from that kind of yarn, that would be so cool!" She sent him back to school with several. He and his house-mates all loved them. And so she decided to sell on Etsy.

Kathy has been playing with yarn for as long as she can remember. she finds a tactile excitement in watching it grow into woven and knit pieces. And an uplifting joy in seeing people's pleasure in the special items made for them. Most of her designs are one of a kind, exploring color combinations, patterns, fiber combinations, in knitting and weaving. Everything is made by hand using mostly natural fibers. She sells locally in the Boston MA area, too, and is currently active in the Boston Weaving Guild, Hull Artists, Gallery Nantasket, Westwood Artists, the Dedham Women's Exchange, and the Knitting Guild of America.

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