Kristen Jancuk


Kristen Jancuk

Kristen is the knitwear designer behind MediaPeruana Designs. Her work has been published by Knitty, Knitscene, Neighborhood Fiber Co., and Knit Picks, among others. Kristen lives in Maryland with her husband and two sons and is a rabid fan of the Baltimore Orioles. Find her on Instagram as MediaPeruana and on the web at mediaperuana.com

Projects by Kristen Jancuk


Boardwalk Tee

This casual summer tee with colorblock details provides a fun opportunity to play with color. Simple stockinette and garter are spiced up with a unique construction that will have you wearing this hand-knit garment all summer long.

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Boardwalk Tee – Oceanfront Version

The original Boardwalk Tee from the August 2016 issue has been rebooted! In this exciting new version we’re using a more summer-appropriate linen yarn, with an optional split hem. You’ll love this new twist on a classic I Like Knitting design!

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Marina Di Chioggia Capelet

This capelet is worked in the round from the bottom up, with a simple honeycomb lace pattern hiding behind front pleats and repeated at the back. This lace pattern is reminiscent of the texture and color of Marina Di Chioggia pumpkins. Basic stockinette and garter stitch let the pleats take center stage in a cozy accessory that will stay put around your shoulders when fall’s chill arrives.

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Boardwalk Tee

This casual summer tee with colorblock details provides a fun opportunity to play with color. Simple stockinette and garter are spiced up with a unique construction that will have you wearing this hand-knit garment all summer long.

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