knit one, purl two

April 08, 2011  |   column: WHAT'S NEW

what a joyful moment it was for us to receive these photos of the women in our afghanistan women for women international hand in hand program beginning their knitting training. the participants will create an assortment of cashmere products that kate spade new york (ksny) will purchase directly from them to sell online and in our shops. sydney price, ksny’s chief merchandising officer, has been working tirelessly on this project since last august and as the many elements are coming together to begin full-scale production, it was thrilling and heartening to see one very important step in motion.

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