Stephannie Tallent is a knitwear designer based in sunny Hermosa Beach, California, where she lives with her husband Dave, dog Rigel and cats Meggie and Cali.
She's the author of California Revival Knits and Hitch: Patterns Inspired by the Films of Alfred Hitchcock. She self publishes under the brand Sunset Cat Designs on Ravelry, Craftsy and Patternfish.
Stephannie teaches and occasionally tech edits.
Her patterns are inspired by natural history, architecture, films, literature: really, by anything that hits a chord. Favorite techniques include cabling, stranding and lace.
She also works as a small animal veterinarian, graduated from West Point, and served as a Military Intelligence Officer.