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Maker Faire Bay Area is coming up so soon, I can almost taste it! We’re recapping some of our favorite video moments from past Maker Faires, so today check our Shelly Hatton at Maker Faire Austin 2008, who gave us a tour through her antique circular sock knitting machine, which she uses to make a pair of socks in 45 minutes.


CRAFT Video: Antique Sock Knitting Machines at Maker Faire Austin

Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern ( is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).