Sandra's success is due to her artistic talent, business experience,
and educational background. To enter the field, Sandra studied Applied
Fashion Design, graduating with honors from the Rhode Island School of Design. Before launching Sandra Miller Knitwear in 1986, Sandra
worked for years as a fashion designer in New York City. She gained extensive
experience in pattern making, draping, and fitting.
From her start as youngster learning sewing and knitting from her mother and grandmother to her distinction today as a major creative force in the textile and fashion world, Sandra's craft always has been characterized by imagination and quality. She continues to grow as she creates unusual and visually exciting sweaters for her clients' knitwear collections.
Sandra's innovative designs and top-quality craftsmanship have won her accolades throughout the craft and textile world. she also is the recipient of numerous awards, such as First Place for Fiber at the American Craft Exposition, Evanston, IL,
Second Place at the
Plaza Art Fair, Kansas City, MO., Second Place for Fiber at the Cherry Creek Arts Festival, Denver, CO., First Place at the
Plaza Art Fair,
Kansas City, MO., Third Place for Fiber at the
Cherry Creek Arts Festival, Denver, CO., First Place at the
Lakefront Arts Festival, Milwaukee, WI.,
First Place for Wearable Art at the
Richmond Designer Show, Richmond, VA.