Gloria is the most stylish grandmother we know; we always envy her bags and jackets! Always smily and thankful for life, Gloria is a pleasure to be around. 

What is your knitting specialty? 

I love smaller projects such as baby cardigans, hats, baby blankets. Like working with a variety of colors of yarns.

What neighborhood do you live in?
Roosevelt Island

What do you like doing when you are not knitting?
Yoga, zumba, strength training, walking, tennis.Doing some of these activities with family and friends. I also enjoy baking. 

Who taught you how to knit and how long ago?
I don’t remember who taught me how to knit but my mother and aunts always had a knitting project going. Maybe I learnt sixty years ago.

How long have you been living in New York?
I’ve lived in New-York for 47 years. I was born and raised in Toronto, Canada, moved to the US in 1968 and then to NY in 1969.

What do you want to say about your family life, your passion, your dreams?
I have a wonderful close-knit family. My husband and I have been married for almost 44 years. We have 3 adult children all married with children of their own. I plan to continue working on maintaining a healthy lifestyle through yoga and meditation.