Martin Storey, Sharon Brant, and Peter Williams have contributed to many books on knitting and design. Classic Knits for Real Women was compiled by Rowan, the leading European publisher of knitting titles. Storey, Brant, and Williams live in the United Kingdom.
Wendy Baker has been a teacher within all levels of education. She is now retired and works as a research assistant. Her interests and concerns are in contemporary European philosophy, psychoanalysis and theology.