April Garwood has been designing crochet and knit patterns since 2010. Her patterns have appeared in I Like Crochet, Interweave Crochet, Crochet!, Crochet World, and Crochet Today (discontinued). She has also designed patterns for Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts, Red Heart, and Cascade Yarns. She lives in Oklahoma with her husband, four daughters, dog, cat, and six chickens. She homeschools her daughters, bakes, spins, and gardens, in addition to crocheting and knitting. You can find her indie patterns on Ravelry, Etsy, and Craftsy, and visit her online at BananaMoonStudio.com.