KOEL Magazine celebrates yarn crafting for modern interiors. KOEL brings everything there’s to know about crochet, knitting, weaving, latch hooking, punch needling, needlework and macramé – new tools, hand dyed yarns, home decor trends, supplies and patterns. A timeless source of inspiration, KOEL has connected a global community of fiber artists. With a quarterly print magazine that is sold in hundreds of stores worldwide and a growing social media presence, KOEL has become a leading international craft publication.
Team KOEL is passionate to create impeccably curated content that our audience of modern-day yarn crafters and design lovers around the globe have been craving. We want to ignite the inner crafter in and encourage you to discover the magic that happens when you bring beauty and personality into your home. For every issue and online content, we are lucky to connect with the most talented artists, designers, and tactile lovers out there. KOEL Studio in Singapore and Amsterdam are run by Irene Hoofs and Anouk van der EL.
KOEL is curated by Irene Hoofs, an award winning content creator, design influencer and maker. She is praised for her visually compelling style, eye for trends and clever content. Irene runs the KOEL studio in the Netherlands where she lives with her husband Rik and two boys.
Anouk van der EL
This creative concept thinker runs the business side of KOEL. Together with our contributors and partners, she cooks up inspiring and engaging ways to collaborate on meaningful content for our readers. Anouk heads up our tropical office in Singapore and has a boyband of her own, three in total.