Yessenia Castillo

Peru | Knitting Specialist
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Yessenia is an empathetic young woman who has a heart for others. She left her 11-hour workdays in customer service to join KNOWN SUPPLY. In addition to working to lift her own family out of poverty, she is also giving back to her local community by serving people living on the streets. Now equipped with a better income and new skill set, Yessenia plans to eventually start her own accessories line for children.

“I still remember running out to hug my father whenever he came to visit.”

“The beach!”

“I would like to study administration and computer skills. Ultimately, I want to build my mother a house and see everyone in my family have successful careers.”

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Previous Thank Yous


April 8, 2019

Thank you so much for the beautiful black dress you made- I absolutely love it and really appreciate all the effort you put into it 😀. I wish you the best of luck for all your future dreams & endeavours!

Inas Anderson

May 26, 2018

Thank you-I love my shirt and wear it with skirts, oants and to the beach as a coverup.
Muchas Gracias, Yessenia!


November 2, 2016

Hello Yessenia!
I purchased a hat you made recently and I LOVE IT! I pray that you will continue to be inspiring to others. Keep up the amazing work and God Bless!

Edgar Payan Jr

December 15, 2015

Hola Yessenia,
Muchisimas gracias por el bennie, esta muy bonito. Lo pedi por el internet y me llego ayer aqui en los Estados Unidos. Houston, Texas. Te deseo lo major. Cuidate mucho.

Julia Kleemann

November 5, 2015

Te amo! Thank you for loving others. You are such a wonderful example of how beautiful life can truly be. Thanks for your skills, your time, and your big heart. You have blessed me!

Rebecca Lily Rausch

September 25, 2015

Yessenia! Thank you so much for my beautiful and cozy new hat! I bought it today in Vancouver from a Ski and Snowboard sale. You are an inspiring individual and will forever be in my thoughts and prayers. All the best to you and your family xx

Rabeka Needham

September 8, 2015

I want to thank you for making such a beautiful beanie! I just received mine today, and I am already in love with it! You did such an amazing job on it! I loved reading about you in the section up above, and I want to wish you the best of luck! Thank you again!

Katie stouffer

July 2, 2015

Hello! I just bought a shirt you made in Michigan! I love it. I am a graphic designer and just wanted to let you know if you ever do start up a business I'd be happy to do a logo for you :) best of luck!

Allison Wills

March 19, 2015

Thank you, Yessenia. I received my beanie today that you made and absolutely love it! I just wanted to take a moment and thank you and wish you well.

Thank you again!

Scott Wilson

January 30, 2015

Thanks for your great work. My toboggan is very comfortable and warm!


Tyler Pennell

January 1, 2015

I received my beanie last night that you made and absolutely love it! I just wanted to take a moment and thank you and wish you a healthy, successful, and prosperous 2015. Thank you Yessenia, very much appreciated =)

Amanda Solar

December 30, 2014

Thank you so much for my beanie! I absolutely adore it! :)

Oregon, United States

José Lara

November 18, 2014

Muchísimas gracias por el gorro Yessenia. Aparte de que está muy lindo, está calientito. Nada como un buen gorro peruano para el frío de las montañas.

Mucho éxito y bendiciones!

Nathan Davila

November 16, 2014

Such a good beanie! It's comfy, cozy, it hugs my head with much love ^_^ thanks yessinia I really enjoy wearing it

Miles Hagin

October 10, 2014

Thanks Yenessia!!! I love my hat and I wish I was as good at knitting as you are! - from Miles in California, USA