Kat Karnaky is a textile designer in Oakland, CA, whose quirky and original work can be found on fashion and home textiles. Since the beginning of her career 16 years ago, she has worked for small independent designers as well as for large companies like Anthropologie, Urban Outfitters, Pottery Barn, Williams Sonoma Home and currently, for Sears Women’s Fashion. She also teaches silkscreening at California College of the Arts in Oakland, CA. 

Kat received her BA in Textile Design at California College of Art in Oakland, CA and her MS in Textile Design at Philadelphia University in Philadelphia, PA. She was an Apprentice and Print Fellow at The Fabric Workshop and Museum in Philadelphia, PA.  

In her free time, she collaborates with her sister, for Miss KK Sister Collaboration ( and creates Baby Cats of California ( a gender neutral kids and adult line.

Thank you for visiting my site, for further inquiries or questions, please email me at saltcat@hotmail