Marjo-Riitta is from Salo and was born in 1947. She has been a Myssy Granny since 2018. Marjo-Riitta learned to knit in school and nowadays she also knits a lot for her children and grandchildren. According to her, the best thing about being Myssy Granny is that you can knit in peace at your own time, because it calms you down.
Marjo-Riitta spends several hours a day with her knitting needles. Marjo-Riitta reveals that she has a background as a speed skater and bowler at a young age, where she also met her spouse.
Marjo-Riitta has retired from her role as a Myssy Granny, but her knitted Myssy beanies and hats can still be found all around the world!