I don’t know about you, but I love a good stocking. They were a pretty big deal in my family when I was young and I’ve tried to carry on the tradition of presenting them ridiculously overflowing. Sometimes putting together a truly good stocking is almost more work than all of your other gift shopping combined, so we thought you might want some inspiration.
One of our favorite days of the year is when the wonderful Oregon Humane Society brings the Snuggle Express! This is a program they do every December for Portland/Vancouver businesses where they bring by kittens and puppies for staff to play and snuggle with. It always brings a smile to our faces so here are a few images from our time today:[caption id="attachment_62355" align="alignnone" width="600"] Alexis getting a bunch of puppy kisses[/caption] Read more »
Spread the handmade love around this holiday with these quick and easy hand-knit gift ideas! Here are a few patterns that can be easily knitted in a weekend, afternoon, or even an hour.Read more »
We’ve come to the end of 12 Weeks of Gifting! The two and half months have certainly flown by. This week is our last free pattern in the series, but never fear, these patterns will be available year round for whenever you need quick gift. And I can guarantee that the project this week knits up super quick because I designed and knit myself – Check out the Sugar Twist Cowl.
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The staff at Knit Picks loves the holidays because we get to share all our crafty expertise with friends and family from baking treats to knitting with steeks. We also know that ambition can get the best of us, therefore, this year we designed for our gift giving-loving customers a menagerie of Ready to Wrap Gifts!Read more »
Greetings! I am the newest marketing administrative assistant here at Knit Picks. I’ll be behind the scenes of all things social media, email, and design related. I consider it a dream come true to be working in an environment surrounded by so much crafty goodness.
Hey Kate! How long have you been at Knit Picks?
I started just after Thanksgiving of …
Hello! I’m Brooke! I’m the new graphic designer over at KnitPicks, and I’m super excited to be here.
My craft background is like a patchwork made out of things you find in the back of your art cabinet. I’m a big fan of graphite, colored pencil, and ink work. I’m also partial toward digital illustration, geometric sculpture, and finding random things to glue together. I do knit and crochet, but I’ve never successfully knitted in the round (which I’m fixing to …