Category Archives: crochet

CotLin yarn balls
Yarn Sale of the Month – CotLin

Once again it’s time for our monthly yarn sale, and this month it’s CotLin!  The blend of 70% Tangius Cotton and 30% Linen gives this yarn a wonderful lushness that endures even through the demands of daily use.  Each wash makes these fibers softer, which makes CotLin an excellent yarn for a wide range of finished ...

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Designer Interview – Deja Joy

The multi-talented Deja Joy creates both knit and crochet patterns as part of Knit Picks' Independent Designer Partnership program, and is one of our most prolific contributors of crochet patterns, with a wide variety of fun colorwork accessories and functional projects.

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Free Dishcloth Pattern – Virgo

Are you a summer baby whose birthday is coming up soon? Than the eighth pattern in our free year long Zodiac Dishcloth series is for you. Check out the great Virgo Dishcloth by Beth Major.

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Free Dishcloth Pattern – Leo

Roar! Calling all of those born under the sign of the lion, the seventh pattern in our free year long Zodiac Dishcloth series is for you. Check out the great Leo Dishcloth by Beth Major.

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Free Dishcloth Pattern – Cancer

Are you a summer baby? If you were born under the sign of the crab, the sixth pattern in our free year long Zodiac Dishcloth series is perfect for you! Check out the great Cancer Dishcloth by Beth Major.

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Free Taurus Crochet Pattern - Zodiac Dishcloth from Knit Picks
Free Dishcloth Pattern – Gemini

Are you lucky enough to born under the sign of the twins? (I suppose I should note that I'm a Gemini). Well the fifth pattern in our free year long Zodiac Dishcloth series is perfect for you! Check out the great Gemini Dishcloth by Beth Major.

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Free Dishcloth Pattern – Taurus

Does your birthday fall under the sign of the bull? Well the fourth in our year long Zodiac Dishcloth series is perfect for you! Check out the cute Taurus Dishcloth by Beth Major.

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Free Dishcloth Pattern – Aries

Calling all Aries (and those who love them)! We have a project just for you - check out the third in our year long Zodiac Dishcloth Series - the Aries Dishcloth by Beth Major.

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Gift Guide for New Knitters from KnitPicks.com
Give the Gift of Knitting & Crocheting

Among the greatest blessings in my life (along with pre-cooked sausages and Amazon Prime), I count knitting and crocheting at the very top. The joy, fulfillment and unwinding (pun intended) they have brought into my life are beyond measure. Though my crafting journey has been marked with many tears (I still get PTSD when I drop a stitch), I am eternally grateful to my patient coworkers for starting me on this lifelong adventure. My very first crochet project was a cowl in our super soft Billow cotton yarn. Despite the shockingly uneven stitches, I don't think there was a prouder gal that cold winter day of 2012.

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