Category Archives: holiday

Fun with Fair Isle Sachets Pattern - Knitpicks.com
12 Weeks of Gifting – Free Lavender Sachet Pattern!

Welcome to this week's FREE Twelve Weeks of Gifting pattern: Fun with Fair Isle Lavender Sachets! Whether you like to brighten the scent of your knits with lavender, or need a small project in which to try fair isle knitting for the very first time, these sachets are the perfect portable project.

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15% off Knit Picks Exclusive Merchandise!

The Big Sale is still going, and it’s a great time to take advantage of our special deals on our exclusive tools and cases. Right now, we’re offering 15% off Knit Picks exclusive merchandise. Save on an a selected assortment of accessories, and there’s sure to be something perfect for your craft room or as a gift this holiday season.

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12 Weeks of Gifting – Free Forest Path Blanket Pattern!

Welcome to week six in our 12 Weeks of Gifting series of free patterns! This week's special (free) treat is the Forest Path Blanket pattern! Easy granny stripes in our popular and sturdy Wool of the Andes Worsted yarn makes this the perfect project to return to time after time. Easy to memorize and cozy to use, download this pattern for free this week and put those crochet hooks to work!

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Halloween Knitting Projects: Little Monster Vest www.knitpicks.com
Halloween Project Round-Up

I am continually amazed at the creativity of knitters! From the pattern designers that turn our fiber into amazing projects for us to knit, to the crafters who create beautiful items with those designs, my breath is taken away daily. Since Halloween is just around the corner, I've rounded up a handful of my favorite Halloween knitting projects featuring Knit Picks yarns. Halloween Knitting Projects: Little Monster Vest

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Christmas in July!

Warm weather got you down? Say "Bah-HUMBUG" to popsicles and swimsuits, now's the perfect time to start prepping your knitting queue for holiday gift-giving and winter decorations! Knitting takes time so grab a copy of our new Handmade Holiday pattern collection, get those needles started and you might just have your list of knits finished in time for December. Let's take a peek inside our collection of holiday ornaments, you're sure to find the perfect little knit, no matter the season.

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3 Ways to Use Your Knit Picks Gift Card

The holidays have come and gone - and chances are that many of you were lucky recipients of a Knit Picks gift card, yay! But now comes the eternal dilemma...how to most wisely spend your gift card: yarn, new needles, patterns and books for 2016 inspiration? As always, we're here to help and have rounded up our favorite splurge-worthy ways to use Knit Picks gift cards! 1. The Luxury Yarn Sale What can we say, after spending months and weeks crafting handmade gifts for others - it's about time for you to indulge a bit! And what better way to treat yourself than with our favorite luxury yarns, up to 40% off. *Select yarn lines and colors only. Limited to stock on hand. Ends Jan. 5, 2016.

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Presents, Presents, Presents EVERYWHERE!

It's scramble time in the gift department! No matter how far ahead I start making presents I always find myself in a mad-dash of making, right up until my parents arrive for brunch Christmas morning. While this year has been no less frantic, I have a few last-minute gifts to share that will hopefully inspire you in your own crafting endeavors!

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The Knit Picks Gift Guide: For Moms

Have you seen our annual gift guides? We just love putting together gifts for everyone on our list - especially when we are able to combine handmade gifts with a few special finds to round things out. In this case, we put a few of our favorite things together for the Moms on our lists. We chose an easy-wearing poncho, a cute tote bag and an adorable print that speaks the eternal truth (Home is where Mom is) in addition to cozy boots and even a family gathering conversation stater game - perfect for the holidays!

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Gift Cards to the Rescue!

Looking for a last minute gift for your favorite crafter? Don't panic, you've still got time to get the gift that always fits: GIFT CARDS, of course! The best part about gifting a Knit Picks gift card? You get to relax and enjoy another cup of hot chocolate; your recipient gets to indulge in their every fiber fancy. Everyone wins!

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