Category Archives: Inspiration

Under the Sea Mobile Pattern from KnitPicks.com
Favorite Baby Patterns

I love all things small - little bunnies, little cupcakes, little gnomes, and of course - little humans! Spring is the celebration of new life, so I rounded up a few of my favorite baby patterns.

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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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Sock Yarn Sale!

With the warmer weather on the way, it's time for small lightweight projects. To get you started, it's time for our Sock Yarn Sale!

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Knits for the Garden

Spring is here! Are you ready for the start of gardening season? Whether you have a lush oasis planned out back, a small plot in a community garden in your neighborhood or a sole surviving rosemary plant perched in your kitchen, we have patterns to celebrate your green thumb! From cute to functional, you can put these knits together for a trip to the farmers market or pop them on before a hard day of weeding and harvesting.

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Welcome Back Dishie Multi!

Welcome back to our colorful Dishie Multi! This cheery cotton yarn is perfect for greeting the springtime weather, with the hard-wearing and durable yarn you love but in brand new fun color combinations. Whether you need to refresh your kitchen with some bright new prints or need some quick cheerful gifts, Dishie Multi is your go to yarn.

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Celtic chill zone: triangle cabled pullover at www.knitpicks.com
Celtic Chill Zone 2017

In honor of the upcoming St. Patrick's day holiday, we've come up with a weekend's worth of projects to knit - and yummy food and drinks to prepare. It's everything you need for your own “Celtic Chill Zone” – a place to knit fancy cables, sip a tasty beverage, and munch on some delicious food. There's a little something Celtic for everyone! For a cozy weekend at home

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Green Yarn Sale
Green Yarn Sale

Vert. Viridian. Verdigris. Emerald and Beryl. Forest, Clover, Pine, Grass, Moss. Sage, Mint, Spinach, Olive, Pea, and Lime. Chartreuse. So many wonderful words for the middle of the rainbow: GREEN! For one week only, March 9-15, all green yarns are on sale for up to 40% off!* Just in time for Spring and St. Patrick’s day, or take the opportunity to stock your stash with your favorite shades of the color of life. If you find yourself at a loss for how to best take advantage of this Blarney bonanza, we have some suggestions!

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Knitting Inspiration: Elizabeth Zimmermann and Barbara G. Walker

Since today is International Women's Day, I wanted to talk about three women who have most influenced me as a knitter.  The first is my grandmother, Phyllis Fissel, who taught me to knit and who patiently cast-on and bound off for me for years before I got the hang of it. My Phyllis and Marian dishcloth is inspired by the ones she always knitted.

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Brair Rose: A Home Collection by Knit Picks - KnitPicks.com
Briar Rose: A Home Collection

With spring right around the corner, our new Briar Rose collection brings a cozy pastel palette to chase away the last of those winter blues!  Today we'll show you some more behind-the-scenes photos of these dreamy knits, just in case you needed that last little nudge to cast on one (or two!) of these sweet little projects.

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Free Downloadable March Calendar

Happy March! This month we are preparing ourselves for springtime knits with our luxury lace yarns. Whether you are in the mood for a pretty scarf to wear on a night out in one of our silky Luminance yarns or a full shawl to keep the chill off in our Alpaca Cloud lace , we've got exactly what you need. Be inspired all month long with our calendar as you dream of the springtime weather!

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