Category Archives: lace

Free Easy Lace Dishcloth Pattern

Welcome to Week 32 of our Clean & Crafty Free Pattern series! Do you love the look of lace but don't know where to begin? This weeks dishcloth is here to take the fear from lace knitting - check out the Easy Lace Dishcloth!

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Knitting Geekery – Knitted Lace Traditions

You might have noticed that we have lace on the brain a bit here at Knit Picks, what with our customizing, beginner-friendly Shawls for All and the drool-worthy Luxurious Lace. Lace knitting in particular has a certain mystique, with fabled,almost esoteric traditions with origins shrouded in mystic legendry. Flipping or clicking through Luxurious Lace in particular, you might have seen references to various traditions. Though adapted to modern tools and methods, when you work these and other patterns you are participating in a tradition. Let's take a bit of time to explore a few of these traditions, and look at what exactly makes Estonian lace Estonian lace.

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Podcast 258: Beginning Lace

Shawls for All, our new mix-and-match shawl collection, has been something of a pet project for a few people around Knit Picks, and we really think that Joyce Fassbender, the brains behind the collection, has really given us something special.

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Free Downloadable July Calendar from Knit Picks
Free Downloadable July Calendar

Happy July! It's hard to believe that we are halfway through 2017. With the sun shining and the air heating up, it's time to reach for those light & airy projects so this month, our free downloadable July calendar features our gorgeous 100% silk yarn Luminance - perfect for use in our gorgeous new lace collections Luxurious Lace and Shawls For All!

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You Can Never Have Enough Luxurious Lace

It’s been a while since Knit Picks to put out an advanced lace collection and we’re quite excited to present this year’s offering, Luxurious Lace. We decided on the name because of the stunningly sophisticated stitches, the deliciously indulgent yarn, and because our graphic designer refused to create a logo for our working title: OMG THESE ARE SO PRETTY.

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Podcast 257: Luxurious Lace

That's right, we're reviving the Knit Picks Podcast! In each episode we'll be exploring a knitting theme, featuring Knit Picks staff members discussing their favorite topics. In honor of our newly released advanced lace collection, Luxurious Lace, we'll be talking about all things lace.

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Designer Interview – Joyce Fassbender

Joyce is a long time collaborator with Knit Picks and you can find her genius all around KnitPicks.com. Most recently, Joyce was the sole contributor to our new Shawls For All Collection, meant especially to introduce knitters to lace by letting them build their own lace shawl, step-by-step.

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Monthly Yarn Sale: 20% Off Alpaca Cloud

Soft, light, and amazingly warm, Alpaca Cloud is perfect for shawls and accessories. Try doubling it for gorgeous garments you'll love to wear, too! This month, Alpaca Cloud is 20% off. With so many gorgeous colors in both fingering and lace weight, alpaca cloud is hard to resist already. This sale might just put it over the top! Find all Alpaca Cloud on sale right HERE.

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Lace Tip of the Week with Geoff Hunnicut

Have you tried knitting a nupp? If you're new to lace, these lovely bobbles can seem intimidating. Don't worry - Geoff Hunnicut is here to guide you through the process! In our Lace Tip of the Week, Geoff shows you all the key steps to knitting a nupp, on both sides of your lace fabric.

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