Category Archives: Yarn

Introducing Felici Worsted

Felici lovers, it's time to celebrate! Your favorite ultra soft self-striping yarn is back, bigger and better than ever! We brought back some of our best-selling colorways - and your favorites! All the things you love about Felici Sock Yarn is now available in worsted-weight: Superwash Merino at 19.5 microns (layman's translation: super-duper soft) for amazing next-to-skin-softness, with a bit of nylon for strength and durability. Introducing Felici Worsted, for everything from socks to washable accessories.

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Choosing The Right Cotton Yarn For Your Projects

It's spring, the weather is warming up and it's time to put away those woolly sweaters and switch them out for lighter weight garments! A question we often get  this time of the year is which of our cotton yarns work best for certain projects. I've put together some information and a list of what we recommend for some of our warm weather cotton and cotton-blend yarns. First, a brief overview of cotton yarn. Cotton is strong, durable and machine-washable fiber. It's a great choice to use for people with wool sensitivities and  vegans; plus it's wonderful for next-to-skin wear during warmer months. Cotton can be harder on the hands for some people since it is an inelastic fiber; cotton blends tend to be easier to knit or crochet with. Because of the inelastic nature, it can be harder for cables or color work projects; however textured stitches will show up beautifully. And now the yarns!

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Introducing Stroll Gradient

We’ve done a lot with Stroll, our soft, sturdy and all-around delicious Merino/Nylon sock blend, but nothing quite like this. Stroll Gradient is a 100g skein with handpainted color changes that extend the entire length of the skein. No repeats, no striping, just blended blocks of lovely color.

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Knit Picks Spring 2017 Catalog: Stroll Gradient. www.knitpicks.com
Knit Picks Spring 2017 Catalog

Are you ready for some really fun stuff? Our Knit Picks Spring 2017 Catalog is here, and with it comes some very exciting news! We have two brand-new yarns to show you, along with two beautiful new pattern collections. Let's not wait any longer - let us introduce you to: Stroll Gradient Yarn

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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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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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Knit Picks Classroom: Sock School

In my humble opinion, handmade socks are the perfect project  - they can be as simple or as complicated as you want them to be, they're small and portable so they can be worked on anywhere, a typical pair of socks takes less than 100 grams of yarn and, best of all,  the end product is something everyone can use. Now is the best time to get in on the fun - our fabulous Felici sock yarn is now on sale!

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New at Knit Picks - Dishie Multi! knitpicks.com
New at Knit Picks

Are you ready for some exciting news? We have some really fun new products to share with you... including the return of a favorite yarn line, two new pattern collections, and a whole handful of super fun accessories! Here's what's new at Knit Picks: Dishie Multi is BACK!

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Praise for Paragon – a Sale Too!

Oh, how we love Paragon! From cardigans to shawls and hats, Paragon will become your go-to yarn for all your luxurious projects. Want to give it a whirl? We're offering this fabulous yarn at 25% off for the whole month of February. Hurry, the month will be over before you know it so make sure you snag a ball (or two!) for your next project while you can! To celebrate our love of Paragon take a peek at some of our favorite patterns in this lovely yarn below.

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