Category Archives: Yarn Madness

New Felici Colors Winter 2017 www.knitpicks.com
New Felici colors are here!

{frolic!} Felici is Back Top Row: Toucan, Pinata, Unicorn, Jamboree, Slumber Party. Bottom Row: Beyond the Wall (returning), Chickadee, Soft Serve, Limeade, Saltwater Taffy[/caption] Felici lovers, rejoice! Your favorite self-striping sock yarn is BACK with 9 new colors, and 4 returning favorites. There is something for everyone in this winter's limited release of colors, including plenty of bright color combinations (your faves), plus several muted colorways well as a couple of the more masculine colors you asked for. We are pretty excited about this selection of NEW Felici colors, and we think you will be as well.

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Knit Picks Big Sale is Happening….Now!

By now many of you have filled your carts with enough balls, hanks, and notions to inspire amazing creations for months to come, but for you late risers and curious shoppers here is a brief overview of what we have in store for the week ahead.

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Yarn Madness Round 6 – Final 2!

All right folks, this is it!  After a grueling few weeks of battles, we have our Final 2!  The Final Four were so close - only had a handful of votes between the winner & loser in both battles.  But, Wool of the Andes prevailed over Alpaca Cloud and Comfy had a hard won victory over Cotlin.  So here is your updated bracket!

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Yarn Madness Round 5 – the Final Four

We are down to our Final Four!  In the last round, Comfy and Billow were neck and neck for most of the round, until Comfy surged ahead in the final hours with 55% of the vote.  And Cotlin trounced Dishie with 72% of the vote, so the two cotton "C"s are moving on to the Final Four!  Here's the updated bracket.

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Yarn Madness Round 4 – Elite Eight pt 2

Welcome back to Yarn Madness!  In our two battles last week, Wool of the Andes had a close win over Capra (54% of the vote) while Alpaca Cloud barreled over Wool of the Andes Bulky (70% of the vote - was it the beautiful new projects from In Bloom in Alpaca Cloud that gave it the advantage?)  So here is the updated bracket!

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Yarn Madness Round 3 – Elite Eight pt 1

Wow!  2 battles in Round 2 were thisclose! In the Plantastic Battle, Comfy just barely squeaked by Galileo by 9 whole votes (see, every vote counts!).  And in an even closer match, Cotlin and Shine were neck & neck the entire time with Cotlin finally coming out on top by 5 votes.  The other 2 battles were pretty decisive with Billow getting 70% of the vote in the battle with Curio and Dishie triumphant over Dishie Multi with 65% of the vote.  So here's the updated bracket:

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Yarn Madness Round 2 – The Cool Cottons Bracket

Well, Round 1 is complete!  In the most heated battle, Wool of the Andes vs Palette, there were less than 40 votes between the winner and loser!  But WoTA reigned supreme with 52% of the votes.  The other battles were fairly decisive with Capra (70% of the votes), Wool of the Andes Bulky (63% of the votes) and Alpaca Cloud (74% of the votes) all coming out on top and moving on.  Here's the updated bracket:

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