Creative Color: Our New 2016 Fair Isle Collection

Crazy for colorwork? Say “hellooooo!” to our new 2016 Fair Isle collection: Creative Color! This collection is an explosion of gorgeous autumnal jewel-tones, impressive motifs and utterly wearable knits. Newcomers to Fair Isle can try their hand at one of the classic accessories while experienced knitters have plenty of intricate sweaters to choose from for their next knitting challenge. Today we’ll be looking at three of the stunning pullovers from this brand new collection.

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ENDING SOON: The Summer Yarn Sale

Whether you’re planning your next project or just looking to add your favorite yarns to your stash, the summer yarn sale is the best time to stock up and save big! With over 1,000 yarns on sale up to 40% off, you’re sure to find something for you – but hurry, because this sale is ending soon!

knit picks summer yarn sale

Want to save an extra 10% off your purchase? Of course you do!

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Our sale is on sale! (and everything else, too)

Surprise! We’ve got sunny savings in store for you – get an extra 10% off sitewide with the promo code SUMMER10* at checkout.


The best part? You’ll also enjoy the additional discount on everything included in our summer yarn sale. Which, by the way, is ending very soon! There is officially less than a week left to save big on over 1,000 yarns. Treat yourself to your favorite stash-worthy yarn or try a new-to-you yarn, either way – don’t forget to double up the savings with the code SUMMER10.

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Favorite Knit and Crochet Books

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As the Administrative Assistant here at Knit Picks, I get to see every book that comes into our office. It’s really fun to see whats new and exciting in the world of yarn – although I admit it’s also distracting… I get inspired and all I want to do is play with yarn instead of work! So before I head off to plan my next knitting project, here are a few of my favorite knit and crochet books to cross my desk recently.

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Free Pattern Friday – Papillion Choker and Wristlets

Have you tried our gorgeous new yarn, the 100% silk laceweight Luminance?

Luminance Lace Yarn from

If you’re like me, you had to buy a skein because it’s SHINY and PRETTY (especially the silvery-blue Reflection, on the bottom far left). But once you get it, what to do with it?  Well, we have beautiful new free pattern created just for Luminance – the Papillion Choker and Wristlets by Joyce Fassbender!

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Sneak-Peek and Free Mystery Yarn Promo!

We have a brand new yarn coming out in a few weeks but as a special surprise, we want you to try it first – for free with a $25 purchase*! Not only will you be getting free yarn (which is ALWAYS a good thing), you’ll also get a brand new yet-t0-be-released yarn in your hands before anyone else.

How, you ask? It’s simple! Just following a few easy steps:

  1. Do a bit of shopping, $25 or more
  2. Enter SURPRISE16 at checkout, in the promo code box near the bottom of the cart page
  3. One skein of the sneak-peek yarn is yours, totally free

We can’t give away any details, because some things just have to be kept secret and let’s be honest – there’s nothing like getting a surprise in the mail! We can’t wait to make the official announcement for this new yarn in a few short weeks, we are all super excited here at the KP headquarters.

One last note: quantities are limited, so hurry!

And don’t forget, our summer yarn sale is going on now too, save up to 40% off over 1,000 fabulous yarns. Happy yarn shopping!

*Promo code ends 07/20/2016 at 11:59pm. Normal shipping charges apply. Purchase required, must meet or exceed $25, color is random chosen and may vary. Does not apply to downloadable merchandise, gift cards or back orders. No adjustments to prior purchases or to purchases made after this promotion expires. Offer good while supplies last – limit one per customer; must be logged into free Knit Picks account for offer to be valid. No cash value. Cannot be combined with other promo codes or offers.

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