Monthly Archives: November 2016

Instant Outfit: Knit Accessories

From work to play to nights out on the town, our Under 200 pattern collection has something for every style. Here just in time for the holidays, this fabulous new pattern collection is packed with 28 stash-busting projects, each made with under 200 grams of yarn. It’s full of so many great knit accessories, including hats, scarves, shawls, and accessories. Today let’s talk about how to incorporate some of these stunning accessories into your wardrobe.

3 Ways to Wear the Under 200 Collection

Knit Accessories - Voyageur Scarf at

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Meet Daniel!

We have recently had some staff changes here at the Knit Picks office. It took a few months to find just the right person, but we are happy to introduce. . .me!


I’m Daniel, and I am the new Administrative Assistant for Knit Picks. I’ll be around to do the fiddly, little things that no one else has the time (or inclination) for. In addition, I am the new Coordinator for our Independent Designer Partnership Program, so if you are one of our Independent Designers (or would like to be!) you’ll be working with me.

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The Monthly Yarn Sale – Biggo!


I’m so excited for our Sale of the Month! This month, it’s our super-soft, washable bulky yarn Biggo, on sale for just $6.79 a hank! For me, Biggo is one of my favorite yarns because it’s so soft and big, PLUS it’s machine-washable, so it’s really great for sweaters and home decor. The 2-ply construction and the 50% nylon content mean it’s very durable too. And I have to admit that I love all the heather colors-they just give a project that extra something that really makes it special.

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12 Weeks of Gifting – Free Forest Path Blanket Pattern!

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Welcome to week six in our 12 Weeks of Gifting series of free patterns! This week’s special (free) treat is the Forest Path Blanket pattern! Easy granny stripes in our popular and sturdy Wool of the Andes Worsted yarn makes this the perfect project to return to time after time. Easy to memorize and cozy to use, download this pattern for free this week and put those crochet hooks to work!

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November 2016 Calendar

As the days get shorter and the air grows chilly, it’s time to warm up with some woolly projects! This month’s free downloadable calendar features the some of our favorites patterns from our recent Under 200 collection. Clockwise from L-R: Kearsarge Shawl by Kathi Snodgrass, knit in the ultra-luxe Diadem DK; Leanan Hat by Stephannie Tallent, knit in our rustic and warm City Tweed HW; ZigZagging Hat and Mitts by Mone Dräger knit in silky soft Gloss DK and Daya Headband by Allison O’Mahony knit in our bright and fun Tuff Puff. All of these projects will keep you warm this winter – and are perfect for last minute holiday gifts too!

 Free Downloadable Calendar - Nov 2016 from

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