Monthly Archives: June 2018

Celebrate – Felici is BACK!

Felici Self-Striping yarn back at Knit Picks!

That’s right – our favorite self-striping yarn is back with brand new colors (and one returning favorite)! Felici is always a fun yarn for us to design – we love thinking of different variations of these colorful stripes. For some of the ones this round, we decided to play with striping patterns and stripe lengths.

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Podcast 278: Knit in Public Day 2018

That special time comes but once a year, an occasion for the celebration of our skills and some crafty camraderie, a chance to let our fiber flag fly: Knit in Public Day! In keeping with recent Knit Picks tradition, we hosted a knitting potluck at a nearby park, with everything from previews to prizes. A few members of our team are here to tell us in their own words just how their Knit in Public Day went.
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Free Sailboat Baby Cloth Pattern

I’m not afraid of storms, for I’m learning how to sail my ship.” – Louisa May Alcott

Summer is almost here and that means celebrating at water’s edges, enjoying the lakes, oceans and rivers all around.  For all new parents, the newest free pattern in our Scrub-A-Dub Club is a perfect gift for those water lovers  – check out the Sailboat Baby Cloth.

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Summer Launch: New Bare Yarns + Lace Collections!

Knit Picks Summer yarn sale 2018
Summer starts next week, but things are already heating up around the Knit Picks office. We’re SO excited to show off our 2 new Lace collections, as well as 12 brand spankin’ new Bare Yarns! Did we mention that we’re also kicking off our biggest summer yarn sale ever, too? It’s almost too much awesomeness for one post. Almost.

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Free The Sun’s Out! Dishcloth

Ain’t no sunshine when she’s gone
It’s not warm when she’s away
Ain’t no sunshine when she’s gone
And she’s always gone too long
Anytime she goes away

– Bill Withers

No matter if the sun is shining where you are or not (as it is in Pacific Northwest this week), you can brighten your kitchen anytime with the newest member of the Scrub-A-Dub – the free The Sun’s Out Dishcloth.

Free sun dishcloth pattern from Knit Picks

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We LOVE Crochet!


Crochet is such a fun craft! Although I am not a confident knitter, crochet will always have my heart. I love how easy it is to play with color, how fast it is to finish projects, and the fun projects you can easily create with crochet. I thought that I would pay tribute to my love of crochet in today’s post by highlighting …

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