Monthly Archives: April 2019

Introducing CotLin Reflections

Our latest Special Reserve Collection, CotLin Reflections, is everything I love in yarn. Inspired by the iconic hues of Indigo dyeing traditions, the collection was designed to highlight the stunning contrasts between snowy white fiber, indigo blue, and all those lovely shades in between. And boy, does it! Reflections is downright gorgeous, and the fact that it’s a summery cotton and linen blend just makes it absolutely perfect in my book.

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Room to Grow: A Baby Crochet Collection

Featuring playful crochet in sweet colors, Room to Grow: A Baby Crochet Collection offers nine patterns for those silly, joyful, and oh-so lovable kiddos in your life. We’ve chosen the yarns in this book specifically with babies in mind – they’re easy to care for and durable, which is something all parents will appreciate! So find inspiration for that next baby shower or birthday, or simply crochet something fabulous for the babies (and parents!) you love.

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Earth Day Freebies!

We love our planet. In the spirit of celebrating Earth Day, we’re sharing the love by offering limited edition free reusable totes and project bags for anyone who shops the site this weekend!
To get yours, it’s SUPER simple:
If your order totals $50 or more, you get to add a free “Coffee Cup” project bag to your cart with promo code EARTH50. Made from 100% certified organic cotton, this 10″ x 12″ drawstring bag serves up crafty inspiration when you need it most.
For those who spend a bit more ($75+), you can add the adorable “Rainbow Cloud” tote bag to your cart with code EARTH75. Made from recycled cotton, this cheerful carryall is sure to bring a smile to your face.
It’s as simple …

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Podcast 298: Earth Day, Every Day

Knit Picks Podcast 298: Earth Day, Every Day

After such a long, wet winter here in the Pacific Northwest, everyone at Knit Picks has been looking forward to the noticeably greener (and hopefully dryer) spring season. The trees have started to leaf out, the daffodils have bloomed their little hearts out and our knitting queue has taken a turn toward lightweight cotton garments and cheerful spring colors.

Our favorite spring landmark is EARTH DAY! Every year we take a moment to celebrate the eco section of our offerings. Alexis and Hannah sit down to chat about our Oeko-Tex and GOT certified yarns. These Cotton, Wool and Alpaca yarns are held to the highest standards and deserve a special place in our line …

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Color Crush: Crochet Shawl Collection

When Spring rolls around, I love wrapping up in my lightweight, cozy knits while out running errands or meeting friends for brunch. Our newest shawl collection is just my style! Bright, graphic patterns with a modern touch, these crochet patterns are just as much fun to make as they are to wear!

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Playdate: A Baby Knits Collection

Knit Picks Baby Graphic Cardigan patternDesigner: Quenna Lee

I make no secret of how much I love, love, LOVE tiny babies and their tiny baby clothes. The look on my face and audible squeal I make whenever I see a new human in a grownup looking garment is also kind of a giveaway, too. Imagine my delight when I learned we were planning a baby knits collection for this spring! Hoo-boy. It was some next-level excitement.

First things first—is there anything more heart melting than a little one in a teeny knit cardigan? I think not. This new collection offers several versions of this wardrobe staple to choose from! One such project is the Baby Graphic Cardigan, featuring the classic top down …

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