Category Archives: gift knitting

Last Day for Monthly Yarn Sale – Capra & Capretta

As the month comes to a close so does our monthly yarn sale on Capra and Capretta. You still have one more day to add these warm delicious yarns to your stash at 20% off. And with winter rolling over the Northern hemisphere what better way to spend the dark cool days than working up a cozy project in a blends of merino and cashmere. Here are some more ideas to consider if you have already stocked up.

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12 Weeks of Gifting – Cabled Cozies

It's Week 8 of our 12 Weeks of Gifting! Keep your cocoa nice & hot while the winter winds howl with some knitted goodness - or dress up a bottle of wine for a festive hostess gift with our free Cabled Cozies pattern!

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12 Weeks of Gifting – Off To Market Bag

It's Week 7 of our 12 Weeks of Gifting! Bringing your own bags to the grocery store is pretty standard, at least in our area. Since we are crafters, of course we always want to show of our handmade skills and this week's free pattern certainly fits the bill. Check out the super cute Off To Market Bag.

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12 Weeks of Gifting – Throw Me A Curve Scarf

It's Week 6 of our  12 Weeks of Gifting! As the air outside gets colder, the perfect way to keep off the winter chill is a nice warm scarf - especially one that will knit up in a flash! This week, our free pattern is the Throw Me A Curve Scarf.

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12 Weeks of Gifting – Color Shifting Shawl

It's Week 5 of our  12 Weeks of Gifting! We hope you have been enjoying these brand new free patterns so far! This week, we have a lovely project that is perfect for anyone who loves playing with color - check out the Color Shifting Shawl!

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Podcast 264: Gifted Knits: Advice and Stories

With the coming of Autumn also comes the quickening of the knitting compulsion. Everyone around us needs cozy garments for the burgeoning cold, and with the recent kick off of our annual 12 Weeks of Gifting, where we release a new free pattern every week for your gifting enjoyment, we decided to explore knitting specifically for gifts.

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12 Weeks of Gifting – Free Caterpillar Shawlette Pattern

It's week 3 of our  12 Weeks of Gifting! As a big fan of colorful sock yarns, I sometimes find it hard to find a lace pattern that will not get lost in the different hues. So you can image my delight when the lovely Joyce Fassbender sent along her newest pattern - The Caterpillar Shawlette, our free pattern for the week!

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