Category Archives: Inspiration

Knit picks fall Felici 2018 colors
Fall Felici colors are here!

Sound the alarm! Our Fall Felici colors are FINALLY here and they are SO SO GOOD. Instead of 12 new colors, we switched things up a bit and created 5 fun new colorways and brought back 7 of our best selling varieties from years past. You know the drill; these are limited edition and will ...

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BIG News: It’s time for the big sale!

We’ve been all aflutter these past few weeks (and months), planning and creating some really exciting stuff for you folks to enjoy this fall. New A-DOR-A-BLE project & tote bags, complete with kitty piles, fluffy cloud/happy rainbow combos, and a plucky cactus for good measure. Not to mention our new sensible & stylish organizational accessories (I’m looking at you embossed needle ...

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Knit Picks Brindle & Blend
12 Weeks of Gifting: Brindle & Blend Shawl

  It’s week 6 in our 12 Weeks of Gifting series and this week we’re swooning over the subtly shifting colors of the Brindle & Blend Shawl. Knit from end to end on the bias in tried-and-true Hawthorne Multi yarns, the pattern includes two different bind off options. This shawl incorporates subtle blending of brindled stripes along ...

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Knit Picks Comfy Yarns
Ultimate Comfy Yarn Sale!

For the entire month of November, you’ll save 20%-40% on Comfy Yarns, making it our ultimate Comfy yarn sale!  Because its supple softness can’t be beat, Comfy Yarns make the BEST gifts like blankets and easy wearing garments, especially for little ones or those with sensitive skin.  The breathability and softness of Pima cotton allows for easy wearing ...

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Meet Lee, new graphic designer

Hi, I’m Lee, your new digital graphic designer! That means I’m creating the emails you get from us multiple times a week, as well as the graphics on the website, and other assorted stuff. I’m so happy to be here—as a former knitting pattern designer, and a new graphic designer, this job is the perfect overlap of my two biggest fields of ...

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Knit Picks Progression Scarf
12 Weeks of Gifting: Progression Scarf

  Everyone loves a cozy scarf, which makes this week’s 12 Weeks of Gifting pattern perfect for, well, gifting! The shifting colors of the elegant Progression Scarf pattern may look complicated to knit, but Chroma Worsted does all the heavy lifting. All you do is work 3 balls alongside each other and make sure to start ...

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Knit Pivkd Sock Labs Hawthorne Speckles
Sock Labs: Halloween Edition

“Everyday is Halloween, isn’t it?” Tim Burton Warning! We went a little “mad scientist” in the sock lab this month. We blame all the chocolate covered treats and pumpkin flavored everything we are surrounded by on a daily basis. The results of our experimentation? A veritable monster mash-up of bold hues and stark black speckles that scream “It’s ...

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Knit Picks Winter Pillow
12 Weeks of Gifting: Winter Pillow

“What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.” – John Steinbeck   It’s week 4 of our annual 12 Weeks of Gifting series!  This week’s freebie pattern is the Winter Pillow, a classic two color design that makes for a great introduction to stranded colorwork. Customize with your favorite festive shades ...

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Knit Picks Diffusion Shawl
12 Weeks of Gifting: Diffusion Shawl

We’re 3 weeks into our annual 12 Weeks of Gifting series!  This week’s freebie pattern is the Diffusion Shawl,  an asymmetric triangular shawl worked sideways in garter stitch with simple lace.

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