Category Archives: Inspiration

Knitted hat and socks with squirrel stuffed animal
Baby Shower Rewind!

Baby Aria will be here in 3 short weeks! Here is a recap of our Baby Shower and a few highly recommended handmade gifts for an expecting mother-to-be. In just 3 short weeks baby Aria will be making her way into this world! Here are a few of our favorite hand made gifts that we were showered with this past week.

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Winter Survival Guide

“Winter is not a season, it’s an occupation.” – Sinclair Lewis   Unless you live below the 35th parallel, chances are you have had to endure your fair share of winter weather lately.  While I am able to appreciate the beauty of falling snow and all things chilly, I find that the likelihood is far greater if I am doing so from the comfort ...

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Podcast 270: Windward

In this podcast episode, join the Knit Picks staff as we explore our newest collection, Windward: Cable Collection, and offer our insights into cabling.

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Yarn Sale of the Month – CotLin

Once again it’s time for our monthly yarn sale, and this month it’s CotLin!  The blend of 70% Tangius Cotton and 30% Linen gives this yarn a wonderful lushness that endures even through the demands of daily use.  Each wash makes these fibers softer, which makes CotLin an excellent yarn for a wide range of finished ...

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Our Crafty Resolutions for 2018

    Kate, Administrative Assistant It’s Year of the Dog according to the Chinese Zodiac, and I’m definitely drawing inspiration from that for my crafty new year plans. As someone who recently adopted a 5-year-old female boxer (named Debbie BTW), I can’t help but feel compelled to make ALL the things for my newest family member. Debbie will require at least 3 cowls, a cozy blanket, and ...

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cozy morning color palette
Winter Color Palettes

Now that the holidays are over you may need some color inspiration for your next projects. Here are some beautiful winter photos that are paired beautifully with our Knit Picks yarn lines. If you have a great project in mind but are stumped on what colors to use, I suggest you try a few of these beautiful winter color palettes out.

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New Yarn Line – Dapple!

Dapple is our newest yarn and it's a cushy, cozy delight. Filling a gap in our Super Bulky selection, it's the only yarn Merino yarn we carry in that weight, and also adds a novel spray effect to the solids that make up most of the yarns in that weight. Make that wool Superwash for added convenience, and you've got a yarn that fills all the right niches for something you'll really want to get your hands on. Literally. It feels amazing.

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