Category Archives: Inspiration

Knit Picks Fair Isle & Festive Fox Pillows
New for October: Stashbusting & Holiday Fun

Here we are, early October; a truly magical time of year! That all too brief period of time where we stop and breathe before the whirlwind of holiday joie de vivre begins. You can still plan & create your thoughtful holiday gifts, but also relax and enjoy the splendor of the fall season. With the season of making and gifting near at hand, we know you’re likely in holiday project ...

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Knit Picks Allotrope Twist Sweater
A Sweater to Remember

We’ve all experienced it. It happens every fall, like clockwork: sweater envy. Those luscious tweeds, sinewy cables, plush woolens. Ahhh. It’s the stuff knitter dreams are made of. With the cooler weather at our door, we have assembled a short list of sweaters that we have not-so-secretly been drooling over.   Hillary – The Allotrope ...

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Knit Picks Log Cabin Throw
12 Weeks of Gifting: Log Cabin Throw

It’s the second week in we our annual 12 Weeks of Gifting! Every Tuesday we release a brand new free pattern, counting down the days to mid December. This week’s freebie pattern is the Log Cabin Throw! Capture the classic look of log cabin quilts with this fun and easy throw. Worked from the center out ...

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Black & Orange (& Purple & Grey!) Sale

Zero tricks. Just treats. We’re gearing up for all things Halloween with a frighteningly good sale! For one week only, you’ll save up to 50% off over 400 black, orange, grey, and even purple yarns!

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Knit Picks Blocks & Ribs Throw
12 Weeks of Gifting – Blocks and Ribs Throw

It’s that time of year when makers go into overdrive: holiday gifting season! As the world of technological gadgets and gizmos seems to be growing at an astronomical rate, the desire (and the necessity) to hit the pause button and settle into an afternoon of crafting is all the more enticing. What better way to express ...

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Knit Picks Mighty Stitch yarns
20% off Mighty Stitch Yarns!

It’s October, and that means we are in peak knitting & crocheting season. With the holidays right around the corner, what better way to get in the spirit than with quick + fun projects that are easy to care for and perfect for gifting? Queue the October monthly yarn sale: 20% off all Mighty ...

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Knit Picks Stroll Glimmer Sock labs
Stroll Glimmer Sock Labs are here!

Set phasers to sparkle with our new limited edition Stroll Glimmer Sock Lab colors! For this next Sock Lab experiment, we added a touch of sparkle to the mix! We were going for a astral aesthetic, and we think we hit the mark.  The galactic handpainted colors play really come to life on the sparkly base of Stroll ...

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Knit Picks Capretta Superwash Neons
Neon Capretta Superwash: Color to the max!

Each decade provides its own iconic color palette that when you see it years later, it gives you that fantastic nostalgia of a time that seemed so awesome. Like a few of us here in the office, I’m a child of the 80s (and a little bit 90s), and the color palette that throws me back into ...

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Knit Picks Weft Wrap
We Heart Fall!

“Fact: Fall is the best time of the year.” Dwight Schrute Okay. That is not an actual quote as Dwight Schrute is not an actual person, but I’m pretty confident that if he was real, he would totally make that statement. Needless to say, I would agree with him 1000%. Perhaps the thing that I love most about fall ...

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Flaunt

Knitters of all skill levels will be excited to hear about our new collection, Flaunt!  These bulky accessories are as quick to knit as they are fashionable and glamorous. 15 patterns fill these pages showing the ins and outs of how to make some gorgeous scarves, cowls, and wraps. Stay toasty and look fresh all through the fall and winter ...

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