by Knit Picks Staff on February 14, 2019
We're so excited to share what's new with us at Knit Picks! Muse, our newest yarn line, has been months in the making--it's our first ever Knit Picks exclusive yarn crafted in Japan. And as you can see, the colors are downright stunning. Not only that, we have two gorgeous new pattern collections perfect for these chilly winter months, our annual dishcloth compilation, and some great free patterns. Read on to learn more!
by Stacey on December 28, 2018
If you are looking for perfect baby shower gifts to make, a soft cotton cloth is always welcome. Whether for cleaning delicate skin or using as all around snuggle piece, these towels are super useful as well as being fun to make! We've shown you several this year; the newest is the very cute Star Baby Cloth.
by Stacey on December 21, 2018
“May you have warm words on a cold evening, a full moon on a dark night and a smooth road all the way to your door.” - Irish Blessing Playing with front post and back post crochet always has fascinating results - it creates a fun texture that is perfect for dishcloths. An example I hadn't run across before is this week's newest member of the Scrub-A-Dub club - check out the free Crochet Celtic Weave Dishcloth pattern
by Stacey on December 14, 2018
Cables are not a usual option for dishcloths, mainly because usually only one side looks good while the wrong side is just not attractive. But the newest member of our Scrub-A-Dub club looks great on both sides - check out the free Nordic Dishcloth pattern.
by Stacey on December 7, 2018
"For it is in giving that we receive" - Francis of Assisi The holidays are upon us! (Happy Hanukkah!). If you are looking for a quick decorating project - or a quick gift - you can't go wrong with the newest member of the Scrub-A-Dub club check out the sweet free Christmas Bauble Washcloth pattern.
by Stacey on November 30, 2018
In most cases, knitting (or crocheting) a dishcloth tends to be the same basic constructions - working back and forth in a square. If you are looking to change up your dishcloth game, the newest member of the Scrub-A-Dub club is the perfect project - check out the free Small Tiles Dishcloth pattern.
by Stacey on November 23, 2018
"Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough." - Oprah Winfrey Yesterday in the US was Thanksgiving and if you were like many folks, I bet you had a lot of dishes to wash. If you are in need of a quick project to replenish your supply of dishcloths, we have the perfect project for you. Check out the free Tucked Rib Dishcloth pattern.
by Stacey on November 16, 2018
Mitered squares are one of my favorite things to knit - whether it's the amazing Hue Shift Afghan or a simple dishcloth, I find each square immensely satisfying. However I've never tried it with crochet. The new free Tunisian Purl Stitch Dishcloth pattern seems to me a great way to get started.
by Stacey on November 9, 2018
"“I am trying to break free from my stripes addiction, but the pull is strong!" ― Gillian Jacobs Happy Friday! If you are a beginner, looking to upgrade your knitting skills, trying your hand at slip stitches!. This weeks Scrub-a-Dub club pattern will help you get started, check out the free Woven Stripes Dishcloth pattern.
by Stacey on October 26, 2018
We love our animals here and I would say cats are the most popular (just see our 9 Lives collection!). I've always had kitties growing up and black cats were always a favorite. So I was extremely excited when we received the new member of the Scrub-A-Dub club, the adorable free Kitty Dishcloth.