Category Archives: Stuff We Love

Global Fiber Tour #2: Denmark!

Raise your hand if your travel itineraries start with stops that involve yarn, fabric, thread, or anything tangentially related to crafting? Oh man, me too! Last summer my husband and I traveled to both the island of Bornholm and Copenhagen for ten days. Before I penciled in any castles, gardens or museums, I had a map of every craft-adjacent institution in both places first. Tag ...

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Staff Favorites ♥

Happy Val/Pal/Galentine’s Day everybody! We thought we’d share a few of our Knit Picks favorites with some of our favorite people (you!).

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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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Our Favorite Multitasking Media

Whether you're traveling over the next couple of weeks, furiously knitting to finish up gifts, or or simply just relaxing this holiday season, a good podcast or TV show is an excellent way to entertain you. Monotonous tasks just seem so much better when you have friends around, even if those friends do live in your earbuds or on your screen. Since all of here at Knit Picks staff are big fans of various multitasking media, we thought we share some of our favorites with you.

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Big Sale – New Fiber Flair

It’s the middle of November, so you all likely know that it’s the time of year for our annual BIG SALE. Amongst all of the yearly deals and sales (can you say Complete Yarnline Packs for 30% off?!), this time of year we also come out with a whole new range of our exclusively designed Knit Picks goodies.

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Things we love: staff favorites

Did you know that every one of the Knit Picks staff knits and/or crochets? In fact, even our customer service representatives are experienced knitters - along with two of our IT staff members. It's true - we're knitters too! We thought you might enjoy meeting some of our staff and seeing a few of their favorite items. Knit Picks staff favorites: Michelle's picks

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Podcast 259: Fantastic Felici

You might think you know our stupendous, self-striping sock yarn, Felici, with it's sensously soft 75% Merino Wool, 25% Nylon blend and ever-changing selection of brilliant colors, in classic fingering or new worsted weights. Whether you're a devoted follower or a burgeoning novitiate, you might be surprised at what you learn with this glimpse behind the scenes for one of our favorite yarns to develop.

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Podcast 257: Luxurious Lace

That's right, we're reviving the Knit Picks Podcast! In each episode we'll be exploring a knitting theme, featuring Knit Picks staff members discussing their favorite topics. In honor of our newly released advanced lace collection, Luxurious Lace, we'll be talking about all things lace.

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Designer Interview - Rebekah Berkompas, Baby Moc-a-Soc
Designer Interview – Rebekah Berkompas

Rebekah Berkompas is one of the most versatile designers involved in Knit Picks' Independent Designer Partnership program, with a wide-ranging collection of knits, from practical kitchen patterns to booties of all sizes and lovely shawls.

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