Category Archives: Yarn

Introducing MoMo Merino and Alux yarns!
New Yarn Lines – MoMo Merino and Alux!

Today I’m really excited to introduce our two newest yarn lines: MoMo Merino and Alux!   MoMo Merino has the distinction of being the biggest yarn in the history of Knit Picks! MoMo is pre-knit into a tube and ...

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Ultra Violet. A dramatically provocative and thoughtful purple shade, PANTONE Ultra Violet communicates originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking.
2018 Pantone Color of the Year

Everyone get ready to have some phenomenal ideas, because the 2018 Pantone Color of the Year is Ultra Violet! I love when knitting inspiration finds me. Anything that can give me a fresh or interesting way to approach my projects is always welcome. When Pantone released their 2018 ...

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Knit Picks Red & Pink yarn Sale
Red and Pink Yarn Sale

It’s the Red and Pink Yarn Sale, arriving just in time for you to be our Valentine. We have over 200 rosy, blushing yarns at up to 30% off! With these gorgeous yarns at such low prices, this is the perfect opportunity to show someone special (or yourself!) just how much you care. To ...

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CotLin yarn balls
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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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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Luxury Yarn Sale, Save up to 40% off!

Over 500 of our most elegant yarns are currently on sale! Now through January 2nd you can find silk, cashmere, alpaca, and mohair all on sale and ready to be lovingly crafted into beautiful, stylish designs. From our regular radiant dyes, and handpainted colors, to the limitless potential of an undyed bare, our luxury yarns come in a dynamic range of colors helps you to realize your project's most deluxe potential.

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Simply Cotton Yarn by Knit Picks
Podcast 268: Simply Superstitious: New Yarns and Old Traditions

With the recent additions to Knit Picks line up of traditional, undyed yarns, Simply Wool and Simply Alpaca, we've been thinking a lot about knitting days long past. These quintessential yarns demand classic techniques, so first Hannah and Daniel talk about their experiments with them and share some ideas for how to really make them shine. After that, Stacey and Alexis bridge those yarns of yesteryear with today's traditions, contemplating knitting superstitions and sharing fiber beliefs old and new.

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