Knitting Articles: Patterns, Tips, Techniques

Modern knitters have long trusted Interweave for their knit-spiration. We strive to maintain our position as one of the best online resources around! Just like your craft room, our blog is overflowing with the best ideas and inspiration to get you in the mood to unwind. Expert knitters and contributors lend advice and tips in the Interweave knitting blog. With a huge selection of wonderful articles that will get you in the mood to create and share. You can easily browse knitting topics covering dreamy knitting retreats, lifestyle advice, featured knit collections, how-to guides, yarn insights and so much more.

Whether you’re looking for little girls knitted hats to knit as an extra-special gift or want a few good DIY yarn hacks, you’ll find it here in our selection of articles. Plus, we publish amazing guides on complex and basic techniques—short row, turning work, brioche stitch, entrelac and more—and can even help you get started with your knitting craft if you’ve never so much as picked up a needle! There’s almost no topic that we don’t cover, and we pride ourselves on being at the forefront of the latest and greatest trends.

If you’re brand-new to Interweave, we highly recommend exploring our entire section to find the best-ever resources on this delightful craft. You can watch episodes of our popular show Knitting Daily TV or load up on new and old issues of Interweave’s beloved knitting magazines. Besides providing excellent resources for knitters, Interweave also offers a well-stocked store teeming with the best patterns, needles, kits and books. (And did we mention yarn? Lots of yarn!) You’ll never be faced with knitter’s block when you bookmark Interweave and come back often!

Knitters found themselves close to the center of a national conversation between Election Day 2016 and the Women’s March that took place on January 21, 2017. The talking point was a simple knitted pink hat featuring what looked like cat ears—the Pussyhat. It sparked controversy on both sides of the aisle, prompting the country to […]

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I personally take in every Interweave submission, carrying the piles from the mail drop-off to my desk, cataloging, and showing each one of them to the editor. I see a lot of swatches. Sometimes, when a particularly exciting swatch comes through, I swivel around in my chair to half-shout at Laura, our project editor, to […]

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6 Spring Sweaters for Fickle Weather

It seems a bit early to be talking about spring knitting projects, especially with the recent winter storms on the east coast. If you’ve been in the path of the storm, we wish you safety and warmth. To bring you some joy and something to look forward to, here is a glimpse at some projects […]

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Throughout 2017, Interweave’s knitting feed featured the wise words of Lisa Shroyer in a column entitled “Lisa’s List.” Naturally in her role as a long time editor of multiple knitting magazines, and then as Content Strategist for the yarn and fiber teams here at Interweave, Lisa is more than qualified to address the handmade life. Not only […]

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Chic Herringbone Knitting Patterns to Tempt You

Herringbone is having a moment in 2018, especially in the world of home décor. Herringbone backsplashes, floor tiling, and wall art are everywhere on Pinterest, but the world of knitting is far from immune to the charms of this versatile, understated-yet-dramatic pattern. Herringbone knitting patterns offer a fun way to play with colorwork without having […]

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