Knitting

Show Those Winter Babies Some Love with These 5 Quick Knitted Gifts!

I’ve got a lot of winter babies in my life. Mind you, most of them are fully grown, but it just goes to show that it’s a…

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5 Quick Knitting Patterns from knitscene Accents 2018

Knitscene Accents 2018 is a project close to our hearts at Interweave. We’ve wanted to give you an accessories collection for quite some time and Hannah Baker, now…

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KNITTING TRENDS

Simone Kereit of OwlCat Designs Shares Her Background and Design Inspiration

Cats always land on their feet, they say, and knitwear designer Simone Kereit of OwlCat Designs has done just that. As we chatted in a local café, connecting…

Pattern of the Week: Ellen Saddle Gansey

The Ellen Saddle Gansey from Wool Studio 101 is a great cozy sweater for those chilly winter days. The garter-stitch panels on the front and sleeves add a…

Warm Days, Cool Knits

It’s a bit early to be talking about spring with winter just arriving on our doorstep, but now’s the time to think about the knitting for warmer…

5 Lacy Shawls To Pair With Your Little Black Dress on New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is one of my favorite holidays. The weight of the year gone-by starts to lift (see you later 2018 and good riddance), and the…

5 Knit Gifts to Start and Finish Before Christmas

We’re right in the thick of the holiday season, with Thanksgiving behind us and Christmas looming around the corner. Now is the time when folks get frantic…

Pantone Color of the Year 2019: What Do You Think?

The announcement of the Pantone Color of the Year seems to have a way of polarizing the public. The 2019 selection is no exception. Living Coral is orangey-pink,…

On the Cover: Santa Maria del Fiore Cardigan

The columns of Santa Maria del Fiore draw your eye upward, their sleek lines interrupted by rich texture. As the lines bend, other ribs come in to…

Escape with Interweave For a Life-Changing Experience

A few months ago, I was invited to attend an Interweave Escapes event in Maupin, Oregon. I had never participated in one before, so I wasn’t exactly…

9 Hints for Selecting a Colorwork Palette for Stranded Knitting

What if you loved lots of color and wanted to work with it in your knitting and other fiber arts, but you had no inborn sense of…

Knitting with Handspun Yarn: 4 Tips for Knitting at Any Gauge

Spinning without a project in mind doesn’t mean yarn without a purpose. In “Got Gauge? (Me Either)” from Spin + Knit 2016, Leslie Ordal shares her four…

Why You Shouldn’t Buy a Knitter Yarn as a Gift

If I’ve heard it once, I’ve heard it a 1000 times… “You’re impossible to shop for!” To which I reply, “No I’m not! I’m a knitter, I…

Ravelings: Bio Knits

Life is equal parts awe-inspiring and terrifying, fragile and ruthless, and it is always associated with its absence: death. Its bilateral nature forces both sides to surface…

3 Ways to Enjoy Interweave Yarn Fest 2019

Interweave Yarn Fest 2019 is our fifth and biggest one yet! We’ve added Wednesday classes and more booths in the marketplace. Looking over the class list—not only knitting…

Knit the Periphery Shawl With Your Eyes Closed

The all-new, digital-only issue of knitscene Accents 2018 is fully loaded with all sorts of accessory projects. The aim for this issue was to include a range of…

6 Steps for Planning Handmade Holiday Gifts PLUS a Free Calendar Download!

It’s that time of year. The rest of your family and friends can put off thinking about holiday gifts for a little while longer, but as a…

How Do You Compare to the World’s Fastest Knitter?

Hazel Tindall’s ears were pierced by their first swear word (uttered by a woman) due to a rejected jumper. Her neighbor failed to sell it, the buyer…

Part 2: Grafting Two-Color Brioche with the Unified Field Cowl

You found some treat yarn, knit your way through the Unified Field Cowl Part 1, and now you have a stunning, irresistibly squishable scarf. But don’t stop…

Join Interweave Escapes at Imperial River Company, Oregon May 16 – 19, 2019 with Brooklyn Tweed Instructors Lis Smith and Jamie McCarthy

Event Overview Interweave Escapes is a unique way for knitters to come together, learn from knitting experts and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow devotees in this intimate, retreat-style…

Pattern of the Week: Dionaea Muscipula

I now have my yarn for the Dionaea Muscipula (“Venus Flytrap”) Cardigan from Interweave Knits Winter 2019, and I can’t wait to start knitting. There are so…

3 Inspirational Stories Behind Interweave Knits Winter 2019

Here at Interweave HQ (a cooler way to say “the office”), we’ve been geeking out over the Winter issue of Interweave Knits. It’s The Science Issue, so…

My First Colorwork Project: The North Star Flip-Top Mittens

I loved making the North Star Flip-Top Mittens from Interweave Knits Gifts 2018. They knit up surprisingly fast and my mom requested a pair seconds after seeing…

The Faroe Invasion: Faroese Yarns Debut in North America

It’s late June. Forecasts predict sweltering 90-to 100-degree temperatures across the southern half of the United States. Óli Kristian á Torkilsheyggi, the founder of Navia, a yarn…

Pattern of the Week: The Ring-Tailed Bandit Hat

Raccoons and I have a lot in common—they like snacks, I like snacks, they wear stripes, I wear stripes, they have a cute little mask and I…