Free Knitting Pattern - Knits and Knots Shawlette

Free Knitting Pattern - Knits and Knots Shawlette

This free pattern was inspired by the beautiful rainbow yarn from Knits and Knots Tahoe. It is a great intro pattern for those who haven't tried shawl knitting yet, and a fun, quick knit for advanced knitters. We've also partnered with Knits and Knots Tahoe and Forbidden Woolery to put together a kit at a special price, which is now for sale in our online shop!

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Tutorial - Surprise Filled Real Easter Eggs

Tutorial - Surprise Filled Real Easter Eggs

Many years ago I attended an Easter party at a friend's house and it was such a lovely time, not only for the company (and her pet bunnies hopping around the yard), but also for the cute treats one of her friends brought to share - real hollow dyed eggs filled with jelly beans! I'm always a big fan of party favors for kids and adults alike, and this year I'm hosting brunch and wanted to recreate those eggs. They're quick, easy, and sure to delight your guests when hidden around the party for them to find. And you most likely already have everything you need to make them!

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Our online shop has launched!

Our online shop has launched!

We finally launched our little online shop on Monday, March 7th at 9:00 a.m. and we breathed a big sigh of relief! And over the past couple days we've taken some time to reflect on all the work that got us here, and to think about all the steps we need to take to get our business to where we want it to be. It's been a whirlwind, taking a full year to create the website and all the content for the Indiegogo, launching it, and seeing what would happen...

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Our Indiegogo has launched, and there's yarn to be had, so here's 20 patterns it would be perfect for!

Our Indiegogo has launched, and there's yarn to be had, so here's 20 patterns it would be perfect for!

Our recently launched Indiegogo has been going strong in the first few days of its 30-day-long effort to gain us enough funding to open our shop! We've got tons of prizes to choose from, but one of our favorites is the lovely yarn that was designed especially for our campaign by Berkeley dye studio Marli Tharn Yarns. So here's 20 knit and crochet patterns that can be made from 100 grams of fingering weight yarn, but beyond that, they would look amazing in our yarn's colorway!

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Free Crochet Pattern - Last Minute Christmas Gift Set

Free Crochet Pattern - Last Minute Christmas Gift Set

It's the final countdown, seven days left before Christmas arrives! If you find you're a present short - maybe you're having some extra guests or visitors at the last minute - then this free crochet pattern is the solution. The chunky hat, scarf, and mitts work up in a couple of hours, but since they are made to match with a feminine scalloped edging, they don't look or feel like a last-minute gift. Merry Christmas!

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Free Knitting Pattern - Twisted Stockinette Baby Cardigan

Free Knitting Pattern - Twisted Stockinette Baby Cardigan

This lovely newborn size baby cardigan is a perfect gift for a new baby. Worked entirely in fingering weight superwash merino yarn with a twisted stockinette stitch, it has a unique texture and cuddly-soft drape.

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