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Crochet Tips for the May 2018 Membership Crate

My name is Julie, and I am a crochet designer & instructor. I’m excited by the Knitcrate Contemporary box because I love Marie Segares & her crochet patterns; and I also love crochet cables!

Reading through Marie Segares’ cabled clutch pattern, I immediately thought that some of you might wonder what locking stitch markers are, so I made a little video explanation:

I’m a huge fan of using stitch...

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Our Mission and Values

Yesterday afternoon, I sent the following email to the KnitCrate team. We are at a point in the our company’s life that it will serve us and you, our customers and extended community, well to define what KnitCrate’s mission and values are. Who we are as a company… what we stand for… and what we were put on this good Earth to do. We did a lot of soul searching as a team. I was going to put up a...

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Jan 2018 Knitologie Minis Reveal

Check out our minis this month.  You get 2 mini skeins of each of these 5 colorways: Hoarfrost, Ancient Bark, Cherry Tree, Willow and Snowy Owl.  If you want to make sure you receive this Minis collection, you can buy it on the Shop here.  Please note that this will be the last month we offer minis as a subscription.

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Each skein is 10 grams, 40 yards, 80% SW Merino | 20% Nylon.

Buy it today!

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KnitCrate Membership Reveal is Up!

Ok… so… this month you will be receiving 1 of 3 possible colorway combinations in the KnitCrate Membership! Woo hoo!  If you don’t want to miss out on this month’s KnitCrate Membership, subscribe here.

First Possibility: you will be getting two skeins of Audine Wools in the Breathless and Dry Leaves colorways.  These are Sock Weight  80% SW Wool, 20% Nylon Fingering. 400 yards / 100 grams

Check out this beautiful purple hue in the Dry Leaves colorway:

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Nature Study KnitCrate Membership Sneak Peek

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Study the nature of this month’s KnitCrate Membership yarns! We’re featuring 2 different colorway and weight sets from our Audine Wools line The first set (purples on the left) are Breathless and Dry Leaves, which are both on a Superwash Sock base (80% Superwash Wool, 20% Nylon; fingering weight). The second set (blue and grey) are Classic and Turtledove, which are both on a Worsted base (100%...

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Little Village Artyarns Quarterly Luxe Crate

Little Village Artyarns Quarterly Luxe Crate:

We are relaunching the Artyarns Luxe Crate just in time for the Holidays! The perfect gift for a loved one or a treat for yourself! We are bringing it back as a quarterly crate at $99.99 per quarter (equivalent of just $33/month).  The Luxe Crate is packed with more goodies than ever: 800 yards to luxury yarn, glass stitch markers, needles, and bonus promo codes! Total retail value of $129! If you would like to join the quarterly Artyarns Luxe Crate, please do so here.

The Yarn

1 skein of Rhapsody Glitter Light in Turquoise or Sea Green AND 1 skein of Silk Essence in Green or Charcoal

Rhapsody Glitter Light: 85% Silk, 15% Kid Mohair, with Lurex (400 yards | 80 grams)

Silk Essence: 100% Silk (400 yards | 45 grams)

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Celebrities who Knit!

Celebrities who Knit!:

We had so much fun putting together this list of knitters that also happen to be celebrities! Take a look at how some of your favorite stars pass the time and relieve stress with one of our favorite fiber arts. Now, if only we could figure out how to get them a Knitcrate

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photo credit Demi Lovato

Demi Lovato

This sassy, down-to-earth songstress shows a softer side with a simple...

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5 Easy Beginner Crochet Patterns

5 Easy Beginner Crochet Patterns:

5 Beginner Crochet Patterns

Knitcrate-approved beginner crochet patterns to keep crochet easy! We love crochet and feature a crochet pattern in each shipment of our monthly Membership Crates (along with gorgeous yarn and a knitting pattern, too). Get in on all the fun of being a ‘hooker’ with these easy beginner patterns.

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I’m back again with more of my favorite...

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Little Village Artisan Crate Reveal

Little Village Artisan Crate Reveal:

This month’s Little Village - themed Artisan Crate is a real treat.   Artisan Crate members will receive 1 of the three color combinations below from Ancient Arts Fibre Craft and two patterns by indie designer, Kate Atherley!

If you would like to join the Artisan Crate membership, you can do so here.

Beginner Pattern: Ruby in the Rain by Kate Atherley

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