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May 2020 Early Preview

Inspired by the coziness of our homes and the desire to learn new things, we’re turning lemons into lemonade - almost literally! This month, we’re giving you a blank canvas to create your own adventure and make a splash in the time we’re spending at home. 

We’ll guide you along the way, taking you as close as we can to the process of sheep to shawl in your own home for your most personalized...

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April 2020 Full Crate Reveal

Our theme for April is a call to spring- Luminous.​​ Celebrating the glowing moment of the first warm day, a golden tone that permeates the evening and makes the shadows seem cooler.

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This month we were inspired by true stitch mastery! The one and only Dayana Knits has joined us to bring a stunning combination of yarn and garment designs! Dayana is a true stitch master and always has the best tips...

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April 2020 Early Preview

This month we partnered with the one and only Dayana Knits! Dayana is a true stitch master and always has the best tips and tricks to make any project possible! This month we are featuring her very own knit and crochet garment patterns- perfect to wear as we transition into Spring!

Our theme for April is a call to spring- Luminous.​​ Celebrating the glowing moment of the first warm day, a golden...

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March 2020 Full Crate Reveal

In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.

Together we are taking a leisurely stroll with this month’s theme, Wanderings. Fall in step with nature and get inspired by natural color, unfinished materials, and crushed pigments.​

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This month we partnered with our former Chief Creative Officer, and all-around awesome gal, Hannah Thiessen. We all...

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March 2020 Early Preview

March is almost here, and it is time for our early preview! This month we partnered with our former Chief Creative Officer, and all-around awesome gal, Hannah Thiessen. We all miss Hannah so much, and we thought it was only right to have her be a part of this month’s journey.

Together we are taking a leisurely stroll with this month’s theme, Wanderings.Fall in step with nature and get inspired by...

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February 2020 Full Reveal

Any fairy tale can come true with the right yarn!!

We’re drifting off with this month’s theme, Once upon a yarn—a candy-coated world where deadlines don’t exist and there’s always more time to cast on for something new.

This year, each of our crates has been made in collaboration with some of your favorite Knit and Crochet influencers!

For February we partnered up with one of our favorite...

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Pattern Inspiration: Birds of a Feather

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“Get ready to slip your toes into these cozy socks! With crochet post stitches reminiscent of bird wings, you will be soaring and feeling free in no time”, says our Sock Crate crochet designer this month, Abbey Swanson. We couldn’t agree more! Paired with the electric Energize Me colorway this month, Rufous Backed Kingfisher, this pattern flutters with each swoop of the hook. The fast pace of...

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Butterfly Boxes 2017 Update

Wow - what a year its been!

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First, thank you. We cant say that enough! When KNITCRATE announced that Butterfly Boxes would be their charity of the year back in January, we were thrilled. But we didnt really know what to expect. We thought we might see a few items trickle in here or there. We thought subscribers might send one item and call it good.

But you surprised us! Weve received dozens of items, and most packages have contained multiples. Packages have come from international subscribers. Theyve come with notes telling us that the subscriber was also an immigrant or refugee. Theyve come with items made by both the subscriber and her daughter. Theyve come with your very best work. We are grateful and so honored to be able to share your talents with those who have been arriving in the last few months.

We thought you might want to hear a bit about those who are receiving your gifts. You might be aware that the number of refugees arriving in the US has dropped this year. But some are still arriving, and weve had the privilege of being at the airport to greet many of them.

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