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Pattern Inspiration: Masquerade

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Feathers have been used in clothing design for decades: from the Victorian rush on hats that inspired the Audubon Society’s formation, to the beautiful and intricate ceremonial work of the Indigenous Peoples of the Americas. Whether used for costume, ceremony, or everyday wear, humans have always been drawn to the beauty of bird’s plumage. 

‘Masquerade’ by Katya Novikova requires no actual...

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Pattern Inspiration: Alpine Legwarmers

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The perfect pattern for all crochet skill levels, Ashlea Konecny’s ‘Alpine Legwarmers’ use every inch of this month’s delightful Knitologie Worsted yarn. Showcased here in the Chill Out selection this month, Kestrel, we love how the post stitches show off the squishiness of this delightful 100% Superwash Merino wool. Your legs will be warm and well-dressed for Fall in these cozy legwarmers. Grab...

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Pattern Inspiration: Eklutna Lakeside Shawl

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Soon Autumn will be upon us, and we will be looking for that little something to take the chill off as we head out the door. This month’s knit pattern, the Eklutna Lakeside shawl can be casual or flirty; Mary Dickerson’s creative design has our feathers in a flutter with smooth and textured stitches, touched with a bit of whimsy in those bobbles! The All Natural colorway Bohemian Waxwingworks...

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August 2019 Membership Crate Reveal

We’re having a little video technical difficulty this month, so will be linking the reveal video in a later post! 

It’s time for the August crates to be revealed! This month, our theme was Take Wing, inspired by birds, feathers, and sky. The colorways in each of the Membership and Sock Membership crates have been named and dyed with specific birds in mind. The yarn base this month is super-soft...

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August 2019 Theme Reveal

Our theme for this month is Take Wing: an ode to beautiful birds that inspire and excite us! Each colorway in our Membership and Sock Membership crates is inspired by a bird, and we can’t wait to show our flock (that’s you) all of the new yarns headed your way this month. 

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July 2019 Membership Crate Reveal

Ladies and Gentlemen, children of all ages, we’d like to welcome you to step right up and visit a beautiful, vintage-inspired Circus for this month’s KnitCrate themes. It’s finally July and we’re excited to share the glitz, glamour and glitter of this month’s theme, Circus Circus.

This theme is special since it was developed in coordination with KnitCrate member AwkwardKatalyst, who won our So...

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June 2019 Membership Crate Reveal

It’s June already, and we have a great crate planned to send you! This month’s theme is Calico and is inspired by soft florals, tiny posies, clover and patchwork quilts (with a KnitCrate twist, of course!)

We’ve designed a brand new yarn for you to try in this crate, Aloftis a 48% Merino Wool, 32% Organic Pima Cotton, and 20% Baby Alpaca blend that is chainette-plied, meaning that each strand is...

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May 2019 Membership Crate Reveal

It’s time to show off all the goodies we’ve had planned for your May 2019 Membership Crate shipments. This month is the last month in 2019 where we’ll be sending a single, signature skein on a ultra luxurious base: Knitologie Cozy Sock is a 75% Superwash Merino, 15% Nylon, 10% Cashmere, fingering weight yarn that works up beautifully into socks, shawls, and more. With 439 yards per skein, this...

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