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Make a practical fold away crochet bag in net stitch using Katia Tahiti. A kit to knit the next VideoKAL could be yours!

UPDATE 04/06/16 Katia Summer Special VideoCAL. And the winners of the 3 Katia kits with everything necessary to knit the next VideoKAL are Isabel, Fanny and Rockth. Congratulations! Many thanks to everybody for participating! We’re going to move those crochet hooks! Because the Katia Summer Special VideoCAL is back with a practical fold away crochet bag in net stitch made from Katia Tahiti. A new challenge begins here that will keep you busy during the months of May and June, and in addition to proudly being able to show it off this summer, it will also give you the opportunity to enter the…

Knit a colourful Dragon’s Tail Shawl using only 2 balls of Katia Jaipur. Join the Katia Spring Special VideoKAL!

Welcome in the warmer weather with this elegant Dragon’s Tail Shawl from our Spring Special VideoKAL! You only need 2 balls of your favourite colour in Katia Jaipur! Choose from the 16 Katia Jaipur colours and make this easy knit pattern which is featured in our Katia Sport 87 magazine. If the poncho is the key item for this Autumn – Winter season, then the shawl is the key item for the forthcoming Spring – Summer 2016 season. Do you want another reason for knitting the Dragon’s Tail Shawl? This project makes a wonderful handmade gift for mother’s day, don’t…

VideoKAL 2016: knit with your hands and win Katia kits

UPDATE 03/03/2016 Katia VideoKAL 2016 And the winners of the 3 Katia kits with everything necessary to knit March’s VideoKAL are Horten, Sterni and Cristina. Congratulations! Many thanks to everybody for participating and sharing your infinity scarves knitted with Katia Look. Have you ever tried knitting with your hands and arms? We want to suggest that you start the year by learning something different with our 2016 VideoKAL Special. Follow the video instructions and discover how to knit with your hands a cosy infinity scarf; download the free knit pattern and knit your neck warmer or infinity scarf using Katia Look. Share…

Special Winter VideoKAL: trendy slouch beanie knitted with Merino Grosso, Maxi Merino, Peru or Norway

Welcome in the winter season with a warm trendy slouch beanie. You only need 3 balls of your favourite colour in Katia Merino Grosso or, if you prefer, 2 balls of Maxi Merino, Peru or Norway. You’ll see that there’s a wide range of options and colours for making this simple knit pattern from our Katia Beginners 4 magazine. Download the free pattern and follow the instructions with the step by step guide on our DIY video. This knitted unisex hat is made using straight knitting needles in stitches as easy as 2×2 ribbing, stockinette stitch, reverse stockinette stitch and…

Katia VideoKAL: men’s knitted scarf made with Junior

Guys! This knitted scarf made with Katia Junior is for you: a basic and practical accessory for these cooler days. We have 15 funky colours at your disposition. You only need 3 balls of yarn and a pair of size 10 (U.S.)/(15 mm) knitting needles. Download the pattern and follow the DIY video to knit this toasty scarf. Could it be any easier? Impossible! This men’s knitted scarf is really easy to make. In this VideoKAL we show you how to knit garter stitch and how to knit into the back of the stitch. The triangular shape is achieved by…

Katia VideoKAL: baby booties knitted with Peques

After the little hat knitted with Merino Aran from our last VideoKAL, we propose that you continue wrapping up the new members of the family. What do you think to these cosy and soft baby booties made with Katia Peques? Choose your favourite colour from the 40 colours available, you only need one ball! Download the free pattern and follow the step by step instructions on this video. These knitted baby booties that we are showing you are made on straight needles. In this VideoKAL you will learn to knit garter stitch, 2×2 ribbing and the technique that transforms a flat…

Katia VideoKAL: knitted baby hat in Merino Sport / Merino Aran

If we suggest a VideoCAL/KAL to you, do you know what we’re talking about? No idea? We’ll explain it to you! Every month we’re going to propose a beginner’s level knitting or crochet pattern to you. If there’s still a reluctance to pick up the knitting needles or crochet hook, don’t worry, you can learn to knit or crochet all kinds of things by following our step by step videos. If the patterns and graphs seem like “a foreign language”, you’ll discover how to read them and to transcribe their instructions onto your needles and hooks. You’ll connect with people…

Katia Summer Special VideoKAL: video, pattern and raffle

Join our Katia Summer Special VideoKAL! Follow the video instructions, download the knitting pattern and knit your shawl with Katia Tahiti, Tahiti Beach or Tahiti Spray. Share a photo of the result on our Facebook Page during July and August. Among all participants, we will raffle yarn and needle kits for our September’s VideoCAL/KAL. These are the materials you will need to knit your shawl. Are you ready? Here you have the video tutorial and the knitting pattern for you to knit this shawl in your favourite color of Katia Tahiti, Tahiti Beach or Tahiti Spray. Have fun with your project…