Browsing CategoryAutumn / Winter

Craft Lovers ♥ Autumn Leaves neck warmer made with one ball of Azteca Milrayas by Ovejita Be!

We love the one ball, one neck warmer formula! If you do too keep reading because Teresa -the Craft Lover behind Ovejita Be!– is sharing the tutorial of how to knit her Autumn Leaves neck warmer with only one ball of Katia Azteca Milrayas. We encourage you to discover this sheep lover and to follow the complete pattern which shows how to knit with circular needles or straight ones if you prefer. Wrap your neck up in Autumn Leaves and share the results on Instagram with @ovejitabe and @katiayarns. My name is Teresa and I’m “the crazy woman” behind Ovejita…

Katia Plus: knit patterns for sizes 16-18, 20-22 and 24-26

If you’re a faithful follower of our patterns and magazines you’re probably well aware of the wide range of sizes that we offer the patterns in. Practically all of our women’s models have given instructions from size 8 through to size 22. At Katia we take into consideration the requests for “plus size” patterns. We want to be assured that whatever your size is, you can create your own clothing by following our knit and crochet patterns. As a result of this, you’ll find the Katia Plus range of designs in this season’s Katia Basics 11 magazine which showcase knit…

Craft Lovers ♥ Lu’s challenges and her oversize seamless reversible jumper knitted with a super ball of Big to Knit

Nothing is impossible for Lucía Ruiz de Aguirre. A surprising Craft Lover, with an endless creativity and contagious energy. An all-rounder when it comes to knitting! On her blog ‘Los Retos de Lu‘ (Lu’s Challenges in English), what seems complicated, is transformed into something simple. Because of this, we’re sure that you’re going to get hooked on her Inside Out (Side In) Jumper pattern knitted with our super ball of Katia Big to Knit. Follow the step by step instructions to knit your oversize seamless reversible jumper using circular needles… Get ready for this great challenge and discover the great woman…

10 Autumn – Winter 2016 / 2017 Fashion Trends that you can knit or crochet yourself using our yarns and pattern magazines

Oversized jumpers, versatile waistcoats, generously sized coats, bomber jackets, maxi scarves… these are just some of the key garments for this Autumn – Winter 2016 / 2017 season. Fashion embraces fantasy fur or faux fur and the delicacy of mohair. Velvet is back, as are metallic effects, and it also looks like animal prints are still with us for yet another season. Discover two of the predominant colours for this autumn – winter. Do you know what layering is? We’ll explain this latest trend so that you can incorporate it into your own personal style. Get you knitting needles and…

Which are your favourite models?
Reply and enter the prize draw for the 11 new Autumn – Winter 2016 / 2017 magazines

UPDATE 04/oct/2016 And the winner of a set of Katia pattern books is Kelly (Beekjunior). Congratulations! Thanks to everyone for participating, checking our pattern books and telling us which are your favourite models for this Autumn·Winter 2016-2017 season. 3, 2, 1… you can already discover the new Katia Autumn – Winter 2016 / 2017 magazines! Hundreds of knit and crochet projects for baby, kids, women, men, home….are waiting for you on our website. Click on each cover to see the individual models and click on See magazine online to browse through the pages inside. Tell us which is your favourite…

Autumn – Winter 2016 / 2017 Trends: 4 fashion colours for knitting and crocheting your essential designs this season

Discover our Autumn – Winter 2016 / 2017 colour trends: Burnt Brick, Dark Plum, Warm Amber and Wet Moss. At Katia we are focusing on 4 fashion colours to use when making your knit and crochet garments this season: Burnt Brick, Dark Plum, Warm Amber and Wet Moss. Intense, vibrant, warm tones that break down the cold, dark, grey winter scenery. Discover the wide range of Katia yarns available in these 4 fashion colours, and furthermore, a series of essential designs by Katia to knit and crochet now and to look great in throughout the autumn – winter season. Burnt…

Back to school… With the 48 new patterns from our magazine Katia Kids 79 and the most fun fashion trends

Wrapped up? Ready?… Back to school! Each stitch matters in this new school year. That’s why in Katia we have done our homework to make sure that your knitting and crochet projects will get, once again, the maximum score. Of course, without forgetting the fun. This Fall – Winter 2016/2017 knit the most fun fashion trends for kids with the 48 patterns from our magazine Katia Kids 79: jacquard and geometric stencils, prints with marble effect, plush effect, multicolored stripes and rose quartz, one of the main color trends of the season. Pick up your notebook, we teach you all!…

New Katia Autumn – Winter 2016 / 2017 Collection

We want you to get excited about next season… Take a seat, open your eyes wide and get your needles and hooks ready, because we are going to reveal a small part of the new Katia Autumn – Winter 2016 / 2017 Collection. Concept by Katia has arrived, a unique collection of premium yarns and minimalistic designs for the 21st century woman. We are going to have some fun this winter! The world of fashion has rescued fur (Fake Fur or Fun Fur), plush effects and seventies style… protagonists of our two trends: Fur and Mohair. Yes, 100% fantasy! The Katia…

Nomada, wool km 0 made in Spain, shown on the catwalk at Madrid Fashion Week in the collection by María Lafuente

The last edition of Madrid Fashion Week was a very special event for Katia, due to the designer María Lafuente presenting her collection Âme which featured Nomada wool as an important protagonist. Knowing that more and more designers are introducing yarns into their designs is always a cause for rejoicing, but if that yarn is Nomada it’s even more exciting. And why is this the case? Well, because it forms part of the label Made in Slow –which we have joined up with- and that promotes the sustainable use of wools km 0 made in Spain originating from native sheep. Transhumance by Made in Slow & María Lafuente. Photo: Made in…

Sustainable projects, Concept Line, forthcoming trends, catwalk shows… snap shots of our trip through HH Cologne

We’ve already returned from the International Trade Fair for Creative Handicraft and Hobby in Cologne (Germany)! As with each year, they’ve been three very busy days, but it’s also been very exciting to present the new trends from our forthcoming Katia Autumn – Winter 16/17 collection. So, why not? We want to share some snap shots of the best of our trip through the German fair: sustainable projects, Concept Line, made by hand catwalk shows, forthcoming trends… Welcome to our Katia stand at HH Cologne! Concept. Hot on the heels of this 15/16 season’s successful Concept nº1 magazine comes the even…