Posts Tagged‘Katia Maxi Merino’

Publish a design made by you in our Easy Knits magazine, take part in the II Katia Designers Awards

Publish a design Easy Knits magazine

18/12/2017 Finalists and winners 1 | Category: Women’s Fashion. Congratulations Gretha de Jonge! You are the winner of our Katia Designers Awards 2, Women’s Fashion category. Congratulations to the finalists: Aga Trawinska, Daniela Pavan, Elena Grecchi and The Knit Panda. Thank you so much for taking part! 2 | Category: Accesoires-Home. Congratulations Ana Martin! You are the winner of our Katia Designers Awards 2, Accesoires-Home category. Congratulations to the finalists: Maria Castrillo, Irene Milian, Olga Panag and  Mariangela Schiattarella. Thank you so much for taking part! We want to publish a design made by you in our next Katia Easy Knits magazine. Therefore, we propose that you…

Unicorn Hat crochet pattern: a magical, fun and easy Carnival costume piece

Unicorn Hat

On occasions, we see unicorns everywhere… Yes, those magical horses are so fashionable! Therefore, for this Carnival, we are proposing that you dress up the little ones of the household as this fantastic creature. In this post, we’re sharing the Unicorn Hat crochet pattern which is, without doubt, a magical, fun and easy costume piece. Whether it brings back memories of your childhood, tales of fantastical worlds or just because it’s your favourite emotion on Whatsapp… there’s no doubt that everybody loves unicorns! Crochet Unicorn Hat First of all, download the Unicorn hat crochet pattern (free) available for kids aged 6 to 8…

Take part in the first Katia Designers Awards

17/01/2017 We’re pleasantly surprised with the high level of participation in the First Katia Designer Awards! It makes us very happy to know it’s inspired you so much… In fact we’ve received nearly 100 great projects! And thanks to this competition, we’ve discovered some really interesting knitters and crocheters. Faced with this large volume of proposals, we’re asking you to exercise a bit of patience and give us a little time (until the 20th January) so that the Katia Design Team can carefully study each creation and decide, without rushing, the project winner of the First Katia Design Awards. Many…

May the yarn be with you! With these 2 crochet patterns: Ewok hood and Princess Leia hair with Katia Maxi Merino

May the yarn be with you! We know that a lot of you crocheters out there are excited about the latest Star Wars saga. Yoda, Darth Vader, Han Solo, R2D2, BB8… practically all these characters inspire numerous creations in the yarn galaxy. Here at Katia we’ve felt “a disturbance in the force” that has carried us over to the light side. And, then we’ve found Lalala Toys and their marvellous ideas for an adorable Ewok or a rebellious Princess Leia. Princess Leia Wield your crochet hook as if it were a lightsaber! Let’s crochet the galaxy’s most famous hair style with the biggest of personalities. Download the pattern of this…

Sofa, film and Maxi Merino blanket on Valentine’s Day

Knit lover! There are many ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day, including way beyond the 14th February. Like when you arrive at home, sit down on the sofa and dedicate time to your partner, kids, friends or to any of those things that you’re passionate about: reading, listening to music, watching a film, and of course, knitting or crocheting… with love. A passion for knitting and crocheting that starts on this sofa, but that extends much further, isn’t that true? For example: by sharing an image of your latest project on Instagram; by thinking about the favourite colours that you’ll use…

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…