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Knit in public with Felix! Thank you for taking part in our #FelixKnitsKatia Competition

Knit in public with Felix

Nerves, emotion, intrigue! We are going to announce the winner of the #FelixKnitsKatia Competion. But before we do, we want to say thank you…. First, to all the knitters and crocheters who have come out to knit in public with Felix on WWKiPDay. Many thanks also to the Katia stores for hosting Felix and for organising an event in their city. This year the Katia Knit Day Map connected more than 80 events throughout the whole of Europe. And last but not least, a very special thank you to De Estraperlo, the amigurumi artist and creator of our Felix, the happy knitter. Thank you to everybody…

#FelixKnitsKatia Competition: photograph Felix the happy knitter in your favourite place and win a Katia selection super giveaway

#FelixKnitsKatia competition

This year the World Wide Knit in Public Day 2017 is being celebrated on the 10th June. Here at Katia we want you to celebrate this special day in good company. Therefore, we have the pleasure to present you to Felix, the happy knitter. This amusing amigurumi wants to knit or crochet in public with you; and furthermore, help you win a Katia selection super giveaway with our #FelixKnitsKatia competition. #FelixKnitsKatia Competition We are going to have some fun! Get out of the house and take a photo of Felix knitting in your favourite place. Then share it with us on…

Snapshots from World Wide Knit in Public Day 2016

How did you celebrate World Wide Knit in Public Day? We sincerely hope that you enjoyed a day out of doors in the company of other knitters and crocheters. Here at Katia we’re receiving numerous images of the different events in which we collaborated with our “grain of yarn”.  Warmer and friendlier cities thanks to your yarn bombing events, the sharing of  knowledge between different generations, connecting and making new friendships thanks to a shared passion for knit and crochet, groups involved in charitable projects… Thanks so much to everybody for showing us all your enthusiasm for yet another year.…

Which is your favourite place to knit or crochet? Take part in our Katia Knit in Public 2016 competition

UPDATE 20/06/2016 And the winners are… 1) The image with the most “hearts” (Likes) on Instagram. #KatiaKiP2016: And the winners are… 1) @loareknits. The image with the most “hearts” ♥. Congratulations! | La imagen con más corazones del concurso #KatiaKiP2016. ¡Felicidades! | L’image (remplissant les conditions de participation) avec leplus de « coeurs » ♥. Félicitations! Una foto publicada por Katia (@katiayarns) el 20 de Jun de 2016 a la(s) 3:33 PDT 2) The winning image chosen after making a prize draw with all the participants. #KatiaKiP2016: And the winners are… 2) @juanadol. The winning image chosen after making a prize draw with…

Join the World Knit in Public Day!

Do you know if your city hosts a World Wide Knit in Public Day event? Take a look at the Katia Knit Day Map and don’t miss your nearest event. Mark your calendar for June 13th and celebrate Knit in Public Day’s X Anniversary. All knitters and crocheters to the streets! Share your event before and during June 13th on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram… Include the hashtag #KatiaKnitDay for greater spread and a special follow up.   By the way, here are some of the fantastic photos participating in our Instagram Contest Katia Knit in Public Day. Explore the hashtag #KatiaKiPD2015 and choose your…

Katia’s Knit in Public Day 2015 Contest

Within a month World Wide Knit in Public Day (June 13, 2015) is being celebrated and once again we want to reward you for taking your love of knit and crochet outside the 4 walls of your home. Get out and be creative! Take a photo of yourself or someone else, in yours or their favourite place, knitting or crocheting with Katia’s yarns: in the park, town square, cafe, college, museum, airport, train, metro stop, beach, mountain… Share it on Instagram with the hashtag #KatiaKiPD2015, mentioning @katiayarns and participate in our Katia Knit in Public Day 2015 competition. How to…