Discover the small universe of Cotton In Love: new yarn and magazine with 8 patterns for mothers and babies

Cotton In Love: giveaway

Cotton In Love, the new yarn by Concept by Katia, comes with a monographic magazine with 8 designs for mothers and babies. Enter this universe of pink, lilac and orange tones. Designs created to share a mother’s love for her child. Discover women’s jackets, sweaters and vests, as well as baby pullovers, cardigans and rompers. All knit with Cotton In Love, a versatile yarn that is easy to work with. These designs show off the stitches splendidly. Its comfortable texture makes this cotton-Merino a perfect yarn to knit the most special pieces for an unforgettable moment: maternity. Egyptian cotton and…

Easy ideas for the summer! Learn with which fabrics it is best to sew each model and download the free patterns

easy patterns

With these easy ideas and the free patterns that we teach you today, we want to explain something very important to keep in mind when you want to sew a project. Choosing the correct fabric for each model or pattern is everything. Knowing the different types of fabrics that you can use for a specific project and their characteristics will help you avoid surprises, neither during nor at the end of making a pattern. With practice, it is something that you will do without problems, but if you are just starting out or have been sewing for a short time,…

11 Crochet Home Decor Patterns: lamps, baskets, potholders, cushions, table set…

crochet coasters

Happy home is a handmade home! Crochet accessories fit in with any style of interior design. Choose matching colors that fit your interior and add a unique and personal touch to any home. Here you can find a list of chic and stylish crochet home decor ideas, including lamps, baskets, potholders, cushions and table sets. They are perfect for home items and make a great housewarming gift for friends and family. All these patterns are made with our yarns from our Home Line. You can find 10 of the 11 crochet home decor patterns in Casual 106 magazine and also…

Sew this easy baby romper in one afternoon with the new step-by-step video tutorial

poplin baby romper

  It’s been a long time since we sewed a garment for the little ones in the house. Today we sew together an easy, quick, and fresh baby romper thanks to our Fabrics Lovers Marian Garcia. A project that you can have ready in an afternoon and with only half a meter of fabric you will have enough. This sleeveless romper model can be made in a multitude of fabrics from the new spring-summer collection. Poplin is a safe bet, but you can also choose fabrics such as plumeti, bambula, denim, the new sari, or if you already have practice…

Learn how to weave a poncho on a rigid heddle loom with SeaCell Cotton with the video and tutorial by Tunki Crafts

how to weave a poncho

Do other textile techniques spark your curiosity? In this Craft Lovers, discover how to weave a poncho on a rigid heddle loom with Blanca from Tunki Crafts. “The Pukapanti Poncho is ideal both to wear with a top underneath, on cooler days, and directly against your skin. We suggest working with SeaCell Cotton to make a soft, comfortable garment that takes care of your skin. The perfect project for long spring and summer days”. Without a doubt, the result is exquisite, and the weaving technique is truly fascinating. Try it out for yourself! Just watch the video that goes with…

Bambula, the new fabric for sewing in summer that does not need an iron

bambula fabric

Do you know the bambula fabric? If you want to forget about the iron, include it in your summer wardrobe. Soft, fresh fabric with a very special wrinkled effect, know the colors and patterns of the spring-summer collection. The bambula is a 100% cotton fabric, with a “without ironing” effect, fresh, light, and with drape. Versatile and elegant fabric suitable for all types of spring-summer garments. Available in 6 prints and a plain in off-white. The appearance of this fabric is achieved with a technique similar to pleating that leaves small wrinkles in the fabric and gives it that unique…

Crochet is the King of Summer! Download these 7 free crochet patterns now to get ready for the holidays

free crochet

In summer, crochet is king! Carry a few balls of yarn, your crochet hooks in your project bag and enjoy your free time without any complications. Holidays are for relaxing after all! Therefore, we suggest you download these 7 free crochet patterns to make bikinis, tops, bags, shawls and scarves. These summer projects are full of color and fun to make. You just need a few balls of Katia yarns: Summer Comfort, Fair Cotton, EKOS, Belvedere, Harmonia, Fair Cotton Craft 175 or Cotton-Cashmere Degradé. If you’re still wondering what to crochet this summer, here are some easy ideas to choose…

Sylvie Wrap by @esmeandaven: Follow this free pattern to crochet a comfortable belted cardigan for girls

belted wrap cardigan

Hello! My name is Brynnan Foster and live in Chicago with my husband and four children. I am the owner of Esme & Aven, an online children’s boutique offering handmade clothing. Esme & Aven began as a way to pursue my passion for crochet and sewing. I am inspired by my children to create modern, beautiful, and comfortable garments. I have completed a small collection and work to add quality pieces to my library of patterns. One of my favorite parts of design is finding the perfect yarn. I love to travel and find new brands to collect as souvenirs.…

Sew an easy and practical tote bag with an inner pocket with the indications of Clemence de Huguette Paillettes

tutorial tote bag

Hi, I’m Clémence and I share my passion for sewing, knitting and other creative pursuits under the name Huguette Paillettes. Today, I propose an easy, fast and accessible tutorial for beginners so that you can learn how to sew a tote bag with an inner pocket. I hope you like it and enjoy this project that you will take with you every day! From a very young age, I enjoy collecting ideas, trying new associations of ideas and creating with my hands. What I like the most? Start with an idea and bring it to life little by little, trying,…

5 keys to creating your own sustainable fashion: more quality, customization, eco-friendly yarns, upcycling…

sustainable fashion:

Quality, creativity and sustainability! Do you keep these three words in mind when purchasing yarn and fabrics? The crafting community is becoming more and more interested in the source of materials, something that we celebrate here at Katia. For years, we have developed an ECO line of sustainable, recycled and fair-trade yarns. If you are also on the path to reducing the amount of clothes you buy and making yourself a 100% handmade wardrobe, carry on reading! In this post, we share 5 keys to creating your own sustainable fashion, as well as everything about our most eco-friendly yarns. 5…