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5 gifts for knitters and crocheters! This Holiday Season, get it right with these ideas for knitting and crochet lovers

gifts for knitters and crocheters

This post is for you if you’re looking for ideas to gift and amaze relatives and friends who love knitting and crochet this Christmas. If you want to get your Christmas presents right or make that special someone’s birthday memorable, take note of these 5 gifts for knitters and crocheters. Discover a selection of affordable and collectible little presents such as books, magazines, and notions, perfect for secret Santa, for example. If you need to find the best gifts to take your loved one’s breath away, then get our customizable kits or get them EVERYTHING to start a new hobby:…

7 videos to sew an Advent Calendar and learn how to crochet Christmas ornaments with Ahuyama

Advent Calendar sewing panel

Make decorating the Christmas tree even more special! For the first 2 weeks of November, we are going to share 6 video tutorials to learn how to crochet Christmas ornaments. With the help of smiley Helena, the crochet teacher behind Ahuyama Crochet. Get your Advent Pack and follow the crochet Christmas decoration videos. Let’s create adorable figurines: angel, bauble, Nutcracker, present, snowman and star. But first, we suggest sewing an Advent Calendar with our Advent Calendar Kit. You can make easy sewing projects with our fabric panels that are ready to cut and sew. On this occasion, we will also…

Katia Fabrics 2021, here we go between fabrics and patterns! Get inspired by our Creative room VII

creative room VII

Are you looking forward to opening the champagne bottles and counting down to the new year? We do, Katia Fabrics 2021, here we go! We want to propose something to you, today the 31st, simply enjoy the luck of being healthy and with the people who love you by your side. 2020 has taught us something very important, to value the everyday things of life. Enjoy being at home, spending time with the family or a relaxed afternoon sewing while having a cup of coffee. From Katia Fabrics we want to thank you for transferring all your enthusiasm and strength…

Add your ball of yarn! This is how to help the NGO IAIA elderly solidarity projects with your grain of yarn

solidarity projects

For many years, Katia has been working in partnership with the NGO IAIA, a non-profit organization of Labores Solidarias. Through knitting and crochet, IAIA promotes solidarity projects with the elderly in homes and residences. You already know the positive effects of knitting, both on physical and mental health. Knitting increases self-esteem, reduces stress and anxiety, encourages creativity, etc. In the last few months, many seniors have been forced to live in isolation at home or confined to residences for health security reasons. During this time, knitting and crocheting became their hobby and way of helping others: premature babies, homeless or refugees.…

Quick and Easy Ideas for Christmas: Cushion Panels and Masks

panel mask winter

The most magical time of the year arrives, and we want you to fill your Christmas with gifts made by you. We propose to you several quick and easy sewing ideas made by yourself to give and surprise your loved ones. Enjoy sewing and give something unique, and the most important thing done with love and enthusiasm. Also, you can always give it your own personal touch. Ideas such as a pack of 4 cushions for that room that you have been thinking of for a long time to give it a change of look or a panel mask with…

🎄 Decorate your home with our Christmas panels and enter the draw for a pack of Katia Fabrics fabrics

christmas panels

If you like sewing and crafts, you will love the new Christmas panels. In canvas fabric to be resistant and last a long time in perfect condition. Very easy to do so that you have no excuses and this year you can do the Christmas decoration of the house yourself. The first panel is to make a nice and fun Advent Calendar. You can also join our SAL in the Facebook group and follow the video tutorials to do it in case you have any questions in the process. And the second is the Xmas Deco panel, which includes 15…

Handmade gift ideas! 10 free patterns to knit or crochet quick and easy gifts using the new Katia yarns

Handmade gift ideas

This Christmas give something made by you! We propose 10 free patterns to knit or crochet quick and easy gifts using the new Katia yarns. We encourage you to create something unique with your own hands this holiday season. Because handmade gift ideas are the best! The ones you chose especially for each individual person. Therefore, for yet another Xmas, we are here to help you with easy gift ideas for your family and friends. Moreover, in this selection of quick free patterns, we will also show you some new Katia yarns for Autumn Winter 20/21. Discover fun projects for…

New sewing SAL: Shall we sew an advent calendar together?

Christmas calendar

The Christmas calendar is a project to enjoy and learn in company thanks to the Internet. Do you want to make this beautiful Advent Calendar? Get the Xmas Calendar panel on our website and in Katia Stores. In this panel, you will find everything you need to make this beautiful and practical Christmas calendar. The SAL XMAS Calendar begins on October 29. Together we will sew this beautiful Christmas calendar. Follow our step-by-step tutorial and decorate your home these holidays with pieces made by you. In December the arrival of the Christmas holidays is a cause for joy and especially…

Make a crochet plant pot or Christmas tree basket with the Handmadejolie’s free pattern

crochet plant pot

My name is Mariska van der Neut, and I am behind Handmadejolie. My love for crochet started when I lived in Sweden for a few years. I prefer to work with natural shades such as white, gray, sand and taupe. By combining several yarns together, you sometimes get a surprising result. I like to try out new things and share my designs on my website, on Facebook and Instagram. I especially like to design home decor items, clothing and accessories. Next spring my first book will be published with more than 25 crochet and knitting projects and beautiful interior photos.…

Download 20 free and easy Christmas gift patterns to knit and crochet for all the family

Christmas gift patterns

In around a month from now the Holiday Season will be here…It’s time to prepare the holiday gifts for all the family. If you are running out of time or inspiration, relax! Download free and easy knit and crochet patterns. Choose from a selection of scarves, hats, jackets and ponchos. Furthermore, there are even some blankets and cushions. In addition to this 20 Christmas gift patterns, take a look at the Katia website. Here, you can find up to 5000 knit, crochet, macrame and sewing projects to give to your loved ones. By the way, you also have a chance…