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Know all our fabrics with GOLD touches: jersey, sweat, muslin and canvas

lamas gold muslin

You already knew the GOLD touches of our summer canvas fabric and this autumn/winter season we have also included them in 3 more fabrics: jersey, sweat, and muslin. Small brushstrokes in golden tones give each of the fabrics a special, unique, and different touch. In the case of the muslin, their drawings are entirely printed in gold and silver. A detail that makes a difference and gives your looks and those of your little ones an elegant air. We present each of the fabrics and their possible applications in more detail. Get to know all our fabrics with GOLD touches…

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…

Softshell, the new winter fabric from Katia Fabrics

softshell fabrics

We really wanted to introduce you to the new Softshell fabric that we have included in our Aw20 / 21 catalog. A winter fabric made up of three layers of fabric that provide very important extra thermal protection, especially as a windbreaker. A comfortable, light, and functional fabric widely used to make sportswear. Breathability, elasticity and impermeability are the three key points that give this fabric its fame. With it, you can make clothes that mix the properties of three garments in one: raincoats, fleeces, and windbreakers. The Softshell is very resistant to water, but it does not act as…

Enjoy the children’s story “Tortoise and the hare” with our fabrics

MUSLIN WITH TURTLES

The story of “The Hare and the Tortoise” tells us a modern version of the classic tale, featuring fabrics in stunning moss green. What would happen if the tortoise got on a vespa or skate board? Don’t relax hare, you may not be the fastest one around here! This is our original vision of the children’s story. A collection made up of three soft fabrics in shades of green and gray. Two jerseys and a soft muslin whose protagonists are turtles, hares, and vespas. Combine these three fabrics with each other or with the new solid poplins and jerseys that we have…

This is Concept by Katia: comfy knitwear, guest designers and an exquisite yarn selection

comfy knitwear

Among our pattern magazines, the elegance and modernity of the Concept by Katia designs stand out. A commitment to minimalist styling, straight lines and wide silhouettes in stitches that highlight the textures of the natural fibres. In the Concept 10 magazine it’s the details that make the difference: V necklines, cross over jackets, long coats, kimono sleeves, maxi jumpers, straight dresses, rib stitch blouses, bobble stitch scarves, pullovers with high necklines… and so forth. Fifty-five comfy knitwear and accessories for men and women with beautiful stitches, simple textures, fashionable colours and the exquisite Concept yarns. Discover Concept by Katia AW20/21…

The Waves crochet jumper by Susi se enreda: Enjoy this pattern inspired by the sea and literature

The Waves crochet jumper

When you discover a passion in your life, the only thing you can do is let yourself go with the flow. That’s what happened to me with crochet: It came into my life to stay. Although it started as a therapy, when I was faced with a difficult work situation after my son was born, it has become an essential part of my day. I’m Susi, crocheter, librarian and creator of Susi se enreda. I adore touching yarns. Their colours fill me with energy and inspire me with ideas to create new projects. In fact, this is exactly what happened with…

Katia Designers Awards 5: A new opportunity to publish your own design in a Katia magazine

Would you like to see your designs published in one of our Katia magazines? If so, our Katia Designers Awards 5 competition is for you! Throughout the last 5 years, we have discovered talented knit and crochet designers. For example, Ana Pereira, Mely Raya, Marta Gacimartín, Ana Martin and Gretha de Jonge have seen their patterns published in our magazines. If you are also a yarn lover with a passion for pattern and garment design, take part and show your talent to the handmade community. Here is a new opportunity to publish your design in a Katia magazine; and also receive a package of Katia…

Lose your fears! Learn to knit on circular needles with our step by step videos

Learn to knit on circular needles

What type of needles do you normally use for knitting: straight or circular? We already told you about the advantages and the differences of working with circular needles. After receiving many requests and questions, we are launching a series of videos to learn how to knit on circular needles. We hope they help you to lose any fears you might have about how to knit on circular knitting! Discover how to knit the basic stitches, as well as how to cast on and cast off stitches, on circular needles. Once you’ve had a chance to practise with interchangeable circular needles,…

Who is ugly and who isn´t? Fall in love with our version of the children’s story “The Ugly Duckling”

the ugly duckling muslin

Within the new Autumn-Winter 20/21 collection, today we present our particular vision of the children’s story “The Ugly Duckling.” These prints defy classic fairytale and show that different people like different things. A black swan hides in-between gray tones and silver muslins. The acceptance and appreciation of something different resonate in these fabrics inspired by Anderson’s fairytale. Find two fabrics, a jersey, and a soft muslin with silver touches in the shape of original duck footprints. Combine these two fabrics with each other or with the new plain poplin and jersey that we have incorporated this season. The Ugly Duckling…

Back to school 100% handmade: Backpacks, sweatshirts, leggings, masks …

back to school

Do you want to sew a 100% handmade back to school? Fill your little one’s wardrobe with clothes and accessories sewn by you. In this post, we are going to give you many ideas to make backpacks, sweatshirts and leggings, comfortable dresses, and much more. We will also give you some ideas for the new accessory that will accompany us throughout this school year, the mask. Your little ones will be protected but also comfortable and with cheerful and fun prints. Our cotton-based fabrics are natural, soft, and breathable. All of them with the STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® certificate that…