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#Stripesweater by Helenas Handarbeit: Knit a seamless colorblock sweater with circular needles

Stripes sweater

Hi, I’m Helena, founder of the creative blog Helenas Handarbeit. I love making new knitwear designs, trying different yarns and sharing my ideas with the knitting community through my blog, Instagram, and Pinterest. Social media is a never-ending source of inspiration for creative minds like myself. In fact, I learned to crochet just 3 years ago thanks to YouTube, and then moved onto knitting. I love fluffy yarns, like Katia Cotton-Merino and 50 Mohair Shades. These beautiful yarns have been the source of inspiration for the #Stripesweater, with a Scandinavian style and different colored stripes. Thanks to its straight lines,…

Katia Baby 94 Magazine: Discover 50 knitting patterns to dress your baby from birth to 2 years

Katia Baby Magazine

Make your baby’s clothing thanks to the 50 patterns available in the Katia Baby 94 magazine: baby’s very first clothing sets, soft woollen booties and hats, easy stitch jumpers, hooded jackets and classic cardigans, adorable dresses and pinafores and cosy baby bodysuits. Everything you need to dress your baby from birth to 2 years. We also explain how to knit cot blankets or a baby sack for the stroller. If you are looking for ideas to decorate your baby’s room or to give as a handmade gift, follow the amigurumi or soft toy crochet patterns from the Katia Baby magazine.…

Pretty cow, a very sophisticated cow as the star of our most floral collection

jersey pretty cow

Pretty cow is the name of the collection that we want to present to you today, where a very sophisticated cow is the protagonist. The dusty tones and floral details of these three fabrics make it one of the most delicate for this season: white, pink, and small touches of green to create a very floral design. In Pretty Cow you will find 2 fabrics, the first a jersey fabric with a white background, a winter sweat with flowers with a pink background, and a T-shirt panel with a cow wearing a very elegant flower crown. With them, you can…

Let yourself fall in love with the collection of fabrics of the little rat reading

the little rat reading

We present to you “Little Rat Reading”: this updated version of the classic fairy tale “The Little Rat who swept the stairway” features a more intellectual and conceited character, this little rat prefers to invest in a good book instead of buying a bow for her tail. A collection of 3 very sweet poplin fabric in pastel colors. Small flowers, books, and Rats herself as protagonists in a collection made up of 3 100% cotton fabrics. Blue, pink, and ocher are mixed together to create the 3 most charming prints. Little Rat reading has been designed by one of our illustrators,…

Essential in your closet! Panache jumper by @soleneknits, an ultra comfy sweater with cable and eyelet design

Panache jumper

Thanks to the cable and eyelet design with its ultra easy shape, the Panache jumper will become an essential garment in your wardrobe. You can wear it with everything, and moreover, with a lot of panache! The body is knitted in the round from the bottom up with Baby Alpaca 100% of Concept by Katia. Once the armholes have been reached, the front and back are knitted separately in rows going back and forth. Then, the pieces are joined at the shoulders with a 3 needle seam. For the sleeves, I propose that you pick up stitches and knit in…

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…

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…