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Gauge swatch in the round ➕ Steek technique 🧦 

Are you ready to keep learning, beginner Sock Lover? You already know which yarns to choose and how to measure your foot to knit tailor-made socks; it’s time to level up! This time, we share a video about how to knit a gauge swatch in the round and how to cut it using the steek technique. This way, you’ll be able to flatten the fabric to precisely count the stitches…

Defy low temperatures and snow with a selection of knitting patterns to make easy hats and scarves. Have fun and customize the star accessories of this winter! Dare to play with sizes, colors, and materials in the following beginner level Katia designs. So, go with the flow, choose a design, and knit it to your taste. Easy hats and scarves If you love knitting with bulky yarn, we recommend this…

How to knit a poncho using circular knitting needles 🔥 Free pattern

If you’re looking for a warm and comfortable garment, this free pattern is for you. Learn how to knit a poncho with circular knitting needles seamlessly in the round, thanks to these step-by-step instructions by Irene Reichel @hm_iren. To make this soft high-neck cape in a gradient colorway, you just need 2 or 3 balls of Angelo by Concept by Katia. Follow the pattern with charts and videos to knit…

easy jumpers: easy knit and crochet patterns for beginners

Have you recently started to learn how to knit or crochet? If so, you probably have a hat, scarf or mobile phone cover on your list of projects to do. However, what about putting your skills to the test and making a bigger garment? In fact, we want to motivate you to knit or crochet your first jumper in 2024!  If you think this is a difficult and timely project……

New Year's sewing resolutions for 2024

The year is coming to an end in a few days, so it’s the perfect time to set some goals and challenges for our sewing passion. Here are 5 sewing New Year’s resolutions to turn 2024 into a year full of creativity, learning and, above all, lots of fabrics!  1. Dare to make new sewing projects  This 2024, dare to step out of your comfort zone. If you’ve always sewn clothes, why not try some accessories? Or…

2024 DIY Trends

The countdown to 2024 has begun! A new year with exciting challenges and also interesting DIY trends. In response to the rise of Artificial Intelligence, challenging the uniformity of fast fashion, or counteracting our smartphone dependence, these trends are here to turn the crafting community upside down. You know that Do-It-Yourself philosophy always responds to these and many other challenges with creativity. Have we piqued your curiosity? Read on…  2024…

how to make a Christmas wreath with Poplin by Katia Fabrics

The Christmas holidays are around the corner. And there’s no better way to welcome them than with this cute handmade braided Christmas wreath. This do-it-yourself (DIY) project is a fun and creative way to decorate your home and add a distinctive touch. So, follow the simple steps that Silvia from @silvia.creativa shows you in the video tutorial and make a beautiful fabric wreath that will brighten your front door or any corner of your home.    This Christmas project is included in the free 42 DIY Xmas Décor Ideas…

20 Christmas Gifts Ideas Free crochet and knitting patterns by Katia Yarns

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…

This Halloween, surprise everyone with an octopus costume handmade by you. In this new video tutorial, we share step-by-step instructions to learn how to make an octopus costume. Discover how Ana @nanitatelier transforms a sweatshirt sewing pattern into a surprising octopus costume. Dare to create your own costumes for the sweetest and most terrifying night of the year!  To teach you how to sew your octopus costume, we’ve invited @nanitatelier, who loves sewing, to show you how to…

It’s time to welcome the month of October in style! If you want to learn how to make this A-line skirt for this fall, we recommend watching the video tutorial that comes with the free sewing pattern by Andrea @andreacondes_design. In this post, Andrea shows you how to make a midi A-line skirt with pockets. If you prefer, it also comes with a short skirt option. You’ll see it’s a versatile, elegant, and super flattering skirt for all body types.…

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