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6 tips to easily follow Katia magazine patterns and knit your next project with confidence

tips to easily follow Katia magazine patterns

As the saying goes: “All roads lead to Rome”, we all know how to apply it to our handicraft universe, right? There are more ways to knit than there are knitters in the world! Ok, we are probably exaggerating, but the truth is there are so many ways to learn how to knit. There are different ways to hold your needles: continental style or English, Portuguese, etc. Even stitch names can change in certain regions and languages. Still, everyone has their own ways, habits and preferences for knitting. These are often a combination of inherited knowledge, workshops, YouTube videos or…

If you are looking for easy knitting patterns for girls, take a look at this selection of 10 designs for your little ones

easy knitting patterns for girls

Are you looking for easy knitting patterns for girls and boys? Discover 30 crochet and knitting patterns for kids and fill the summer with color with the refreshing and fun projects in the new Katia Kids 97 Magazine. We propose knitting ideas for all styles and levels. You’ll find original jacquard prints easily knitted with just one ball of thread and subtle color gradients in pure cotton. If you are looking for easy knitting patterns for kids clothing, take a look at this selection of 10 designs for girls. Relax, have fun and start choosing your next knitting pattern. Surprise…

Discover a selection of 7 easy-to-knit summer patterns for babies included in the new Katia Baby 96 magazine

easy-to-knit summer patterns for babies

Get excited knitting baby clothes! Prepare your needles and knit your baby’s first wear following the lovely knitting patterns for newborns in our Katia Baby 96 magazine. We propose you the best cottons and natural fibers to knit 43 loving, beautiful and fun garments for your little ones. You will also find plenty of easy patterns to dress babies up to 24 months with garments made by you. Whatever your style, and whether you are a beginner or an expert knitter, you are sure to find the ideal models for the new members of the family. Therefore, stay around and discover…

⛱️ This spring / summer sew with our FLY sewing pattern magazine: 33 patterns from 1 month to 12 years

Fly high with the new Katia Fabrics Fly sewing pattern magazine! Put your hands and your sewing machine to work in the little ones’ summer wardrobe. We propose 33 easy and practical patterns to sew comfortable, durable, and current clothes. Find interesting sewing projects and discover new organic fabrics, recycled fabrics, muslin with golden touches, and soft plumetis, among many other novelties. Do you dare to fly with Katia Fabrics Fly? The new Katia Fabrics FLY sewing magazine spring-summer season is now available with unique models for baby, little, and children. We know you were waiting for it, and we…

Discover the knitting pleasure with All Seasons 2! 43 exquisite patterns to enjoy natural fibers all year round

katia all seasons 2 magazine

In our Katia All Seasons 2 magazine we propose you 43 exquisite garments to knit and enjoy the quality of Concept by Katia‘s natural fibers all year round. Discover unique models created to delight the senses especially with 50 Mohair Shades and Pluma, two of our lightest yarns. Take note! Because a brushed effect for summer is possible now thanks to Pluma. And find also fantastic sweaters made with some of your favorite yarns like Cotton-Cashmere, Cotton-Alpaca or Duomo. Give yourself a gift and discover the knitting pleasure with All Seasons 2! New Concept yarns Eliseo, cotton ondé yarn with…

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.…

Make your first project in 2021 with Easy Knits Magazine and our new video tutorials

Easy Knits video tutorials

2020 has come to an end… Need some inspiration for new year resolutions in 2021? We suggest learning how to create handmade items with yarn! Make unique gifts, chunky garments or matching accessories. The last few months we have worked on new Easy Knits video tutorials for beginners and advanced knitters. Baby dresses, kids cardigans, women jumpers, accessories and cowls. Everything can be made with your hands and our new video tutorials! All patterns in this blog are available in Katia Easy Knits 9 Magazine, which includes 44 patterns for women, men, kids and babies. Below you can find an…

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.…

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…

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…