Knit and Crochet in Public Day 2024 🧶 Get Ready with Katia and these 10 ideas

8 May, 2024

On June 8, celebrate the 2024 World Wide Knit and Crochet in Public Day in your neighborhood, village, or city. Get ready to take to the streets and knit or crochet these 10 simple, practical, and creative ideas. Get Ready with Katia for the most anticipated woolly event of the year!

2024 World Wide Knit and Crochet in Public Day

Before sharing these 10 ideas with you, at Katia we want to encourage the yarn community to ‘officially’ welcome crochet to be a part of this celebration. Therefore, every second Saturday in June would become the World Wide Knit and Crochet in Public Day (with the acronym WWKCIP). What do you think of our proposal to celebrate World Wide Knit and Crochet in Public Day? Leave a comment, we look forward to reading them!

Get Ready with Katia with these 10 ideas

Here are 10 ideas to experience an unforgettable 2024 World Wide Knit and Crochet in Public Day. Take note!

Customize your garments with embroidery 🧵 Free diagram in PDF format

To begin, we share a free diagram in PDF format so that you can embroider phrases like I LOVE KNITTING or I LOVE CROCHET (or both!) on your garments and accessories. Download the chart with letters and hearts and express your love for knitting and crochet on the 2024 World Wide Knit in Public Day.

If you have any questions, follow our videos to learn how to embroider with duplicate stitch on knitting and cross stitch on crochet. Customize everything with embroidery, from tops to handbags.

How to embroider duplicate stitch on stockinette stitch

How to do cross stitch on crochet

Decorative crochet garland

Add a festive touch to the space where your knitting in public event will take place with a crochet garland with fabric letters. Download our free pattern and get making!

Accessories for knitting and crocheting outdoors

Protect yourself from the sun with a bucket hat or keep your phone handy with a super easy mini-bag for your phone. Have fun with these WOW by Katia patterns, perfect to enjoy knitting and crochet outdoors.

Amaze everyone with this crochet cap with a visor made with 2 balls of Katia Fair Cotton. Choose your favorite colorway and create a trend with this original DIY idea!

Remember to drink plenty of water! Carry your drink in the Stay Hydrated crochet bottle carrier by Ameskeria made with a cone of Katia Home Cottage.

Useful sewing accessories

If you also sew, you can count on Katia Fabrics. Discover useful DIY ideas to make the most of your woolly gathering, without forgetting to cover basic needs like food and drink. So, we recommend sewing a thermal fabric bottle sleeve and a reusable sandwich wrapper made of food-grade plastic.

Japanese-style yarn bag

If you still haven’t tried sewing, don’t worry, we also have ready-made cases, bags, and handbags to keep your woolly hobby comfortably organized. Keep your precious balls close to you and well cared for with this reversible reversible Japanese-style yarn bag.

Project bags with illustrations by Lady Desidia

If you need more space to carry your sewing, crochet, or knitting projects, materials, and accessories with you, then this full project bag, with a print designed by illustrator Lady Desidia, is for you.

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So, these are the 10 ideas to get ready for the 2024 World Wide Knit and Crochet in Public Day with Katia. If you want more easy, fun, and practical ideas, go to Please follow us on Facebook, Instagram and TikTok: we’re preparing some fun challenges and surprises for you. We’re counting on you!