Posts Tagged‘poufs’

Crochet floor cushion by Handmadejolie: Update your home decoration with this trendy square pouffe

Crochet floor cushion

I’m Mariska van der Neut, the designer behind Handmadejolie! Do you remember my free pattern to make a crochet plant pot with Katia Scuby Cotton? If you enjoy making decor ideas, this crochet floor cushion made with Katia Big Ribbon is perfect for your home. My style is mainly natural shades such as white, grey, sand and taupe. I also love to experiment with different types of yarns like Big Ribbon, a XXL tape yarn lighter than t-shirt yarn. For a long time I wanted to design a large square floor pillow. Not a typical pouffe, but more like a mattress cushion. This…

Mmm… XXL Donut! Extreme knitting with Katia X-Treme

Now we understand Homer Simpson… here at Katia we can’t get this XXL donut out of our heads either. It’s giant, soft and spongy! The secret of this sweet pouf is in the Katia X-Treme. This super yarn is the main ingredient of the recipe that we’re sharing so you can ‘bake’ this fun XXL donut. Take note! XXL Donut 1.- Download the knit pattern to make your pouf with the form of a giant donut. 2.- Choose your favourite flavours from the 15 colours available in Katia X-Treme. Maybe you prefer a chocolate base with icing or a turquoise…

5 ideas for knitting an XXL Spring

Let’s welcome in the floral season! We’re celebrating the arrival of Spring – at least in the Northern Hemisphere – and we propose that you Knit Big with our colour ranges and easy to make patterns. Don’t worry! When we say ‘Knit Big‘ we are referring to the thickness of the needles that you are going to need rather than the size of your creations. In our Spring·Summer 2015 magazines you’ll find lots of ideas to make using our XXL range. Get hooked on our cord yarns like Cotton Cord and Cotton Cord Print, and our lightweight cotton ribbon yarns…