Posts Tagged‘Shawl’

Crochet is the King of Summer! Download these 7 free crochet patterns now to get ready for the holidays

free crochet

In summer, crochet is king! Carry a few balls of yarn, your crochet hooks in your project bag and enjoy your free time without any complications. Holidays are for relaxing after all! Therefore, we suggest you download these 7 free crochet patterns to make bikinis, tops, bags, shawls and scarves. These summer projects are full of color and fun to make. You just need a few balls of Katia yarns: Summer Comfort, Fair Cotton, EKOS, Belvedere, Harmonia, Fair Cotton Craft 175 or Cotton-Cashmere Degradé. If you’re still wondering what to crochet this summer, here are some easy ideas to choose…

12 plus size patterns you can knit and crochet with the new Katia Casual 106 magazine this spring

plus size patterns

Prepare your cotton balls, knit happily and enjoy the result with pride knitting this holiday! We combine style and practicality in Katia Casual 106 magazine to inspire you with fresh and modern ideas. Here are 12 large size crochet and knitting patterns available in our Casual 106 magazine or to download in PDF format on our web. We propose you 54 new knitting and crochet patterns for women, men and also to decorate your home. We really hope that you like this selection of plus size patterns! Tell us in the comments, which garment you would like to knit or to crochet this spring.  12 plus…

Aquarela CAL 2021: The kit is now available! Crochet this half-crescent shawl with new colors Katia Capri

Aquarela CAL

Do you want to make a beautifully colorful half-crescent shawl? To make it, you will only need the Aquarela CAL Kit, including 8 balls of Katia Capri in unreleased colors, and participate in the next Katia CAL 2021. Search for our international Crochet-Along Katia group on Facebook and join us! There, you will have access to the free pattern complete with graphics and videos. Crochet along with us, share your passion for crochet and surround yourself with the colorful Aquarela shawl. This is an exclusive pattern designed by Laura Algarra for our Katia CAL group. Aquarela Shawl, a canvas to…

Lace Shawl Anat from El Club de la Calceta, a crochet pattern with a versatile design to wear all the seasons

Lace Shawl crochet pattern

Hello, I am Carmen Gómez, the hands, the head and the heart of El Club de la Calceta. At the moment I combine my job as a tourist guide with my studies to became a museum curator and my passion for handmade works. After living in Sweden for a year, I come back in Spain and I moved to Toledo where I didn’t know anyone. Back than, the weekends seemed never-ending… Until one day I bought some yarn and needles! It’s two years that crochet become my passion. I love to design shawls, I consider them versatile garments that you…

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…

Desteje combines yoga and crochet in the Manipura Shawl, an easy pattern inspired by a lotus flower

Manipura Shawl

Hello! I am Vanessa @Desteje, yoga teacher and crochet addict. I love designing crochet patterns, focusing on them from a therapeutic point of view. Crochet has a lot of benefits that help us enhance our self esteem and creativity. It also strengthens social ties, stimulates communication and creates a lot of satisfaction. However, above all, it reduces stress and anxiety. I bring my knowledge to my crochet classes to create a space full of wellbeing and relaxation. On this occasion, I have designed the Manipura shawl, inspired by the third chakra and made with 5 balls of Katia SeaCell Cotton.…

Atlántico shawl video tutorial by Marianela Galo: How to knit a crescent shawl for summer nights

How to knit a half moon shawl

Hello! My name is Marianela Galo, and I am knitwear designer. Ever since adolescence knitting has been my daily moment of rest, creativity and meditation. Like all the women in my family, I always have some kind of project on the go that fills me with enthusiasm. Over time, I have become a professional designer. Furthermore, I’m happy with what I do! The majority of my designs are inspired by places of the world or from the inspiration that a material transmits. Like this Atlántico Shawl knitted from Katia Veganette, an exclusive design for you. Follow the knitting pattern and…

11 free knit and crochet patterns for tops, dresses, scarves and shawls using only 1, 2 or 3 balls of yarn

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Summer is here! The perfect time to knit and crochet with yarns made from cool fibres like cotton and linen. If you are a knitter or crocheter 365 days of the year, we have 11 free patterns for you to make over the next few months. They include tops, dresses, ponchos, scarves and shawls. These summer projects are full of colour and fun to make. Furthermore, they are not complicated projects… the summer holidays are for relaxing after all. Download all these free patterns at katia.com and discover some of the new Spring Summer 2020 yarns. Moreover, you only need…

New Katia Kits: Learn to knit and crochet and give away moments of relaxation, creativity and fun

New Knit and Crochet Kits

If you are looking for original gift ideas for handmade fans, go no further. The knit, crochet & macrame kits will definitely be at the top of your gift list. Birthdays, Mother’s Day, Valentine’s Day, Christmas… there’s a Kits & Fun suitable for every occasion. There are Katia kits for everyone! Do you want to welcome the arrival of a new grandchild into the family? Then, why not give a baby clothing knit kit to a knitting granny? Or surprise a friend who supports sustainable fashion* with a kit to make their own piece of clothing. Of course, don’t forget…

7 openwork stitch patterns that you can knit and crochet with the new Concept by Katia magazine

openwork stitch patterns

This Spring-Summer 2020, openwork stitches are back in a big way! If you love openwork stitch patterns, take a look at our selection of knit and crochet garments in the new yarns from Concept by Katia. Our proposals range from easy openwork stitches – if you are just learning to knit or crochet or need something simple to make – to spectacular openwork patterns. Of course, we really enjoy designing garments with openwork stitches here at Katia. As a result, we are betting on a beautiful range of knit and crochet garments in openwork stitches. Find them all in our…