Posts Tagged‘top’

How to make a different crochet top with a V-neckline and shoulder pads following the pattern by Dona M Handmade

crochet top with V-neckline

Hi, I’m Marta Ovelha, and I’m also Dona M Handmade. I’m a Portuguese crochet designer, I live in the most beautiful region in my country, Alentejo. My greatest passion is my daughters, Joana and Carolina or Joka&Lola. But I also have another passion in my life: crochet! Here I share with you the Paraiso Top pattern, a modern design with a crochet stitch that keeps tradition alive. I had the opportunity to try several Katia yarns, but the one I chose for my summer design was Katia Paraiso, a 100% cotton yarn with fantastic colors. I hope you enjoy learning how…

Summer Comfort giveaway, video tutorial and free pattern by MissDIY to make a convertible crochet bikini-swimsuit

crochet bikini-swimsuit

Without a doubt, crochet bikinis are one of the star projects this summer. If you were thinking of making your own, you’ve found the perfect post to learn how to make a crochet bikini. And if you like swimsuits better, this is also for you! Because Ester from MissDIY shows you how to easily transform a bikini into a crochet swimsuit. Do you fancy wearing a swimsuit 100% handmade by you on your holidays? Download the free pattern for the Kala Bikini-Swimsuit available as a PDF at katia.com and follow the video tutorial. You just need 4 balls of Katia…

Summer giveaway and free pattern! Win balls of Harmonia to make the Sunset Glow crochet top by Blazenka

sunset glow crochet top

Celebrate summer with the Sunset Glow crochet top by Blazenka @blagecrochetdesign! Enjoy the new free pattern designed by Blazenka Simic-Boro, the designer that won the hearts of so many crochet fans with her Eurybia sweater. Do you remember? If you loved her sweater suggestion for winter, we encourage you to make this new design this summer. The Sunset Glow top is made with Katia Harmonia, a light 100% cotton yarn with the perfect color gradient. Download this free pattern —a Katia exclusive— to start creating your crochet top from sizes S to 3XL. Do you want to win the materials…

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…

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…

Planned Pooling Top by Wilmade: Tips and video tutorial to crochet a top with Katia Magic Diamonds

Planned Pooling Top

Hi! I’m Wilma, a crochet designer from the Netherlands. Crochet started as a hobby during my Christmas break in 2014, but soon turned into more. In 2015, I started my blog Wilmade.com on which I share free crochet patterns. In 2018, I quit my job as a communication & PR officer to become a full-time designer. I’m sharing this passion with my mom who also designs crochet patterns. My granny and sister often model my designs and my husband and dad help to take pictures. It’s a real family business! I usually make shawls and hats, but lately I’ve discovered…

Ochos crochet top by Ameskeria: An easy, cool and very flattering tapestry crochet pattern

crochet top

Hello! My name is Leire Villar and I am a professional crocheter. Here, at my personal label Ameskeria, I create content for different clients from the craft and publishing world. I have also published various ebooks. For example, the book titled Ganchitos which I created together with my friend Ingrid Valls. Ameskeria is a Basque word that means fantasy, imagination. From this starting point, I have gone along creating my universe with the aim of bringing innocence and freshness to traditional crochet. Colour, amigurumis and prints fascinate me. I also adore simple designs that are easy to make. Like the…

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…