How to Double Knit

The knitting technique we are going to teach you today is one of the coolest you’ve ever seen in the knitting world. It’s double knitting, which creates a piece of knitting with one color on each side, and no “wrong side”. We can create motifs and work using charts, and the resulting fabric is much […]

Knitwear Is Forever ft. Ozetta

Hi! Hailey from Ozetta Knitwear here, and today I am going to share a little bit about one of my favorite knitting projects with WAK. I had the wonderful opportunity to make the Simone Cardigan during the holiday season and squeeze in some “me knitting time” while on vacation. While I am vacationing I love […]

Free pattern: Crochet mask

Make this crochet mask and wear it to all of your Carnival parties. You just need a few minutes and your favorite color of WAK wool!   MATERIALS To make your mask you will need: – A few yards of The Wool (we chose the color forest green). – a beechwood size 19 crochet hook […]

Free pattern: how to make a circular wall hanging

Wall hangings are becoming a fashionable trend. We can use them to decorate almost any room in the house, and if we make them ourselves we can customize them to our taste. We can make wall hangings using cardboard, wood, embroidery hoops… and choose the materials we like best. Today we are going to show […]

How to knit the two color Daisy Stitch

Break out your needles to learn how to knit this new stitch! It’s one of the most well known among knitters; we’re going to show you a classic: the daisy stitch. We wanted to add a special touch by combining two different colors of our Petite Wool, but you can knit it in one color […]

How to organize your yarn for knitting intarsia and jacquard

We all know how hard it is to concentrate when knitting projects in intarsia or Jacquard. Holding two or more colors at the same time, making sure the stitches come out perfectly…that’s enough to concentrate on without worrying about the different colors getting tangled together! That’s why we want to give you some ideas in […]

 What benefits does knitting have on your health?

Knitting is in! Just ask celebrities like Sarah Jessica Parker, Ryan Gosling, Russell Crowe or Krysten Ritter, who are proud to show off their knitting skills.     Besides making original and unique designs like those we offer in our knitting kits  you can improve your health thanks to the benefits that this hobby offers. […]

How to crochet a buttonhole

  Crochet offers unmatched flexibility compared to other needle crafts. We can make all kinds of garments and accessories quickly and easily, adapting them as we go.  Today we are going to show you how to make buttonholes in your garments so you can add buttons with no problems. Take your crocheted jackets up a […]

Free pattern: crochet mittens

To keep your hands warm in Winter, there’s nothing better than mittens made by yourself! It’s very easy to find mittens knitting patterns, but not so easy if what we want is crochet patterns. With this free pattern we’ll teach you how to make your own mittens using the softest and warmest yarn, besides they’ll […]

Hygge, the secret to happiness

Did you ever ask yourself what happiness is? Yes, today we’re feeling meta-philosophical at #weareknitters. True happiness resides in little things, or actions, that we already do without really giving them much thought. The Danish, the happiest people in the world, who have been practicing true happiness for more than 200 years, coined this phenomenon […]

How to take care of your Meriwool with Downy

We partnered with Downy to create this blog post. Let us guess – you’ve just finished your most recent exciting Meriwool project and you don’t know how to maintain it’s perfectly wooly conditions, right? We have the perfect solution for you, don’t worry!     Our Meriwool can be machine washed, but always with extreme […]

How to make a drop stitch cable

  When we knit, we can include cables in our project to give it more interest, there are thousands of design possibilities and different ways to make them, so they can be made by those at all levels: from novice to advanced knitters. They are a design element that we can respect even if we […]

What models to knit by skill level

When you first discover knitting a common error is to tackle projects that are not for beginners. Today we bring you different projects for different skill levels to help you choose the best one for you. When learning to knit the first thing to learn is how to knit and purl. The Morse Scarf is […]

New Collection: Xamalo85

Find our latest Petite wool and Meriwool collection by Xamalo85. 100 % peruvian Petite wool. The best quality. Don’t miss your chance to get it Check the best here:

How to knit a cabled heart

  Knitting cables can help us incorporate different textures into our garments. There are many ways to make them, and if you need to learn how, you can check out our tutorials. If you are looking for something more advanced, we can also teach you to knit horizontal cables and cables without a cable needle. […]

Love is in the glove

Valentine’s Day, oh Valentine’s Day! The date is here again, unfit for diabetics, marked in our calendars with hearts crossed by cruel arrows… In #weareknitters we love love, that’s why we want this Valentine’s day you hit the bell with a very original present, beyond flowers or chocolates.   Thinking about what to do to celebrate […]

How to do arm knitting

  A while back we showed you that knitting is possible without needles, using our body  with finger knitting, and today we’re back with another surprising method: arm knitting, using our arms and fingers as if they were knitting needles. Arm knitting is lots of fun, and the best part, fast, so you can knit […]

Customize your beanie to make it unique

You probably have lots of hand knitted beanies and they’re all special and unique, but what if you take it one step further to give it your personal touch? If patches and brooches aren’t your thing, get your craft materials ready because we have what you need. This beanie customized with rhinestones will give you […]

Knitter Series – Knitattitude

  When did you start knitting? I learnt to knit just 5 years ago. January is actually my knitting anniversary! I had dreamt of finding a massive circle scarf under my Christmas tree the month before but that dream never materialized. I decided to take matters into my own hands (and needles), cast on and […]