Blog Post: The Ultimate New Knitter’s Toolkit – Needles, Yarn, Notions, and Supplies to Buy For Beginning Knitters

Canvas Tote Bag square crop smBy Liat Gat – Founder / Holiday/Gifting, Recommended Resources / December 17, 2014 / 104 Comments
Here is the ultimate knitting toolkit I recommend to support the new knitter in your life. Links to all recommended supplies like needles, yarn, knitting bag, and notions. Read Post »


Blog Post: 2014 KnitFreedom Holiday Gift Guide Part 1: Luxury Gifts

By Liat Gat – Founder / Holiday/Gifting / December 14, 2014 / 22 Comments
7 top luxury gift ideas for the knitter who has everything. Ideas include top-of-the line knitting needles, a trip to Stitches South in Nashville, and, of course, lots of cashmere yarn. Read Post »


Blog Post: Relax While You Knit: 7 Free, Easy, & Mindless Knitting Patterns for Christmas Day

By Liat Gat – Founder / Holiday/Gifting / December 21, 2014 / 17 Comments
If your family is anything like mine, you may spend a lot of time on Christmas Day sitting around watching people unwrap presents. Here are 7 easy and free patterns you can knit while spending time with loved ones. Helpful video links accompany each pattern. Read Post »


Blog Post: 2014 KnitFreedom Holiday Gift Guide Part 3: Stocking Stuffers

By Liat Gat – Founder / Holiday/Gifting / December 16, 2014 / 12 Comments
Wondering what gift to buy the knitters in your life for the holidays? Here are 7 knitting-related stocking-stuffer ideas for under $12. Read Post »


Blog Post: Relax While You Knit: 7 Free, Intermediate, & Mindless Knitting Patterns for Christmas Day

By Liat Gat – Founder / Holiday/Gifting / December 21, 2014 / 12 Comments
Here are my favorite free pattern recommendations for intermediate mindless knitting during social events like Christmas day, or even knit night. Basic socks and hats top the list. These patterns will only occasionally require your attention as you knit. Read Post »


Blog Post: 2014 KnitFreedom Holiday Gift Guide Part 2: Under $50

By Liat Gat – Founder / Holiday/Gifting / December 15, 2014 / 10 Comments
Here are 7 knitting-related gifts we recommend for the knitter in your life for under $50. Ideas include project bags, yarn bowls, and a subscription to their favorite knitting magazine. Read Post »







Recommended Book: Handknit Holidays by Melanie Falick

This is a timeless book, absolutely filled with beautiful, winter-holiday-inspired knits.

The photography is gorgeous, the patterns feature some of the most beautiful and interesting yarns available, and the range of techniques introduced is much broader than your average pattern book.

Learn to knit with wire, double-knit, do Entrelac, Fair-Isle, mosaic knitting, not to mention knit projects with cables and lace.

Buy Handknit Holidays online


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