Category: gift ideas

Free Pattern- Knitted Sunseeker Beach Bag by Lin Damrell

Summer is in full swing, and trips to the beach and the pool are (hopefully) happening on the regular for you by now. And what’s the one thing that every beach goer and pool partier needs? Why, a beach bag- of course! Using only two skeins of Cascade Yarns Sunseeker, and two sizes of circular…

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Top 10 Cascade Patterns of 2017 (So Far…)

We have been counting down the Top Cascade Patterns for 2017 (thus far) over on the Estelle Facebook page, but we thought it might be fun to round up the top ten on the blog! Not only is it always fun to see what other knitters and crocheters are making/downloading, but it’s fun to explore…

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Coming Soon- Rico Yarns Creative Bubble

As promised earlier this week, we are excited to announce the launch of a new yarn from Rico Yarns, unlike any other yarn you have ever seen before. Before making formal introductions however, we ask that you take a step back, and prepare yourself to think outside of the traditional definition of what hand knitting…

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King Cole Panda Cub Knit Kits

Across the country, people have been buzzing about the two baby pandas were welcomed at the Metro Toronto Zoo this past October. Ever since they made their first public appearance in the Spring, the line ups have been of epic proportions, just so that people can catch a two minute glimpse of these cuddly twin Giant…

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Constellation Shawl- Free Pattern by Shannon Charles for Estelle Yarns

With new seasons, and new yarns, comes new knitting patterns, and we are thrilled to be able to share one of our latest FREE Estelle Patterns with you today! Shannon Charles is the newest member to the Estelle Yarns Design team, and she has produced some fun to knit and easy to wear items…

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Woodrow Hat & Scarf- Free Pattern Friday

We felt that the time had come to include a free pattern that included the men in our lives. Besides… Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and what better way to show your love, than with some knitted goods? (For the male knitters out there, refer to all of our past Friday posts for some…

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Mille Colori Big Cap- Free Pattern Friday

At this point in the game, we are cutting it pretty close when it comes to getting presents knit, wrapped and under the tree. However, I know that many of us are looking forward to some time off from work/school over the next few days and weeks, and hopefully you are feeling the need…

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Vest Bets- 30 Designs To Knit For Now

It’s that time of year again, when one day it’s freezing cold, and then the next turns out to be muggy and damp. You just don’t know… not even the weather man knows! So we think that your best bet is if you layer, layer, layer- something that knitters absolutely LOVE to do! The…

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Remind Them-That Hat Was “Made By YOU”!

By this point in the game, you should be getting close to the point of wrapping up any Christmas knitting/crocheting projects that you were hoping to get through for 2014. Sewing on buttons, weaving in ends, blocking… all of those pesky, (but important!) finishing touches that make any knitting and crocheting project look polished…

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The Season Of Giving

Chances are, if you read this blog, it is because you love to knit or crochet.  So we thought that it might be a good idea to write a post not only with some gift ideas for you to give to those you love, but also with a few suggestions for you to pass along to…

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