Knit-Couture Fashion Shows
Saturday
FREE knit-couture fashion shows will be held in the Marketplace, featuring hand-knit garments in today’s latest fashions that could rival any show during Fashion Week.

11:15 AM: Vogue Knitting Fashion Show
12:15 PM: Tahki Donegal Tweed Fashion Show & Design Contest Fashion Show 
1:15 PM: Rowan Fashion Show 
2:15 PM: Koigu Wool Designs Fashion Show 
3:15 PM: Universal Yarn Fashion Show
4:15 PM: Namaste Fashion Show
5:15 PM: LB Collection from Lion Brand Fashion Show
6:00 PM: Vogue Knitting Readers on the Runway Fashion Show
Ravelry Meetup
Friday 6:30–7:30 PM
 
Come by to meet Jess and the new user experience designer at Ravelry, Livia! Come grab a Hello button!
Beginner Lounge Sponsored by Knit Chats & Cascade Yarns
All Weekend Long
 
Free learn to knit and crochet lessons available to complete newbies as well as those who want a refresher! Needles and hooks provided by Knitter’s Pride. 
Ask the Experts
Saturday 11:00 AM–3:00 PM
Sunday 11:00 AM–2:00 PM

 
Have a hard to answer knitting question or stuck on a pattern? Ask the experts who worked on the completely revised & updated Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book and they’ll help you with your hardest knitting questions. 
Caron x Pantone Yarn Toss
Sunday 1:30 PM
 
Look up! You could catch a skein or two of yarn flying off the Special Events stage.
Knit Chats
During Marketplace hours 
 
If you need help, advice, or just want to knit chat, make sure to come by the Beginner Lounge! Stop by for your free gift, enter for a chance to win one of our raffle prizes, and see what KnitChats is all about.
Citémômes
All Weekend Long

Citémômes, the artists who brought us the two Monet artworks created from knit squares, are at it again, and this time they need your help to achieve their goal of collecting 10,000 squares for Monet’s Water Lillies! Knit or crochet a square that is 2x2 inches (no stockinette stitch or ribbing, please) and drop off at Vogue Knitting LIVE! For additional information please visit their website here. 
The Inspiration Behind Faerie Knitting
Sunday 12:45 PM

Join Alice Hoffman and Lisa Hoffman as they discuss the writing and knitting process of their latest book, Faerie Knitting. 


 
Yarn Claw
Saturday & Sunday
 
Back by popular demand! With your donation to charity you can win a prize!
Photo Booth Sponsored by Making Things App
Saturday and Sunday during Marketplace hours 

Create a GIF with your knitting group and share it on social media to commemorate your weekend at Vogue Knitting LIVE!
Inside the Designers Studio
Sunday


2:00 PM–Caitlin Hunter
2:30 PM–Brooklyn Boy Knits
 
Join some of the biggest names in the knitting industry to hear about their process, what inspires their designs, and much more. 
Knit Companion
All Weekend Long

 
Come learn about this new app in the Marketplace. 
Readers on the Runway
Saturday 6:00 PM

 
Have you always dreamed of walking the runway in a project you’ve knit? Especially a garment from Vogue Knitting—don’t you just want to show it off? Now’s your chance! Click here for the entry form. You’ll strut your stuff and could win a big prize. 
Rowan on the Runway
Sunday 11:30 AM

 
Here’s your chance to show off your favorite Rowan knit! Click here for the entry form. You’ll strut your stuff and could win a big prize. 
Sample Sale
Sunday 12:30 PM–2:00 PM (or until all items are sold)

 
This is your chance to buy a Vogue Knitting original on Sunday. All proceeds go to charity. 
Yoga For Knotted Knitters
Saturday 10:15 AM
Sunday 10:30 AM
Join Marcie Leek in a gentle, seated class that will release tension in your arms, neck, and shoulders. Take care of your body so you can knit and crochet more! No mats required.
 
Mochimochi Land Ball Pit
On display all weekend

Mochimochi Land is making a splash this Vogue Knitting LIVE with a whole ball pit full of squishy knitted mochimochi balls! 

She needs YOUR help to knit hundreds of these colorful character balls using our free pattern!

 
Book Nook
Saturday and Sunday 12:30 PM–2:00 PM

Get your favorite Sixth&Spring books signed by their authors in the Book Nook!
Panel Discussion
Sunday 1:00 PM

 
How do our best knitting designers get their design inspiration?
Long Island Yarn & Farm are teaming up with the Pittsburgh Knit and Crochet Guild for the Pgh Handmade Hearts campaign. Make a heart that is approximately 2½ to 3 inches and drop off in booth #814; the hearts will be placed throughout Pittsburgh as vivid reminders of the power of kindness.
Good Measure Fitting Station
Saturday 11:30 AM–2:30 PM
Sunday 11:30 AM–2:30 PM

 
Deborah Newton’s book, Good Measure, gives you a master plan for making garments with a custom fit. But first you need your measurements! Stop by to get measured by the experts. You’ll leave with a card with all your important numbers so you’ll always have a perfect fit!
Yarn Tasting Lounge
All Weekend Long

 
Try before you buy! Sample new and popular yarns. A few rows are already knit for you to take a few stitches and see what you think.
 
Sponsored by:
  • Anny Blatt North America
  • Jade Sapphire
  • Rowan Yarn
  • Lion Brand Yarns
  • Universal Yarn
  • Malabrigo
  • Nice & Knit
  • Universal Yarn
  • Eucalan
  • SmartStix
  • Knitter’s Pride
  • Prym Needles
Ball-Winding Station
Sponsored by Knitters’ Pride
All Weekend Long

Can’t wait to start swatching? Come to our ball-winding station, where you can turn your skeins into knittable cakes yourself.
Knit Art Gallery
All Weekend Long

Experience our artists’ gallery and see the world of possibilities for the handmade.