Knit-Couture Fashion Shows

Free knit-couture fashion shows will be held in the Marketplace on Saturday. The fashion shows feature hand-knit garments in today’s latest fashions that could rival any show during Fashion Week. 
Beginner Lounge
All Weekend Long
Free learn to knit and crochet lessons available to complete newbies as well as those who want a refresher! 
Q&A with the New Editor in Chief of Vogue Knitting, Carla Scott 
Hear from Carla Scott, the new Editor in Chief of Vogue Knitting on how she started knitting, got involved in the industry, her plans for the magazine, and how you can become a Vogue Knitting designer.  
Yarn Toss
Look up! You could catch a skein or two of yarn falling from the sky. 
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 Lilies! Knit or crochet a square that is 2x2 inches (no stockinette stitch or ribbing, please) and drop off at Knitting LIVE! For additional information please visit their website here. 
Inside the Designers'/Authors' Studio
Join some of the biggest names in the knitting industry to hear about their process, what inspires their designs, and much more. 
Readers on the Runway
Saturday 5:30 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. 
Yoga for Knitters
Sunday 11:00 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.
Yoga Mini Sessions with Marcie Leek of Yoga for Knotted Knitters
Head to the Yoga Corner for 15-minute yoga sessions every half hour!
Book Nook

Get your favorite Sixth&Spring books signed by their authors in the Book Nook!
Panel Discussion
How do our best knitting designers get their design inspiration?
Good Measure Fitting Station
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.
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.
Laurinda Reddig

Mandy Greer