Our new Pic-knit lookbook showcases 11 new knit and crochet projects to make for picnics in the park or sunny days at the beach. These summer accessories are convenient, easy to make and made with machine washable yarns that come in plenty of colors!

skill level: intermediate knit

Knit Bucket Tote

Bernat Maker Home Dec is a strong & lightweight, cotton blend yarn that's perfect for knitting a tote to carry your essentials.

skill level: intermediate knit

Pastoral Lace Knit Shawl

A knit triangular shawl is perfect for summer days spent outside! Worked up in Patons Grace, a 100% cotton yarn, gives this lace motif beautiful stitch definition.

skill level: easy knit

Knit for the Road Blanket

A knit multi-purpose blanket made using machine washable Patons Canadiana is a handy essential for all your summer activities!

skill level: easy crochet

Lil' Leaf Crochet Playmat & Lady Bug Toy

Crochet an outdoor play mat for your little one, using a soft & thick yarn like Bernat Blanket helps cushion the ground for baby's tummy time.

skill level: easy crochet

Crochet Convertible Blanket Bag

Crochet a zig zag stitch to bring out the striping effect of Bernat Pop! on this smart convertible bag.

skill level: intermediate crochet

Crochet Pic-A-Nic Basket

Crochet a classic picnic basket with a cheerful gingham lining, made using Lily Sugar'n Cream this project is machine washable & durable.

skill level: easy knit

Handy Square Knit Cushion

These knit square cushions are great for spending time outside this summer. With a zipper cover construction & made using Lily Sugar'n Cream these cushions are easy to care for.

skill level: easy crochet

Cute Crochet Carry-All

Make a convenient crochet tote using Bernat Maker Home Dec, a lightweight yarn with great stitch definition!

skill level: easy crochet

Spiral Crochet Pillow

These crochet pillows with a handle are great for a day outside, crocheted in 100% cotton Lily Sugar'n Cream.

skill level: easy crochet

Gingham Crochet Picnic Blanket

This crocheted gingham blanket pattern is brought to you by Daisy Farm Crafts and designed using Caron Simply Soft.

skill level: intermediate knit

Cheerful Ripple Knit Blanket

Have fun working on this cheerful, zig zag blanket, knit in Caron Simply Soft.

The Yarns

Summer is calling, along with picnics in the park & lazy days at the beach! Our latest patterns are worked up in easy to use & machine washable yarns like Caron Simply Soft, Patons Canadiana, Bernat Blanket and Lily Sugar’n Cream!

The Shades

Influenced by thriving bright gardens and earthy, organic woods, we’ve put together color palettes that will suit your every summer mood.

Pic-Knit Yarn and Shades Story

Make your next essential summer project! Choose from 11 free knit & crochet patterns that are perfect for summer.

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