Knitting With Lights … Who Needs Yarn?

Knitting With Lights … Who Needs Yarn?

Way back in 2014 when I still worked at Lion Brand, I had some time free time at a yarn show and decided that it would be fun weave some some LED lights into my wristers. Little did I know that this little fairy light project would end up being one of my most popular to date, it was even featured by CRAFT!

Knitting With Lights ... Who Needs Yarn?

My Wristers With Lights

Fast forward to 2020 … this week I was delighted to see these knitted lights by Leila Raven:
Knitting With Lights ... Who Needs Yarn?

Knitted Lights by Leila Raven

Who needs yarn, right? Leila’s pattern is free and below are a selection of LED fairly lights I’ve personally used for knitting into my own projects – have with experimenting!



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Danielle Holke is a long-time knitter, first taught by her beloved grandmother as a young girl growing up in Canada. In 2008 she launched KnitHacker, a lively blog and knitting community which has since grown to be a popular presence in contemporary knitting culture, reaching more than a million readers each year. As a marketing professional, Danielle advises and works with a motley squad of artists, yarn bombers, film makers, pattern designers, yarn companies and more. Learn more about her latest book, Knits & Pieces: A Knitting Miscellany.

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