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kollage SQUARE™ Needle Kits

Whether you’re at the beginning of your knitting journey, or an experienced knitter, needle kits are a great way to get all the tools you need in one handy set. All of our kits include our signature SQUARE™ needle tips which help our customers knit for longer and with less hand and wrist pain. And…

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Chunky Knits for Chunky SQUARE​​™ Needles!

This month we’ve added some new needles to our existing line: Chunky SQUARE​​™ Needles. Recently customers and yarn stores expressed interest in really big needles for those super-squishy super-bulky knits. We did a few rounds of testing and we’re thrilled to now offer fixed circular needles in US sizes 35 (19mm) and 50 (25mm).  These…

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Celebrating Canada Day

Canada Day is celebrated each year on July 1, commemorating the anniversary of our country’s independence and the joining together Canada, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick into the Dominion of Canada. While there is no “standard” celebration, we love celebrating our country with outdoor events like picnics, parades, festivals, barbecues, fireworks and concerts. This year…

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Summer Stashbusting with Kollage

The weather is finally starting to warm up and we can tell summer is on the way. While we’re loving the opportunities to get out of doors and enjoy the sunshine, we’re also excited to start some summer knitting and crochet projects. Though we love working on sweaters and winter woollens, summer means we favour…

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Needles with a Story

You may be wondering what we mean when we say that Kollage SQUARE™ produces “needles with a story.” There are so many parts to the story of how we came to own Kollage SQUARE™, the fantastic people that help produce, package and ship your needles, and what the profits from your purchase support. Keep reading…

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Do kollage SQUARE™ needles really make a difference? The reviews are in!

As a crafter, your hands are your most valuable tool. Even if you’re not currently experiencing hand or wrist pain, it’s worth treating them right by selecting needles and hooks that support all the hard work they’ll be doing for years to come! Our SQUARE™ needles and hooks are perfect for knitters who have arthritis,…

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Spring Knitting and Crochet with Kollage

Even though things are still frosty in Canada, we know that spring is on the way and we’re ready for it. Spring is a time of renewal, and we know that summer will follow with sunny days and warm breezes. We’re feeling the urge to craft for the upcoming season so we browsed Ravelry and…

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What’s Hot Right Now: Quilting-inspired Knit and Crochet

As the most recent issue of Pom Pom Quarterly highlights, quilting-inspired knit and crochet patterns are having a moment in the spotlight. Quilting is a cozy, comforting home craft. It allows makers to put together scraps or leftovers, upcycled items, or small bits (think mini-skeins) to create a larger item to be treasured. If you…

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Valentine’s Day Crafting Inspiration

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and if you want to craft something special for your sweetheart, now is the time to get started!. Today we’ve rounded up a few of our favourite knit and crochet patterns full of love. Whether cute and cuddly, covered in hearts, or just intended to keep your favourite…

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Finishing Handmade Holiday Gifts

If you’ve spent the last few months crafting holiday projects, it’s time to put the finishing touches on those gorgeous gifts! We have lots of great tips to make your handmade gifts shine this holiday season; read on to learn more! Blocking No hand-knit or crocheted gift is finished without a blocking. Blocking is the…

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