Concept Art Writing Prompt: The Superhero Whose Power Is Knitting

With a speed and dexterity unmatched by mortal knitters, this superhero can whip up anything with her needles and the right yarn. Tell us your story about this particularly crafty hero. » 7/03/14 5:00pm 7/03/14 5:00pm

This Wonder Woman Sweater Pattern Is A Great Excuse To Take Up Knitting

You can't buy this star-spangled Wonder Woman sweater, but if you have the knitting chops, you can make it yourself. » 7/01/14 10:40am 7/01/14 10:40am

Legend of Korra mittens let your hands battle for spiritual balance

You can enact your own Legend of Korra spiritual puppet show with these mittens, modeled after Raava, the spirit of peace and light, and Vaatu, the spirit of chaos and darkness. Just have an arm wrestling match to decide who will emerge victorious during Harmonic Convergence. » 1/13/14 6:00pm 1/13/14 6:00pm

This reversible scarf bears a pictorial retelling of The Hobbit

The knitters at Frivolite Handcrafts have come up with a cold weather accessory fit for a Hobbit. Through a series of simple images, this scarf retells Bilbo Baggins' story from the Shire and back again. » 12/29/13 7:00am 12/29/13 7:00am

My Knitted Boyfriend means you'll always have someone to cuddle with

Dutch designer and illustrator Noortje de Keijzer has designed a life-sized knitted body pillow in the shape of a man. » 4/22/13 7:20am 4/22/13 7:20am

Baby Dalek dress is perfect for your infant cyborg-in-training

Put your little one in this knit Dalek jumper and make sure that her first word is "exterminate," and she'll be on the road to Doctor Who fandom or becoming a murderous cyborg. Either way, she'll look adorable during those formative early years. » 1/05/13 9:30am 1/05/13 9:30am

Brutally knit monster masks are perfect for adorning your head or a…

Tracy Widdess' Brutal Knitting is a series of creepy and colorful hand-knit masks inspired by science fiction and horror. They're perfect for wearing on face or placing on a spike as a warning to other monsters. » 6/30/12 3:00pm 6/30/12 3:00pm

Monster book covers protect your favorite reading material

If you want to make sure no one touches your journal or that hands stay off your books until you're done reading them, this creepy-cute monster book cover is happy to oblige, baring its teeth at any who dare reach for its spine. » 6/24/12 10:00am 6/24/12 10:00am

Resist cold weather with this creepy knitted Borg mask

Because normal ski masks don't inspire the terror of species-wide assimilation, Redditor k80k80k80 knitted up a Star Trek Borg head to keep heads cold — and passersby on their toes — come winter. I'd say it could use a red light beaming out from the side, but really, this thing is plenty terrifying as is. » 6/23/12 12:30pm 6/23/12 12:30pm

The Classiest Doctor Who Scarf Ever

Kate Atherley's TARDIS scarf lets you sneak Doctor Who into the office. Atherley, Tech Editor of Knitty, has given us a way to live in the TARDIS. Her Doctor Who scarf design, complete knitting instructions, is available to all Whovians. » 5/05/12 10:30am 5/05/12 10:30am

The Greatest Knitting Patterns in the Universe

Winter is the perfect time to cozy up in front of a fire and knit. But there's no reason those yarn projects can't celebrate our love for all things science fiction and fantasy. Here are 20 awesome free knit/crochet patterns. » 12/24/10 12:31pm 12/24/10 12:31pm

Knit Your Own Superhero Unitard

Artist Mark Newport has learned how to keep all the superheroes warm in the winter, with his knitted super-onesies. But that's not all. They also make an important statement about masculinity. Gallery of yarns below! » 4/14/09 6:30am 4/14/09 6:30am

The Cutest Cylon Centurion In The Galaxy

Knitting artist and Cylon sympathizer Thea has created a fantastic Centurion stocking cap. More details and pics await you, but if BSG isn't your flavor, how about a Twilight knit to spark your interest? » 1/21/09 2:00pm 1/21/09 2:00pm

BBC Destroys Cute Knitted Versions of Doctor Who Monsters

I'm not a big letter-writing campaign person, but a line has been crossed when the BBC starts taking away cute knitted dolls that look like Doctor Who monsters. Apparently some kind of copyright nonsense inspired a wanker at BBC legal to force the nice knitter at Mazzmatazz to remove all the cool patterns posted… » 5/12/08 12:20pm 5/12/08 12:20pm