The Marketplace

Shop the Marketplace All Weekend Long!

Friday, May 13
4:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 14
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday,  May 15
10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.


Knit-Couture Fashion Shows

FREE knit-couture fashion shows will be held in the Marketplace, featuring hand-knit garments in today’s latest fashions and colors that could rival any show during Fashion Week.

Fashion shows take place on the Marketplace Floor on Saturday May 14!

10:15 AM Vickie Howell's Wee Garter Stitch Fashion Show
11:15 AM Vogue Knitting Fashion Show
12:15 PM Koigu Wool Designs Fashion Show
1:15 PM Mohair South Africa Fashion Show
2:15 PM Koigu's Wrapped in Color Fashion Show
3:15 PM Vogue Knitting Fashion Show

The Marketplace
All Weekend Long

Shop the Marketplace, featuring more than 80 booths starting Friday, May 13, at 4:00 p.m.! There you'll find hard-to-find fiber, accessories, patterns, books, and more! There are no budgets at Vogue Knitting LIVE!

Readers on the Runway Fashion Show
Sunday 12:15 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 to enter. You'll strut your stuff and could win a big prize.

FREE Make & Take Heart and Lemon Stress Balls
Saturday & Sunday 11:30 AM–2:30 PM
Meet Twinkie Chan and learn to crochet a heart or lemon to take the stress away and help your heart health.

Beginner Lounge sponsored by Premier Yarns
Saturday & Sunday  11 AM–3 PM
Free learn to knit and crochet lessons are available to complete newbies as well as those who just want a refresher! Yarn supplied by Premier Yarns; needles and hooks from Boye!

Tassel Happy with Vickie Howell
Saturday  1 PM–3 PM
It’s true that knitting helps reduce stress but let’s face it, yarn itself makes you just plain happy. Join Vickie Howell to make a little yarn flair for your badges. We dare you not to smile when you look down and see a soft, pop of color hanging of your lanyard!

Vogue Knitting Auction

Sunday  1 PM–1:30 PM

Join Steven Berg and bid on garments from the pages of the magazine. All proceeds will be donated to charity.

Movie Night
Friday 7PM–9PM
See the first episode of the Steven Be reality TV show, and then watch the documentary Yarn: the Movie

The Good Measure Fitting Station

Saturday & Sunday 12:00 PM–2:30 PM
Deborah Newton’s latest 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 measurements so you'll always have a perfect fit!

Yoga For Knitters
Sunday 11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Join Heather Rees of Amplify Effect for a gentle, seated class that will release tension in your arms, neck and shoulders. No mats required.

Relax & Unwind
Saturday & Sunday 1PM–3PM

Ease tension in your shoulders, neck, and hands with free massages from Massages by Avo.

Knitting Belt Demonstrations
All Weekend Long
June Hemmons Hiatt shows off this ancient technique for speedy knitting.

I ♥ Knitting Because...

All Weekend Long

Share your "purls" of wisdom, plus what knitting means to you, with your fellow attendees!

Yarn Tasting Lounge & Ball Winding Station
All Weekend Long
Try before you buy! Sample new and popular yarns. A few rows both knitted and crocheted are there for you to take a few stitches and see what you think.

Knit Nail Art

Saturday 12 PM–2 PM
Wear your love of knitting on your hands: Desk out a nail or two with a knit-themed motif!

Guess How Many Needles
Saturday & Sunday, During Marketplace Hours

Enter your guess all weekend long–the winner will be announced Sunday at 2PM

Amigurmi Scavenger Hunt
Sunday During Marketplace Hours

Find a knitted toy and win a book from Twinkie Chan!

Knit Art Gallery
All Weekend Long

Experience our artists' gallery and see the world of possibilities for the handmade.

Ashley V. Blalock

Ben Cuevas
Deborah Jarchow

Jacqui Fink

Pat Ahern

Maureen Selwood