Category Archives: News from the brand

Pitti Filati is opening up

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Just a few hours before the official opening, the Lanecardate area at Pitti Filati 2016 is all set up and ready to receive the guests. Check out the photos for a quick preview of our stand.

Fintan Mulholland: fashion knitting

We at Lanecardate Handknitting are always honoured, when the opportunity arises, to sponsor with our yarns young and talented emerging fashion knitwear designers. You can see we devoted lots of space to Lolo Wang, but she’s not the only one we sponsored. Fintan Mulholland is an Irish designer with an MA in Fashion Knitwear Design […]

Lolo Wang’s capsule collection patterns available online.

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The capsule collection that the NABA graduated Lolo Wang first presented at our stand during the last Pitti Filati is now ready to be reproduced by you all. Lolo wrote down the instructions to knit and crochet the items she created and we will publish them on our website (we will also introduce each one of […]

Pitti Filati on a hot July for Lanecardate

                  Is it hot in your part of the world? Here it is, but we, at Lanecardate, wouldn’t miss Pitti Filati for the world! (Plus, they’ve got air conditioning!). At Pitti Filati we present our yarn collections, network, do business ang get inspired by the talents who […]

Il mondo creativo & Lanecardate

                From the 10th to the 12th of April Bologna will host the exhibition Il mondo creativo. Il mondo creativo is dedicated entirely to crafts, not only knitting and crochet but also bijoux, paper crafts, seaming, quilting, DIY, tatting, needlepoint and much more. You will be able to […]

Pitti Filati: what’s new

So… what happened at Pitti Filati? An old favourite yarn is back! Plus, after premiering just for Pitti, the brand new knit and crochet patterns by Lolo Wang will soon be available. Do you feel like having a sneak peek?  

Lane Cardate Handknitting wishes you a merry Christmas!

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Lane Cardate Handknitting and the editors of the blog wish you a merry Christmas and a happy New Year. This first year of our activity as a blog has been exciting and filled with patterns and ideas to use our yarns, now we take a few days off for celebrating the season with our families […]

Pitti Filati: Lanecardate is back


Christmas is coming and you’re planning your new year’s resolutions, but we planned them months in advance and now we are already busy with our next appearance at Pitti Filati! From January 28 to 30, we will be at the international exhibition for “yarn professionals”. It’s not our first time and the planning runs smoothly, […]

Learn to knit at Do Knit! (In Milan)

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Do Knit! in Milan is an unusual shop: not only a yarn shop but also a place where people can stiop and chat not only about knitting but also about design and art. The new season of knitting courses at Do Knit! will start on September 22 and it will include a beginners’ course (you […]

Lanecardate @ Pitti Filati: with Moda Futuribile and Feel The Yarn


            Here we are, at the 75th edition of Pitti Filati. Pitti Filati is one of the most important events for the textiles and fashion industry. We will be very busy and very happy to have the chance to be there doing the job we love! If you are visiting […]