We Are Knitters Samasana Blanket Kit Review and a Giveaway!

I have received a complimentary sample of the product presented in this review. I was not financially compensated to write a favorable review. All opinions expressed in this post are my own.

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Have you heard of We Are Knitters? They are this super cool company with the most gorgeous yarn and fabulous knit and crochet kits! Yes, they are called We Are Knitters but they do have crochet kits as well. So, even if you don’t knit, you can get a wonderful crochet kit instead! I was so excited to have the opportunity to try one of the kits from We Are Knitters. I decided to try the Samasana Blanket kit made with their warm and comfy wool yarn. It’s a gorgeous chunky ripple pattern that was quick and easy to work up.

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I received my kit really quickly and I was so super excited! The wool came in these simple bags, separated by color. The smaller bag contained some of the yarn while the larger bag contained the rest of the yarn and the other tools needed for the kit including the 15mm crochet hook, a “We Are Knitters” tag and needle, and the pattern instructions. I unpacked everything (and photographed it) and set out to make my very own Samasana Blanket.

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The pattern worked up quickly. I was a tiny bit confused at first (ripples always get me) but I soon found my groove and was able to finish the blanket within a few days. The yarn is so beautiful to work with and handmade beechwood hook glided through the yarn effortlessly. I am normally very particular about my hooks but I really liked this one. As you can tell, I am SUPER in love with the yarn. I cannot wait to scoop up some more for other projects. It was wonderful to work with. I have a love affair with chunky yarn and this yarn was just perfect.

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Overall, this kit was just fabulous. I really want to try some of the knitting kits too. There are many different types of pattern kits to choose from at WeAreKnitters.com. There are scarves, hats, sweaters, blankets and more! But don’t take my word for it. Stop by the site and check out all of the beautiful kits and yarn available at WeAreKnitters.com.

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We Are Knitters is generously offer 15% off to all of my amazing readers! Use code WAKSTITCHINMOMMY to get your discount, valid through February 15, 2016.

But wait! That’s not all! We Are Knitters is also generously allowing me to host a sitewide giveaway for anything under $100 at WeAreKnitters.com! How awesome is that?? The giveaway is open to US, Canada, and Europe, where allowed by law. Enter using the Rafflecopter form below. Giveaway will end on 2/2/16 at 11:59pm ET.
 
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A HUGE thank you to We Are Knitters for allowing me to try this amazing kit and for being so generous to my readers. A big thank you for also getting me hooked on this beautiful yarn too! 🙂

 

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68 Comments

  1. I would absolutely love some of thats uperwash merino wool yarn! oh or take a good look through the kits, there are some amazing projects in there that i’d love to knit!

  2. I would get the Plow Cushion kit (I’ve never used a wooden hook before) Such a nice giveaway!! Thank You!

  3. Many neat things to choose from, but I would most likely pick the Hualpa Kimono kit. I love the colors and designs. Thanks for the great review, I hadn’t heard of the site before.

  4. I love that color combination!! It’s so easy on the eyes 🙂
    I’ve been looking into making my own chevron blanket – that $100 would definitely help!

  5. I love that color combination!! It’s so easy on the eyes 🙂
    I’ve been looking into making my own chevron blanket – that $100 would definitely help!

  6. Gosh it would be hard to choose! Wish they had more for the crocheters.
    Probably the coconut cardigan kit though. 🙂

  7. I would love to win this Will we be able to choose our own colors? I would love to win that pattern in blue and white Thank you for giving use this opportunity

    1. Sorry, didn’t read for the comment to leave before I wrote it. I would get the blanket kit you featured if I won.

  8. I’ve been eyeing out their kits for awhile! I would love to win this giveaway, and if I do, I was thinking of making the Juliet Tee or any one of their sweater kits.

  9. I have a pattern already in mind, but I would have to take a good look at all the different color yarns to see what three shades I like the best.

  10. so many beautiful choices wow love 2 of the sweaters the cotton candy & the waffle but I know me…not too talented so I would need to start with a much smaller project or rather easier project and I love blankets so it would be the udon blanket to start with seems easy and has a chance to actually get finished!!! I love the Christmas ornaments kit very cool idea 🙂 thanks for the chance to win like I said so many items to pick from!!! awesome

  11. I L_O_V_E the colors of yarn used for this blanket. I can’t tell if this is a salmon or pink but it is so pretty. And I always enjoy doing the ripple pattern. Good luck to whoever wins.

  12. Nice review! I’d love to win, so I can check out this new supplier (new to me) of lovely yarn.
    I can’t knit but I love to crochet!

  13. I’m drooling over the samasana blanket, but since it is over the $100 limit, I would either go for the firefly cushion or try my hand at knitting with the Nick blanket.

  14. Thanks for the opportunity to win some of this fabulous yarn. The patterns are beautiful! If I won the contest, I’d get the Sally Cardigan kit. It would make a great everyday spring/fall sweater. Nothing like something cozy and warm and hand knit 🙂

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