KnitIQ blocking mats for knitting are not like any other craft mat set. Developed with knitting, crochet, and needlepoint experts and our community of fellow knitters and crafters, KnitIQ provides a best-in-class, professional solution that helps you deliver professional standard results every time.
- Mats: 12.6″ x 12.6″ x 0.75″
- T-Pins: 1.5″
- Storage Case: 13″ x 13″ x 7.3″
6 Reasons You’ll LOVE your KnitIQ Mats
- Other than a standard puzzle mat, KnitIQ’s extra thick and dense foam boards with grid lines are specifically designed by experts for wet- or steam-blocking knit- and crocheted handmade garments.
- The 100 T pins included are carefully constructed with a T-bar gentle on your fingertips when pinning and pulling.
- The reusable storage bag keeps your mats in good condition and provides you with a neat packing-, yarn storage-, or transport solution.
- Grid lines allow you to precisely block your work so you can rely on an expert finish every time.
- KnitIQ blocking mats are made from strong and sturdy foam so that they stay firmly put, even when placed upright against a wall while your project is drying.
- Step by step instructions are included in each set to guide you through the blocking process for expert results.
What You Get at a Glance
- 9 extra thick blocking mats for knitting & crochet projects
- 1″ grid markings
- BONUS 1 PVC reusable storage bag with easy open zip and ergonomic handle
- BONUS 1 box of stainless steel constructed T pins
- Step by step instructions
- ASSEMBLE INTO MANY DIFFERENT SIZES AND SHAPES. The interlocking boards are simple to put together and stay firmly in place, to fit your individual project.
- GRID LINES FOR PRECISE BLOCKING. Grid markings allow you to align the sides of your project and block squarely for an accurate, professional finish.
- MADE FROM THICK, DENSE FOAM. This durable, light material is 0.75″ thick means that pins can push deep into the foam keeping your knitting, crochet, needlepoint, or lace work taut while your mats will last you for years to come.
- INCLUDES STORAGE BAG AND T-PINS. Each KnitIQ blocking set comes with a reusable storage bag with handle for easy packing of all 9 mats to save you space, as well as a pack of 100 pins with smooth T-bar head for ease of use.
- HEAT AND STEAM RESISTANT. KnitIQ blocking boards are made from heat-resistant material and grid line color so that you can safely steam your blocked pieces.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How do I assemble the blocking mats?
A: The interlocking boards are simple to put together. Just align the edges and press them firmly to ensure they stay in place.
Q: Can I use these mats for steam blocking?
A: Yes, the KnitIQ blocking mats are made from heat-resistant material, allowing you to safely steam your blocked pieces.
Q: How do I clean the mats?
A: The mats can be wiped clean with a damp cloth. Avoid using harsh chemicals or abrasive materials that may damage the foam.
Q: Can I use these mats for other crafts?
A: While these mats are specifically designed for knitting and crochet projects, they can also be used for other crafts that require blocking, such as needlepoint or lace work.