Handmade handknitted baby gifts and winter wear.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

KnittedandPurled is taking a short break


Note from shop owner We are currently focusing on our other shop, Leaves Of Paper. Check us out here:

Note from shop owner

Last updated on Aug 4, 2022

We are currently focusing on our other shop, Leaves Of Paper. Check us out here:

Caroline and Gillian Lancaster

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Caroline and Gillian Lancaster

About KnittedandPurled

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On Etsy since 2014

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Mother-Daughter team decides to try something new...

In October 2013 we had independently come to the decision that we needed a creative outlet. After perusing a local thrift store we kept saying that we could make nicer clothes than we were seeing on the clothes racks, and so we started making clothing! We started by making baby items, then moved on to dresses and skirts. We went to a few craft fairs but always felt limited by having to choose one thing to bring with us.

By May 2014 we realized that the things we wanted to make were too broad for just one shop, so we decided on a laugh to open another one... and another one... and another one (you get the idea!). As of October 2014 we are up to 7 shops with plans to open more soon!

Check out our shops:
-For a peek inside our laboratory:
-For paper goods:
-For jewelry:
-For all kinds of craft supplies:
-For help setting up or refreshing the look of your Etsy shop, website or social media profiles:
-For winter wear:

Currently on vacation:
-For children's clothes (reopening in January 2015):

More shops coming soon!
-For household and travel wares:
-For all things wedding:

Shop members

  • Caroline Lancaster

    Owner, Photographer, Shipper

    I'm primarily the day-to-day person behind the shop. I do the photography, handle any of your questions, and post to social media. My secondary role is as a creator. I also make your custom orders and ship your package out to you.

  • Gillian Lancaster

    Owner, Graphic Designer, Creator

    I'm the right brain creative butterfly. I create in whatever medium appeals to me that day, and I create the digital elements you see on the store and on social media. I built our website and maintain it. I also have a day job as a graphic designer.

Shop policies

Last updated on May 10, 2022
Welcome to Knitted and Purled, a small part of the Cracking Good Crafts empire! We make knitted goodies for all ages. From sweaters and cardigans to scarves and ear warmers, we have lots of winter wear here.

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Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits

Returns & exchanges

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We currently accept Paypal and credit cards. We expect payment within 24 hours of your purchase. If you have neither paid nor made contact within 24 hours, we will consider the purchase to be abandoned. We only accept cancellations on items that have not yet been shipped. We do not accept cancellations on custom orders. We ship as quickly as possible (sometimes within an hour!) so please take that into consideration before buying.

We reserve the right to change our minds at any point, but what you see written here is what we are using currently.


Our aim is to ship to you as quickly as possible, but you will have to wait no longer than 2 business days. We hate waiting for the "Your item has shipped!" email as much as you do! If possible we ship on the same day as you place your order. We take every precaution to make sure that your item arrives in excellent condition, but we cannot take responsibility for what happens during the shipping process.

All items are sent from the Philadelphia area, so it should take 1-3 days to ship to the East Coast, 2-4 days to the Midwest, and 3-7 days to the West Coast. If you would like faster shipping or extra shipping services (such as insurance or tracking), please contact us before placing an order so that we can set up those options for you before submitting your purchase. Please be aware that some extra shipping options will cost extra.

We are happy to ship internationally. For an accurate quote, please contact us. We will send you more detailed information once we have processed you purchase.

Additional policies and FAQs

If in doubt, please contact us. We are quite friendly and would rather answer your questions ahead of time than have you be disappointed once your item arrives.

All products are sent in ready-to-gift packaging, leaving a smile on your face even if you are giving our products to someone else. All packaging is eco-friendly and can be reused or recycled once opened.