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Charity Knit & Crochet-Along: Sending Your Finished Items

August 13th, 2009

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Over the past few weeks, you’ve made some fantastic pledges to charities and have (hopefully) finished up some projects. Here are a few helpful hints to make sending your donations as easy as possible: 1. Double-check that your item meets the charity’s requirements. If your item is complete but fails to meet specifications, consider donating […]

Charity Knit & Crochet-Along: Keep Up the Great Work!

August 6th, 2009

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This week we want to extend a big thank you with everyone who is crafting for charity. It’s been great reading about your projects and organizations. Here are a few comments we’d like to share: Pam Says: I decided to take on a summer charity project early in June, so I am a bit ahead […]

Charity Knit & Crochet-Along: Crafting with a Group

July 30th, 2009

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Now that you’ve started your project, why not connect with others locally? A charity group is a great way to share your love of crafting and keep each other motivated. First, find out if there is a local chapter of your charity. There may also be a local group that generally crafts for any charity. […]

Charity Knit & Crochet-Along: Getting Started

July 23rd, 2009

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Last week we discussed selecting a charity. Click here to read the post if you missed it. Now it’s time to collect supplies and begin your charity projects! First, select the pattern you wish to make. Many charities use their own patterns for consistency, but others allow you to use virtually any pattern. Use our […]

Every Stitch Makes a Difference. Join Us For a Special Virtual Event

July 16th, 2009

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For Lion Brand, charity is a part of what we do and we know it is part of your lives as well. Instead of the regular knit and crochet-alongs, this summer, we have decided to try something different — we want to encourage you in joining us in giving back to others in a charity […]