Lion Brand Notebook

Denim for Days! The New Piero Poncho in Jeans® Yarn

We love the tweedy effect and vintage look of Jeans® in the Piero Poncho! This knitted poncho, available exclusively as a kit in our new Fall/Winter Style Guide, is beginner-friendly. It works up quickly in one piece from the neck down. The smooth look of stockinette stitch shows off Jeans® yarn beautifully. A medium charcoal grey flecked with white is the…

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Wake Me When It’s Over by Frank Habit

Writer, illustrator, and knitter Franklin Habit joins us for his monthly column featuring humor and insights into a yarncrafter’s life. I will have you know, ladies and gentleman, that my life–the life of the professional knitter–is not the yarn-addled conga line of joy you perhaps envision. True, I am not digging ditches in the pouring…

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The Faded Mist Topper: Behind the Scenes

We’re thrilled to feature a post by one of our favorite bloggers, Jessica Potasz from Mama in a Stitch! She’s here to tell us all about the Faded Mist Topper she designed for our new Fall/Winter Style Guide. You can find the crochet kit here!   Over the last many months I’ve had the honor of…

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