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Lola Turns a Black Friday Frown Upside Down!

November 27th, 2015

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Here is the latest installment of Lola, from its creator Todd Clark.


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From our family to yours, Happy Thanksgiving!

November 26th, 2015

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Your Black Friday Yarn Sale Starts NOW!

November 23rd, 2015

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* BLACK FRIDAY SALE ON NOW! 20% off your next order of $35 or more through Sunday, November 29th! Discount will be automatically applied to qualifying orders at checkout. Order must exceed $35 to qualify. One coupon per person; cannot be combined with other coupons; does not apply to items already on clearance or sale. Valid through Sunday, November 29th, 2015.

Update Your Winter Look with these Outlander Accessories!

November 23rd, 2015

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Our Outlander: The Series collection of knit and crochet kits were inspired by the 18th century costumes featured on the show — but that doesn’t mean they’re just period pieces! All of the patterns — which include a chunky on-trend cowl and elegant arm warmers — can be used as accessories this season.

See how brand ambassador Shira Blumenthal gives these garments an update in the styling video below!:

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Click here to shop the full collection!

Tea with Shira Episode 14: 5 Holiday Gifts You Can Make in a Weekend!

November 19th, 2015

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We’re all feeling the holiday rush! Between coordinating family and friend visits and digging up old recipes, we know crafting’s a great way to unwind.

Think you’re running out of time to make gifts? Think again! In the latest episode of Tea with Shira, brand ambassador Shira Blumenthal asks a few Lion Brand staff members what projects they’re making. Best of all, these projects are quick-finish, so you can make them in a weekend!


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Check out the patterns featured in this video below!:

brompton cushy 5halfhour
Crochet Brompton Abbey Cowl made with Heartland® Crochet Quick Cushy Hat & Cowl Set made with Homespun® Thick & Quick® Crochet 5 1/2 Hour Afghan made with Homespun® Thick & Quick®
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Knit Out on the Town Scarfie
made with Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Knit Amelia Earflap Hat made with LB Collection® Natural Wool