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NEW THIS WEEK! 6 KITS FROM OUR BLOGGERS

Brand new designs have arrived in the kits section on Lion Brand! A pocket shawl, a textured poncho, a cozy blanket, a crochet sweater, a knit cardigan, and a bear rug blanket. These kits are available online in the colors as shown below and you can change the colors out to fit your personal style.…

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2020 Yarn Color Of The Year: Succulent

We are thrilled to tell you about our newest year-long initiative, Yarn Color of the Year! Every year we work hard to pinpoint the colors that are inspiring you. Pulling together the most influential colors of the upcoming year to make sure we are bringing you the yarns you want to see. In past years…

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The Archie Effect

As 2019 came to a close most of us took a moment to reflect on the past year. Instagram was full of “year in review” videos but one of the top posts was actually of someone who isn’t even walking yet. The Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle and Prince Harry posted their year in review…

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Knives Out, Cable Knits In

According to knitting twitter, Knives Out is a new romantic comedy about Chris Evans and his cable knit sweater. Knives Out hit theaters November 27th and one thing became clear almost immediately… the cable knit sweater that Evans wears in the movie was the real star of the show. Here’s how you can make one for yourself!

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Fall Ready: 8 Free Patterns That Work Up Fast

Fall is officially here! If you’ve been dreaming of cooler weather it’s here, or should be soon enough. Get your wardrobe ready with some quick accessories projects. Tip: These also make great quick gift ideas if you find yourself procrastinating on holiday crafting. (Pretty much me every year. Not alone, right?) Quick Knits For Cool…

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5 Free Sweater Patterns to Snuggle Up This Fall

You know those times when you end up with the perfect yarn and no design, so you end up spending long hours of browsing through pattern databases? Well, if it’s snuggly bulky sweaters you’re in search of then hopefully this list of 5 free sweater patterns will help! 1. Betina Cardigan The Betina cardigan is…

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6 Granny Square Projects That Will Update Your Wardrobe and Home!

Goodness, gracious, great gaggle of grannies! ok, so I was really searching hard there to make that work. Gaggle was all I could think of. Anyone else? This Fall we’re celebrating granny squares. They’re appearing all over Instagram. It seems like a fun trend, so we’re getting in on the action and calling for you…

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Cool Weather Ready! 6 Fast Sweaters For Fall

As soon as the temperature starts to go down even the slightest (or maybe even if the AC is set a little too high), I start dreaming of cuddly, warm, handmade sweaters. And I want them now, or preferably yesterday. Translation: I have no patience and quick-to-make projects are a must. #TheSnuggleIsReal Below are a…

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5 Shawls to Wear from Summer to Fall

Shawls are the perfect accessory to have throughout the year. They’re perfect to throw on during those chilly summer nights or in an air conditioned restaurant, or to throw on over a jean jacket during the fall! There are so many options out there for shawls, so here are our 5 favorites to bring your…

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Go Behind the Scenes on Sutton Foster’s Photo Shoot!

Sutton Foster, star of the silver screen and stage, is also an avid crocheter! In her downtime you might find her relaxing with hook and yarn, most likely whipping something up for her daughter. Sutton’s visit was filled with an abundance of yarn, laughs and smiles all around! And of course there was yarn shopping!…

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