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Meet our Newest Yarn!

February 18th, 2016

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Get to know the newest member of the Lion Brand® family! Wool-Ease® Tonal is a very special addition to the Wool-Ease® family and we’re so excited to be sharing it with you. This bulky weight yarn has a unique, tone-on-tone color that gives it a beautiful hand-dyed look.

Check out the video below for a full introduction to Wool-Ease® Tonal!

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And get started knitting and crocheting with Wool-Ease® Tonal!

Plum Perfect Hat (Crochet) Sun and Shade Ribbed Hat (Knit) Blue Bobble Hat (Crochet)
Clovis Afghan (Crochet) Lady Vanessa Hat (Crochet) Zanzibar Afghan (Knit)

Lola Says, “You Haven’t Lived Until You’ve Visited the Lion Brand Yarn Studio in New York City!”

December 11th, 2015

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

Come see Lion Brand®‘s holiday window at 34 West 15th Street in New York City!


Crochet Amigurumi Gingerbread House Knit NYC Skyline Afghan Crochet Red Hook Cheeseburger Dog Toy
Crochet Amigurumi Gingerbread House
— Made with Vanna’s Choice®
Knit NYC Skyline Afghan
— Made with Vanna’s Choice®
Crochet Gleeful Gingerbread Friend
— Made with Vanna’s Choice®


For more great pet patterns, visit PatternFinder.


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Happy 20th Anniversary, Homespun®!

November 20th, 2015

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Homespun®, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways: from your painterly shades, to that famous poncho, we love the texture and depth you give our projects. We’ll let brand ambassador Shira Blumenthal continue the list…

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Happy 20th anniversary, Homespun®!

Until November 30th, save 20% when you purchase Homespun®, Homespun® Thick & Quick® and Holiday Homespun® at! *

* Sale on through to Sunday, November 30th, 2015. Applies to Homespun® family yarns only, excluding yarn already on sale or clearance. Valid at only.

Happy New Year from Lion Brand!

January 1st, 2015

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From all of us at Lion Brand, Happy New Year!


Tell us about your knitting and crochet resolutions for 2015 in the comments below.

Merry Christmas from Lion Brand

December 25th, 2014

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From our family to yours, have a safe and happy Christmas!