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5 Ways to Wear the Endless Possibilities Scarf

May 17th, 2016

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It’s the only accessory you’ll ever need! The Endless Possibilities Scarf can be worn in so many different ways, you’ll be able to pair it with any outfit. This scarf is constructed as a tube which makes it easy to convert it to a muff, cowl, or even a hat! Knit with Homespun® and Vanna’s Glamour®, the Endless Possibilities Scarf can be made in your choice for color for even more variety.

This convertible scarf is available now in a kit!

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Shira modeled five ways that you can rock this scarf. How will you wear yours?


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3 Most Popular Kitchen Cotton Patterns!

May 16th, 2016

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Don’t let the name fool you! Kitchen Cotton isn’t just for dish cloths and pot holders! This worsted weight cotton yarn comes in so many vibrant hues which makes it a great option for all of your favorite summer knit and crochet projects. Shira modeled the three patterns that you love the most made with Kitchen Cotton.

And don’t forget, all of Lion Brand®’s cotton yarns are ON SALE during May! Get Kitchen Cotton 20% off all month!

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Slip Stitch Mosaic Tote (knit) Open Air Shrug (crochet) Fireworks Hexagon Picnic Blanket (crochet)

His Knit Style: Harvard Square Pullover

May 15th, 2016

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Gentlemen, this one is for you! The Harvard Square Pullover is a great sweater for men. It’s a classic shape with those simple, handsome details. Made with 24/7 Cotton, it’s breathable and machine washable. And there are so many gorgeous colors to choose from!

Don’t worry, ladies! You can knit the Harvard Square Pullover for yourself, too! It’s an easy shape that works for women as well!

Check out this video featuring the Harvard Square Pullover!

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13 Patterns to Help Homeless Animals Get Lucky

May 12th, 2016

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Did you know that May 13-15 is National Pet Adoption Weekend? In celebration of the thousands of animals who will get lucky this Friday the 13th weekend, we’ve rounded up your favorite patterns to make for four-legged friends! From toys to sweaters to beds, these quick-make projects will warm human, feline, & canine hearts alike. Make one for your companion or for an animal in need of some TLC today!

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Crochet Casual Friday Dog Sweater made with Heartland® Crochet Curl-Up Cat Bed made with Hometown USA® Knit Hunter’s Urban Dog Sweater made with Scarfie
Crochet Amigurumi Sardines Cat Toy made with Vanna’s Choice® Knit Modernist Dog Sweater made with Vanna’s Choice® Crochet Prospect Park Pretzel Cat Toy made with Vanna’s Choice®
Crochet Coney Island Frank Dog Toy made with Vanna’s Choice® Crochet Kent Street Bagel Cat Toy made with Vanna’s Choice® Crochet Romantic Dog Sweater made with Vanna’s Choice®
Knit Cat Bed made with Fettuccini® Crochet Poet Dog Sweater made with Homespun® Crochet Door Hanger Bouncy Cat Toy made with Wool-Ease®
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Crochet Red Hook Cheeseburger Dog Toy made with Vanna’s Choice®

Want to see patterns for other furry critters? Let us know below!


4 Most Popular 24/7 Cotton Patterns!

May 12th, 2016

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Spring is here! Time to break out the cotton yarn. And with 24/7 Cotton, you have so many amazing projects to choose from! This yarn is perfect for baby blankets, pullovers, and garments for both ladies and gentlemen!

Shira modeled your favorite patterns made with 24/7 Cotton. Which one is your favorite?



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Garden State Afghan (crochet) Harvard Square Pullover (knit)
Freehold Afghan (crochet) Clement Canyon Poncho (crochet)
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