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Go Behind the Scenes with Vanna White!

April 28th, 2016

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Ever wonder what it’s like to join Vanna White in front of the camera? Here’s your chance to go behind the scenes!

Vanna modeled new patterns made with Vanna’s Choice®, Vanna’s Complements®, and Vanna’s Glamour® and we were there to give you a sneak peek. She even snuck in some time between shots to crochet and chat with Shira about her passion for the craft and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Get all of the patterns featured in the video!

Color Block Modern Paint Afghan (crocheted with Vanna’s Choice®) Axbridge Afghan (crocheted with Vanna’s Choice®) Fisher’s Island Cardigan (crocheted with Vanna’s Choice®)
Overlapping Squares Afghan (knit with Vanna’s Choice®) Slip Stitch Graphic Shawl  (knit with Vanna’s Choice®) Starlight Evening Shawl (crocheted with Vanna’s Glamour®)
City Sleep Ruana (crocheted with Vanna’s Choice®) Simple Two-Color Poncho (crocheted with Vanna’s Complement®) Deerfield V-Neck Pullover (knit with Vanna’s Complement®)

5 Most Popular Patterns made with Vanna’s Tapestry!

April 25th, 2016

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The self-striping colors of Vanna’s Tapestry create beautiful knit and crochet projects that look like intricate colorwork. This machine washable yarn does all the work for you! And you can get Vanna’s Tapestry on sale during the entire month of April along with all of Vanna’s yarns!

Shira modeled the patterns that you’ve loved the most!

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Crochet Poncho Pullover Poncho Pullover (knit) Nantucket Afghan (crochet)
 
Log Cabin Afghan (crochet) Vanna’s Tapestry is on sale! Easy Rectangle Cardigan and Cowl (knit)

4 Most Popular Patterns made with Vanna’s Complement

April 18th, 2016

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The brushed look of Vanna’s Complement® makes it perfect for everything from hats to afghans! And you can get this yarn on sale all month along with all of Vanna’s signature collection yarns.

Shira picked out the most popular patterns knit and crocheted with Vanna’s Complement®. Which one is your favorite?

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Shoreline Afghan (crochet) Millbrook Cowl (crochet)
Tivoli Slouch Hat (knit) Deerfield V-Neck Pullover (knit)

Top 3 Patterns made with Vanna’s Choice®!

April 8th, 2016

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This month all of Vanna’s yarns are on sale! Vanna’s Choice® has been one of your favorite yarns for years and your purchase helps to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. It’s a great yarn for everything from afghans to baby booties because it’s colorful, soft, and machine washable.

Shira modeled 3 of your favorite patterns that are made with Vanna’s Choice®. Which one is your favorite?

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5 1/2 Hour Afghan (crochet) Traffic Throw (knit) Chatsworth Cable Poncho (knit)

Vanna White’s 5 Favorite New Patterns!

April 6th, 2016

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After Lion Brand®’s 2016 fashion show, Shira had a chance to sit down with Vanna White to chat about her favorite patterns. It was hard for her to choose with so many fantastic patterns and some amazing new colors of Vanna’s Choice® but Vanna showed off her 5 favorites to the Brand Ambassador.

Find out what she had to say about these awesome patterns in the latest episode of Tea with Shira!

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Color Block Modern Paint Afghan (crochet) Slip Stitch Graphic Shawl (knit) Fisher’s Island Cardigan (crochet)
 
Patchwork Poncho (knit) Color Grid Pullover (knit) All of Vanna’s Yarns are on sale now!
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