New Pattern Tuesday: Curtain Hugging Crochet Bear

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The Curtain Hugging Bear is definitely one of the cutest crochet patterns we've ever seen, and we can't wait to share this never-before-featured pattern with you! This little guy would be a great addition to any baby nursery or child's playroom. Two colors of worsted weight yarn and some stuffing are all that's needed to complete this free crochet pattern, and two safety eyes will add the perfect finishing touch and bring this little guy to life. For even more ways to add a crochet touch … [Continue reading...]

I Like Crochet: Five Glam Projects that Dazzle

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Get your wardrobe ready for the holidays with these glamorous crochet patterns from I Like Crochet. The holidays are a magical time of the year, which also means that there will be plenty of special occasions, too! And of course, special occasions call for special outfits, as well. Instead of blowing your paycheck at the mall on the latest trendy dress, check out the special crochet patterns inside I Like Crochet. From holiday parties to New Year's Eve celebrations, there are endless times to … [Continue reading...]

Let Them Eat Cake: 22 Food-Inspired Free Knitting Patterns

Satisfy your sweet tooth with with these food-inspired knitting patterns— all of the fun and none of the calories!     How to Knit a Scarf That is Sinfully Sweet Plum Pudding Christmas Scarf – Let’s start this list off with a holiday treat you don’t want to miss. Featuring traditional Christmas colors with the […]

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One Skein (or Less!) Winter Wonders

The season for wearing our beautifully knitted scarves, hats, and gloves is finally here. It’s time to finish up all of your bulky knits, so that you and all of your loved ones have something new and warm to wear this winter. However, if you’ve been procrastinating this knitting season or simply haven’t had the […]

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Show Lion Brand Your #Scarfie + Win Free Yarn!

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We’ve all done it – held your smartphone at arm’s length and snapped a picture of yourself using the convenient front-facing camera. There’s no doubt that the “selfie” has become a viral phenomenon and it’s here to stay. In fact, it’s even an official word the dictionary; if you look it up in the Merriam-Webster, […]

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Handmade Christmas: 19 Crochet Ornaments

Handmade Christmas: 19 Crochet Ornaments

The cookies are being baked, the chimneys are being swept and we’re preparing our little hearts out for the joyous holiday season. It still cracks me up that my two-year-old wants a cookie from Santa; he got off easy this year. As we’re prepping to have friends and family over, we’re also preparing for our […]

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A Hand Knit Holiday: Knit Stocking Patterns & More

One of my favorite things about Christmas is the anticipation leading up the holiday. I start my annual countdown the day after Thanksgiving and literally count the minutes until 12:00 AM on Christmas morning. Now, this may make me sound like a giddy school girl waiting to rip apart wrapping paper with reckless abandon, but […]

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Easy Patterns to Take on the Go

Easy Patterns to Crochet on the Go

Airplane tickets are being purchased, bus schedules are being looked at and the halls are starting to get decked. That very special time of the year is quickly approaching when we get to spend a wonderful few days with our loved ones. Unfortunately, trying to get to those loved ones can sometimes be the worst […]

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Red Heart’s Best: 12 Free Baby Crochet Patterns eBook

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Discover the latest and greatest crochet baby patterns from our friends at Red Heart! This super cute collection of printable patterns includes never-before-featured patterns for both babies and toddlers. We have collected the best baby patterns from Red Heart Yarns and put them into a free eBook just for you. Inside Red Heart’s Best: 12 […]

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Making the World Better with a Sweater Party!

Sweater Party!

Everywhere I go I see Christmas lights and I hear Christmas music, which only makes me think about how fortunate I am to have such a great family. However, there are some out there who aren’t as fortunate. This holiday season Heidi from Hands Occupied is teaming up with a local yarn shop, Nina, and […]

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