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By redheart | Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - 09:42
Who's on your Nice List this year? Choose from a baker's dozen of quick-to-make gifts to knit or crochet for the holidays! Easy Garter Stitch Scarf Woodland Owl Cup Cozy Buttoned Crochet Headband Cozy at Home Crochet Socks Mobile Phone Baglet Happy Little Car, Plane & Truck Her Bobble Hat My Ponies and Me...
By Bobbie Matela | Monday, December 9, 2013 - 12:14
I think my sister has been nice rather than naughty this year and I have been looking for a special scarf that I can finish for her in time for Christmas. I was just looking through the wonderful designs in the new issue of Knitter’s magazine and found the perfect scarf. It is shown in two color ways of Red...
By Janice777 | Friday, December 6, 2013 - 12:53
I first became cyber friends with Kathy Cano Murillo way back when “MySpace” was the happening place to be.  We then also became “Facebook” friends when everyone was making the switch.  What drew me to Kathy and her crafts were the brightness, the joy, and the love that seemed to...
By Bobbie Matela | Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 01:00
Seems that Santa kissing mama under the mistletoe was a very healthy thing to do. I just read that kissing helps reduce blood pressure, amps up your happy hormones, fights cavities and even zaps headaches! So improve your health (and benefit from the hugs and kisses) by making this quick and crafty Kissing Ball with...
By Bobbie Matela | Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 12:42
There are many crocheters who love following the Crochet Crowd and learning from the videos that Mikey presents. We’d like to give you a behind the scenes idea of who Mikey really is. He reveals a bit about himself and his love for the crochet community.  1. You inspire us with your videos. What was your...
By redheart | Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 12:06
 Enter to Win the Wreath of the Month!There will be 3 lucky people who will win the yarn, needles and hooks to make this month's wreath. Red Heart will be featuring a new wreath project every month in 2013! It will include a free pattern for the particular wreath and some tips and photos for ...
By redheart | Friday, November 22, 2013 - 10:46
Gumdrop yarn creates items that are cute enough to eat! Gumdrop comes in bright, trendy colors and a silky soft hand, this 100% premium acrylic yarn is perfect for kids, toddlers and adults too! Be inspired with these nine colorful knit and crochet patterns. Single Square Coasters Girl’s Knit Cable Sweater...
By Haley Wishon | Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 12:01
Do you enjoy looking at old photos as much as I do? Well you're in for a TREAT!  Red Heart has so many patterns dating all the way back to the 1930's so we're going to join in on the Throwback Thursday (#tbt) digital trend FUN!Our first #tbt pattern is the Grandstand Cardi. The original pattern came from a...
By Margaret E | Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 17:00
It's easier than you think to make pompoms! Find out how in this blog post, complete with step-by-step pictures. As a bonus, go here to see instructions from Handmade Charlotte on how to make a super big pompom in just one minute!1. To make a pompom, you'll need yarn, scissors and a pompom maker. We used Red Heart...
By redheart | Monday, November 18, 2013 - 12:42
Written by Mikey from The Crochet CrowdIsn't yarn spectacular? I mean... look at all those pretty colours that are available on the shelf. It's like a huge colour wheel waiting to be unleashed and set free.Over the years, I have seen traditional Christmas colours turn from just red, white and green and go into...