From Our Blog

By Carrie Leahew | Tuesday, August 13, 2013 - 10:29
Have you ever done a crochet retreat before? If not, here is an opportunity to with Mikey from The Crochet Crowd on board Carnival Miracle on February 15th, 2014. Cruise'n out of Los Angeles. They are exploring the Mexican Riviera for a fabulous 7 day cruise. Who is this Mikey guy? He is one of our crochet hosts on...
By redheart | Friday, August 9, 2013 - 08:41
 I saw this knitted Party Sweater pattern and thought how pretty it would be for the Christmas holidays. I am going to knit a Medium - am making it for my mother, however if it comes out too big, it will be for me!  How festive!It calls for 4 balls Red Heart Shimmer in Red and 1 ball Red Heart Boutique...
By Bobbie Matela | Thursday, August 8, 2013 - 00:00
Welcome to the third in our series of interviews with designers who have brought us popular projects on our free pattern site. I hope you enjoy this inside peek into two of our favorite designers’ lives.Tammy Hildebrand1. You inspire us with your designs. What are your favorite types of projects to design? I...
By Janice777 | Wednesday, August 7, 2013 - 09:03
 What is “Knit the Bridge?” It’s the largest attempted yarn bombing in the United States. They are working on trying to get the Guinness World Book of Records representatives to come out and document this marvel. Amanda Gross and her friends from “The Fiberarts Guild of...
By redheart | Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 11:07
Below are 19 easy free knit and crochet patterns ideas to make for charity. There are many wonderful charities always looking for hand knit hats, scarves, blankets, etc. Look on the Red Heart homepage, under the community section each month for a listing of different charities to check out.His Skull HatBright Stripes...
By catb | Monday, August 5, 2013 - 00:00
Red Heart and Crochetville are partnering up again and we can’t wait to see you in Schaumburg, Illinois for the Stitches Midwest Show!  If you'll be attending the show, be sure to drop by our booth, 415. We have great new things to share with you! Don’t forget to print this coupon to save 50% off...
By redheart | Wednesday, July 31, 2013 - 09:48
Maria's ShawlOpen Waves ShawlDubonnet PonchoCrochet Lacy WrapPineapple Lace ShawlBridal ShawlWrap & Go ShawlTidal Wave Sample StoleCircular Motif ShawlLacy Stripes ShawlMusical Shells ShawlRomancing the ShawlCrochet Lorelei ShawlLily Crescent Shawl
By redheart | Tuesday, July 30, 2013 - 10:50
 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 knitdancer | Tuesday, July 30, 2013 - 16:05
I don’t know about your office, but air conditioning in the office I work in is always too cold for me when I wear sleeveless or short sleeve tops.  I’m always hunting for a layering piece to keep me warm. So I made a beautiful rust rectangular shawl that converts into a vest, but what I really...
By redheart | Friday, July 19, 2013 - 15:45
Have you heard about Design Wars? Every quarter a group of talented crochet designers come together and each design an original pattern in the same Red Heart yarn. The public follows along and votes on their favorite design. Each vote also enters you to win a Red Heart yarn prize pack. For Design Wars 4 the designs...