From Our Blog

By D J Stinson | Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 15:14
 At Red Heart we are all about keeping the creative juices flowing. One of our goals is to help you do the same. We not only give you hundreds of new FREE patterns each year on our site, but we like to share other avenues for inspiration. One place I like to visit is www.ravelry.com.  It doesn’t...
By Anonymous | Saturday, June 30, 2012 - 12:51
It’s stifling hot outside and the last thing on your mind are the holidays at the end of the year.  Or maybe you are dreaming of cooler weather, maybe snow, sitting in front of the fireplace and Christmas.  Why not think about getting a head start on all those gifts and holiday decorations....
By redheart | Thursday, June 28, 2012 - 16:28
 Red Heart is excited to be expanding its products and free patterns into crochet thread. Now you will find in the navigation "Crochet Thread" that will take you to view Aunt Lydia's, J & P Coats, South Maid, Crème de la Crème, and Red Heart crochet threads. Our goal is to continue to...
By Amy Olson | Tuesday, June 26, 2012 - 15:50
 Team SpiritGo Team!  The newest member of the Super Saver family features 2- tone striping shades perfect for supporting your favorite high school, college & pro teams!  Each color forms stripes when knit or crocheted, no need to switch colors, one ball has both shades! Great projects will make...
By Anonymous | Tuesday, June 19, 2012 - 14:01
  (CHARLOTTE, NC) Red Heart is announcing the conclusion of the four-year partnership with Special Olympics, via the Special Olympics USA Scarf Project. Since its inception in 2009 at the Special Olympics World Winter Games in Boise, Idaho, knitters across the United States have supported local Special...
By Anonymous | Wednesday, June 13, 2012 - 14:53
 Gnora was the new gnome in town. Wanting to see the sites and have some fun, she decided to check out the Stitches show in town. Being a crafty gnome, she wanted to see all the beautiful colors and textures of yarn. As she is looking at all the new Red Heart yarns, she looks across the booth and just...
By Bobbie Matela | Monday, June 11, 2012 - 09:13
 Every once in a while there is a pattern that I think everyone will want to know about, and this is one of those patterns. Here’s a throw design that any kid (or adult) action-hero aficionado can get excited about! Spider Web Throw was designed by Ellen Gormley, a mother herself with young children, and...
By Anonymous | Friday, June 8, 2012 - 09:53
 Another season for the WNSC has come and gone.  We have tallied your likes and have 5 winners to announce. We have really enjoyed all of the wonderful projects you created for the Wednesday Night Stitching Challege!  I’ll be looking forward to our next season and thinking about what I want to...
By Carrie Leahew | Wednesday, June 6, 2012 - 15:52
 Red Heart is excited to be sponsoring AllFreeCrochetAfghanPatterns Charity Blanket Drive to benefit Project Linus!We hope that you will participate and donate to Project Linus. It is a nationwide organization whose goal is to comfort children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need. Just...
By Anonymous | Wednesday, June 6, 2012 - 10:58
  Have you thought about what you might do for Knit and Crochet in Public?  Grab a few friends, your knitting or crochet, a chair and enjoy a day in the park talking and sharing your work.  Knitting and crocheting in public is a great way for people to come together, share ideas and make new...