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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...
By Bobbie Matela | Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 17:28
What in the world would we do without talented designers?! They offer their creative talents so that we can in turn enjoy crocheting or knitting our own unique projects. Even after many years of yarn addiction (more years than I like to admit), I am constantly amazed at how a ball of yarn can become so many different...
By Margaret E | Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 16:33
Learn about our incredible new yarns just in time for holiday projects! We have hundreds of videos, including yarn information and how-tos, on RedHeart.com and on our YouTube channel.Make a statement with Boutique Dash, a super bulky, braided yarn that drapes beautifully and works up in a flash.   Rich...
By redheart | Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 01:00
The holidays are quickly approaching and everyone could use a quick and easy gift idea. Here is a collection of 17 knit and crochet free patterns that will be sure to make anyone feel special this holiday season. Plus these projects work up in the (St.) Nick of time! Holiday Gift Scarf Vintage Cutie Hat Single...
By Haley Wishon | Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 10:41
Did you know Red Heart provides free patterns on many items you would never believe could be knitted or crocheted? I remember my first day at work walking into the break room to eat my lunch and seeing some women knitting and crocheting. I remember thinking to myself how awesome their creations were but how knitting...
By redheart | Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 14:07
 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 Bobbie Matela | Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 12:23
Are you counting the weeks until Christmas and planning out your projects to get done each week? Or have you barely thought about it, like me?It’s time to start getting my supplies together and get serious about gift making. This Have a Cozy Holiday eBook has helped me and so I thought I’d share it with...
By Margaret E | Monday, October 28, 2013 - 15:29
The fifth Design Wars Challenge has started! Design Wars is a quarterly crochet contest designed to showcase talented crochet designers. Fans vote for their favorite patterns, download free patterns, and have the opportunity to win giveaways, including a $150 Red Heart Yarns Prize Package!This challenge designers...
By Haley Wishon | Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 15:55
Have you started on your Christmas presents yet? You know Christmas is just around the corner; so close that we are on Week 4 of 12 Weeks of Christmas. EEEK! That means you've got 8 weeks to get your rear in gear. ;) If you're in need of some fun Christmas gifts or inspiration on your holiday home décor, search...