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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...
By redheart | Friday, October 18, 2013 - 15:21
It's the last month in Red Heart's 9 Months of Baby Projects. If you have been following along there have been some really cute projects and this last month is super sweet! Knit this versatile wrap baby sweater and top it off with a picture-perfect teddy bear hat. This easy knit combo is ideal for baby boys or...
By D J Stinson | Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 00:00
Fall has always been my favorite season of the year. This time of year makes me want to exercise, shop and most of all create. I love going out on the back patio and crochet for hours in the fresh crisp air. It just gives me so much energy. This past weekend was one of those weekends. The sun was out, but it was...
By Amy Olson | Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 10:02
Oh yeah, gotta love those can’t miss shades that are in all the stores, on all the sneakers and accessories! Whether you want to make a statement in neon or just a pop of color to be trendy, we have got you covered. Check out Vivid for maximum neon! This super bulky yarn is extra thick and extra quick to...
By Amy Olson | Friday, October 11, 2013 - 09:32
Aunt Lydia's Baker's Cotton is a new twist on an old favorite, this super soft 100% cotton thread is fun to stitch with and you’ll love the colorful results. Great for anything you’d use a traditional crochet thread for, but with the added punch of color twisted with white to give you a fabulous new look...