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By redheart | Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 13:43
Welcome back to the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along! This week we will be working on the Back Loops Square (LW4132-2), which you can find here.Also, join us on Facebook to enter for a chance to win a Red Heart Yarns prize pack ($125 Retail Value) to go along with our Checkerboard Textures Throw...
By Janice777 | Monday, February 17, 2014 - 09:29
It’s been approximately 9 months since the Granny Square exhibit was at the Craft and Folk Art Museum, in Los Angeles.  Now available from Amazon, the CAFAM Granny Squared book that documents the entire process.The book takes you on a journey from the history of the Granny Square, to how to pull off a...
By D J Stinson | Friday, February 14, 2014 - 12:26
I’m not sure if Winter 2014 will be considered a blast or not. I live in the Southeast and was snowed in for 3 days so I really feel for my friends up North. Let’s be clear about something though, if you are going to go out and play in the snow then you have to look good doing it.My daughter went off to...
By Bobbie Matela | Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 10:44
Are you at a place in your crochet life that you want to learn new techniques and be a bit challenged by the patterns? Are you ready to amaze yourself with how you can create crocheted originals that are wonderful to wear? Then you owe it to yourself to check out this new book by Tammy Hildebrand, one of our favorite...
By redheart | Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 16:07
Start the new year with a new look! Here are a dozen free knit and crochet patterns to change your home's appearance! It's a Hoot Owl Container Ruffle Rose Pillow Cabled & Shell Throw Log Cabin Variations Pillows Colorful Ottoman Cover Textured Pillow Trio Puff Stitch Round Pillows Cables...
By agmoss | Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 16:58
When you start your creative project with Susan Bates, you’ll have a lifetime of creating memories. Susan Bates has provided tools and accessories such as crochet hooks, knitting needles, embroidery hoops and much, much more to knitting and crocheting enthusiast for over 150 years!  So many different...
By Janice777 | Friday, February 7, 2014 - 15:17
Because I’m such an avid knitter and crochet things pop up in my newsfeed on Facebook and one day, “Jestena’s Inspiring Hats and Such” appeared. Curious, I clicked onto Jestena’s page where I found a lovely young girl who has taken it upon herself to do something good for her community...
By redheart | Friday, January 31, 2014 - 16:12
by Michael Sellick of The Crochet CrowdOne of my favourite shows from when I was a kid is Baby New Year. I loved the story line and has a soft spot in my heart. It reminds me that new beginnings are possible. I've decided to kick off January with projects and ideas that circulate around Baby New Year.My team...
By D J Stinson | Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 01:00
This is not new to Red Heart, but it is now official that I now have my own blog. It is called Donna’s Dozens and will include twelve designs within a specific subject. Hang in there with me because I do not claim to be a writer/blogger, but I will do my best to bring you interesting and fun projects each time...
By redheart | Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 12:19
Welcome to the second square of the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet Along! This week we'll be doing the Granny Square (LW4132-11), which you can download here. You will make this square a  total of 10 times for the afghan.Enter for a chance to win a Red Heart Yarns prize pack by going to our Facebook page...