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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...
By Janice777 | Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 11:36
Where will thousands of yarn enthusiasts be on the weekend of October 12th and 13th?  These rabid, roving, raglan wearing women (and men) will be at the first ever YARNOSPHERE!!! What’s YARNOSPHERE you may ask?   It’s a show in Costa Mesa, CA that’s meant to unite hundreds of...
By Margaret E | Monday, October 7, 2013 - 10:26
Over the past several months I've worked on the Ribbed Slit Shawl (LW2438) in Super Soft as my lunch break project.  Our office can get pretty chilly, so I figured the shawl would be perfect to keep me warm at my desk.The shawl is knit in a K3,P2 rib: you knit 3 stitches and then purl 2 stitches on the right...
By Janice777 | Friday, October 4, 2013 - 14:07
When one hears the name Twinkie they automatically think of snack food, so it’s only fitting that Twinkie Chan should specialize in crocheting the fun foods from her childhood.  Since 2005 Twinkie has been a fresh force in the fiber world with her cute creations of all types of foods, from cupcakes, to...
By catb | Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - 01:48
The Red Heart Team and Crochetville have teamed up once again for the Knit & Crochet Show in Concord, NC (just around the corner from Charlotte!)Meet the team from Red Heart and Crochetville, check out all the great yarns, and sit and stitch with us a while.  Stop by booth 15-16-17 to purchase your...
By Haley Wishon | Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - 10:10
Are you a fan of the Holey Tops that are in style? Ever walk into a store and see some on the rack but just don't want to pay $30 or more for one? Well, I don't know about you, but now that I know how to crochet, I just can't see myself spending that kind of money when I can just go home and make it! And since I...
By redheart | Monday, September 30, 2013 - 09:47
 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 ...