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3 Creative Cowls With Laura Nelkin + Enter the Knockout Knits Giveaway!

Posted by on Oct 10, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting |

What knitter doesn't love a good cowl? Get some creative cowl inspiration from knitting expert Laura Nelkin, including behind-the-scenes secrets on how she comes up with her incredible designs. Plus, find out how you can win an incredible knitting gift package, including a signed copy of Laura's latest book, Knockout Knits.

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Celebrate I Love Yarn Day With Bountiful, Beautiful Yarn Stashes!

Posted by on Oct 10, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Fiber Arts and Felting, Knitting, Spinning, Weaving |

Share your stash in celebration of I Love Yarn Day! Check out these fabulous yarn collections from fellow knitters for some serious fiber envy!

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Free Pattern Friday: Think Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted by on Oct 10, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month. In honor of this, we rounded up fantastic pink patterns, many of which aim to increase awareness for a disease that affects so many women — friends, mothers, sisters and daughters — each year. Download your favorites for FREE today!

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Celebrate I Love Yarn Day With a Yarn Party!

Posted by on Oct 8, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting, Spinning, Weaving | Comments

Do you love craft parties? I have the perfect excuse for you to throw one this Friday because October 10th is I Love Yarn Day! Here are a few ideas for hosting a yarn party, from yarn-filled activities to mouth-watering eats!

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Making Yarn: Behind the Scenes at Imperial Stock Ranch + a Giveaway!

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting, Spinning, Weaving | Comments

You love your yarn, but do you know where it comes from? The story behind the beautiful collection of fiber from Imperial Yarns is a truly remarkable one, beginning on the Oregon Trail. Read on to find out more, plus enter to win some incredible knitting packages!

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Stitch a New Color With Fall Pantone Colors for Knitting and Crochet

Posted by on Oct 5, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting | Comments

The Pantone Fashion Color Report for Fall 2014 is here! This is a great time to take a look at a few colors that you might not normally consider. Seek adventure and take a look at some yarns available right here on Craftsy that match the Pantone Fashion Color Report for Fall 2014.

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