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9 Free Patterns for Crochet Slippers

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If you've never slipped on a pair of handmade crochet slippers, you are really missing out! Make a pair for yourself — and then make sets for everyone you know! You're bound to find one (or a few) that you love in this collection of 10 FREE slipper patterns.Read more »

We Can’t Stop Talking About These Shawl Knitting Kits

Cloudborn Shawl Knitting Kits

Fair warning: Your favorite scarf is going to have some competition if you work up one of these gorgeous shawls. From lofty lace to enchanting colorwork, the designs showcased in these shawls are perfect to work up in our new favorite yarn.

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9 FREE Patterns Make Your Valentine’s Heart Flutter

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Show your Valentine how much they mean with more than a store-bought card: Instead, give them a handmade, heart-filled gift! From pincushions and potholders to tote bags and mug rugs, there's a pattern for every kind of Valentine — even hard-to-shop for co-workers and relatives!

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5 Pen & Ink Techniques You Should Know

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The pen really is mightier than the sword — especially if you know the right techniques for drawing with pen. From selecting the right materials to creating contrast, we'll show you the basic skills you need to create pen and ink drawings you're proud of.

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Win a Pattern Book + Yarn in One Easy Click

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Is there anything quite as therapeutic as knitting? We don't think so! That's why we're giving you a chance to win a new book full of patterns that are perfect for kicking back with your needles. Find out how to enter here!

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