May 2013

Sock Monkey Cuddle Blanket Giveaway: Winner!

Free Yarn Giveaway: Sock Monkey Cuddle Blanket

If there's one thing we learned recently, it's that there's an awful lot of you are big fans of knitting and crocheting baby toys—and we love it! One prize is ready to go, and that lucky commenter is...

Shanna Crabbe!

The Next Patons Project Is On The Needles!

I am Louise from Wildflower Wool, a knitter who loves knitting and teaching others how to knit. Join me as I knit every pattern from Next Steps Eight: Fair Isle Knitting and blog my progress along the way.

Community Update - Bamboo Vest CAL - Week 4

My Bernat Bamboo Crochet Vest is almost complete! Last week, I started and FINISHED the back of my vest very quickly. I just love it when patterns are easy to follow, and the yarn is such a joy to work with. 

You can make this vest yourself, by using delicious

Community Update - Bamboo Crochet Vest CAL - Week 3

Yum!  I just love using this heavenly soft Bernat Bamboo yarn! As I work with it each day, I fall in love with it all over again. Maybe it's time for a lifetime partnership? Ha!

After just a couple weeks, I am halfway finished!

Free Yarn Giveaway: Sock Monkey Cuddle Blanket!

Free Yarn Giveaway: Sock Monkey Cuddle Blanket

crochet-magazineIf you're ever in need of a children's toy, Belinda Carter's Sock Monkey Cuddle Blanket is a great pattern to try out! From its expressive eyebrows to (peeled!) banana, kids will

Community Update - Spring Bamboo CAL Week 2

Have you decided to join us for our Spring Bamboo Crochet Vest Crochet-Along?  I hope that you are able to make this lovely vest with us. The Bernat Bamboo yarn is absolutely LUSCIOUS! So soft and creamy and dreamy and.....just wonderful! We deserve to use this excellent yarn for

Community Update - Spring Bamboo CAL Week #1

Bernat yarn crafters have some fun things happening for the spring and summer months.  Our hooks and needles will be busy creating so many lovely projects. :)

Our Bamboo Crochet Crochet-Along (CAL) got started this past week!  The first step is making the Left Front, and we have videos to walk you through every single step

Stitch.Rock.Knit-along: Shrug It Out Photo Recap

Another Knit Simple/Bernat Stitch.Rock.Knit-along has come an a close, and as always I am left feeling inspired. This issue's project was 90% crochet, which as the "Stitch.Rock.Knit-along" title suggests, isn't of the norm for this series. I was