Community Update - Craft Room Update

For the past few weeks, I've been doing a craft room remodel, and some general Spring cleaning all over my house as well. It's actually Summer now, but calling it "Summer cleaning" just doesn't sound right. Ha! My bedroom and bathroom are finished, and my living room is presentable for guests. My kitchen is

Community Update - Still Remodeling!

No more progress to report on my Bernat projects, because I am STILL in the middle of remodeling my craft room. As I mentioned last week, this craft room remodel is actually a HOME remodel, because things are getting moved around all over the place. My bedroom is done, and now I'm giving the

Photo Recap: Jo-ann Fabrics & Crafts HQ Visit

Hey there! As those of you who follow me on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter already know, I spent last week shooting videos for Joann.com on behalf of Bernat. In case you missed 'em,

Community Update - Craft Room Remodel

Last week, I mentioned that I am remodeling my craft room, which involves making some changes in the rest of my house as well. Somehow, over the past few years, my craft supplies have migrated all over the place again.  Likewise, completely NON-crafty stuff has invaded the craft room....including my bed! What the heck was I thinking?

Patons Next Steps Eight Fair Isle Knitting -Fourth Finished Project!

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

Community Update #39

Bernat has released some new yarns!  We have been talking about them in the Forum, and we can't wait to get our hands on them.  Have you found any of these new Bernat yarns in your area?  Bargello, Dippity Dots, Fleurettes, Li'l Tots

Patons Next Steps Eight Fair Isle Knitting - Third Finished Project!

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 #38

While I'm finishing up my Bernat Bamboo Crochet Vest, I thought I would take a look at what everyone else in making with Bernat yarns and patterns. I wasn't disappointed! So many lovely things to see!

Karental made a precious baby sacque, using

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

Movie Monday (TV Edition): Call the Midwife

PBS (via BBC) has done it again with another must-see period episodic. Call the Midwife --just like the network's wildly popular show, Downton Abbey -- is a

Community Update - Spring CAL!

Our Spring Crochet Along starts next week!  Have you got your skeins of Bernat Bamboo yarn ready?  I have a lovely stash in the color "Linen", and I can't keep my hands away from it!  In my opinion, Bernat Bamboo is the most luxurious of all their yarns.  The fiber

Handicrafter Crochet Thread Skirt in Vogue Knitting Crochet Issue!

I've never designed for Vogue before. I guess that I've gotten so caught up with championing the beginner/intermediate stitchers via magazines like Knit Simple, that I'd never

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