Best Friend’s Day is coming up on June 8th. Show your friend how much she means to you by crocheting a gorgeous handmade gift with Caron Simply Soft. Put the power of color behind your choice of yarn and select just the right combination of colors to let her true self shine.
A SHAWL FOR HER
The Crochet It Shawl For You is an intermediate pattern that works up in in double crochet and chain stitches. It is finished off with a playful border in a contrasting color. Like a true friend, the pattern helps you out by including a video tutorial to guide you through every step. So get your crochet hooks ready, and stitch up something special
CHOOSE COLORS BASED ON HER FRIENDSHIP SUPERPOWER
For the friend who always has your back, select Caron Simply Soft in Dark Country Blue with Plum Perfect trim. The rich blue color stands for trust, reliability and responsibility. This is the friend you can always count on to stick by you through thick and thin. The purple border gives it an edge of nobility and elegance. The color combo shows your friend that you recognize her best qualities - she’s a pillar of strength and someone you can rely on.
For the friend who has a wild streak and is always up for adventure, choose Caron Simply Soft yarn in Gold with a Robin's Egg trim. The deep yellow stands out in a crowd – it’s lively, energetic and fun. Just like her! A touch of robin’s egg blue softens the edges because even the wildest friends enjoy chilling out at times.
When you have a problem to think through, who do you turn to? For the friend who always listens and gives great advice, choose Caron Simply Soft Tweeds yarn. The Off-White Tweed, accented with Taupe Tweed conjures feelings of sophistication and sincerity. White tones are balanced and calm, just like she is. She gives measured advice and thinks things through. Show her how much you sincerely appreciate her with a shawl made from the heart.
GIFTS WITH A PERSONAL TOUCH
These adorable little pouches are another thoughtful but simple way to show your friends how much you appreciate them. Crochet a Caron Monogrammed Crochet Pouch in any combination of colors and then add their initials in a contrasting color for a personal touch that makes it truly special and memorable for every time she reaches for her tools.
Add a little color clash to your spring style. This fresh way to liven up your wardrobe is quite simple: to get the clashing look, choose colors that are close to each other on the color wheel. When it comes to color, clashes between neighboring colors are a fresh take on styling this Spring.