Kids Craft Pompom Bookmark by Guest Blogger Jessie

Guest blog by Jessie of JessieAtHome.com

A while back I had the joy of letting my littles help me with some designs for Red Heart. The first of those designs was a pompom bookmark made with Red Heart Super Saver, which Kyla helped me create.

I took many photos. Maybe a bit too many.

So here is Kyla, guiding you and your littles through creating your own pompom bookmark. Please refer back to the pattern for all the details needed. Continue reading “Kids Craft Pompom Bookmark by Guest Blogger Jessie”

Join Mikey’s Pact: Summer Stitch-cation

From Guest Blogger, Mikey from the Crochet Crowd:

I’m at it again with another amazing afghan project. I’ve been digging through the Red Heart patterns to locate a perfect project for the summer long crochet challenge. In reviewing his inbox of ‘wish list requests’ from fans, he realized that people really want to explore stitches so they may learn and grow.

I’ve located an afghan that explores 10 different stitches. These are stitches that you can learn and use on future projects. I will have the patterns and videos ready for you. Continue reading “Join Mikey’s Pact: Summer Stitch-cation”

Double Crochet & Slip Stitch Square for Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along

Welcome back to the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along! This week we will be working on the Double Crochet & Slip Stitch Square (LW4132-10), which you can find here. This is the final square posted for this challenge; the links to the previous weeks are listed at the bottom of this post. After you complete this square you just have to assemble the throw and add the border! Continue reading “Double Crochet & Slip Stitch Square for Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along”

Need help mixing and matching with multis?

We’ve got you covered!  Our Multi Coordinates list takes the mystery out of which solids go with your favorite multis!  This printable list which includes all of our multi-color yarns that have solid coordinates, is a great reference to keep on hand.

 

To get to this page, click HERE or go to the YARN page, and you will see the MULTI COORDINATES LIST just to the right of the main picture below the copy paragraph. Continue reading “Need help mixing and matching with multis?”

Where in the World Are You with Your Red Heart Yarn?

Where have you traveled with your Red Heart Yarn? We want to see pictures of the places you’ve visited with your Red Heart Yarn or a knit or crocheted item! Our pictures are photoshopped, but we want to see your REAL pictures! Take a picture in your local public spaces, like a restaurant, library, park, or playground. Or take your Red Heart Yarn on vacation!

You can submit a new picture each month, from April 29 through October 31, 2014. Each photo must show a ball of Red Heart yarn (any Red Heart yarn!) with the logo visible OR make the heart shape with your hands with your knit and crochet item visible in the picture. (See the images in this post for reference.)

We’ll choose 3 winners each month to receive a prize package with a retail value of $50!

Judges from Red Heart will select two of the monthly winners to be the Grand Prize winners. Grand Prize Winners will receive a prize package valued at $150 of Red Heart Yarns of their choice, plus $500!

No matter where you go — the Grand Canyon, the Eiffel Tower, or closer to home — you’ll have a chance to win!

Official Rules

 

Watch this video with Mikey from The Crochet Crowd to learn more! Continue reading “Where in the World Are You with Your Red Heart Yarn?”

Shells with Front & Back Post Stitches Square in the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet Along

Welcome back to the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet-Along! This week we will be working on the Shells with Front & Back Post Stitches Square (LW4132-9), which you can find here. This is the 10th square posted for this challenge; the links to the previous weeks are listed at the bottom of this post. Only one more square and finishing left to do!

Continue reading “Shells with Front & Back Post Stitches Square in the Checkerboard Textures Throw Crochet Along”