Cordial…is it yarn, or is it cord?

E832 CordialWhen I first met Red Heart Cordial, I thought it was the perfect cord for macramé. I was pleasantly surprised to see that it could be crocheted into such usable, durable, great-looking items. If you see it in the store it looks like a stiff ball of yarn. Like this…

When you crochet with it, it magically becomes perfect for all sorts of things. So I think of it as a “cord that you can either use for macramé knotting or for crochet”.

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Share the Love! Free Hats for Charity eBook

Knitters and crocheters have a long tradition of using their needles and hooks to share with others and to let those going through a difficult time know that they care. One of the most popular type of project to give is a cozy hat. If you are a person looking to give to those in need you’ll want to view this eBook – Hats for Charity. It is a collection of 15 of the best and easiest Red Heart hat patterns presented in one easy to reference eBook along with their patterns.

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Free Team Spirit eBook: Sports Fever!

We’ve put together a colorful selection of 32 ideas for using Team Spirit yarn in four easy-to-reference chapters.

DRESS WITH SPIRIT includes ponchos, scarfs, hats and wristers.

KIDS’ CHEERING SECTION includes ideas for babies and younger enthusiasts.

GAME TIME GEAR is focused on things you’ll enjoy using during the game.

TEAM SPIRIT LIFE includes home décor like pillows, throws, a footrest and a sleeve for your iPad.

Download the FREE Sports Fever eBook!

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Baby, You’ve Gotta Feel These Yarns!

Soft, Luxurious Chenilles: Cutie Pie & Velvety

In case you haven’t noticed, there are two new, unbelievably soft chenille yarns in the Red Heart family! The first is Cutie Pie, a lightweight chenille with a soft, cottony feel. The second is Velvety, a bulky chenille yarn that is silkier to the touch. Both are perfect for all kinds of things for the kiddies. Here are some ideas that we have asked our favorite designers to create for us so we can share the patterns with you.

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FREE Merry eBook: Decorate and Celebrate!

Now is the time to get your making merry thoughts together and start stitching gifts and decorations that will create a warm, festive home this holiday season. When I was young, I thought you didn’t need to think about Christmas until after Thanksgiving. But over the years it has become very evident that if I am going to enjoy the holidays, it’s necessary to start early with my stitching projects.

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Ever-Popular Throw Design . . . Re-Imagined in New Colors

Our Corner-to-Corner Throw has been around so long that we consider it a classic. It’s a design that is fun to make because you start crocheting at one corner, and keep increasing or decreasing to create the rectangle shape. There are no seams to sew at the end! I think that is one of the main reasons it is so loved. It is also a nice weight and doesn’t have holes to get your toes caught (a real plus for me).

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