This month we’re heading up to the In the MKNG show and hope you are too!
Welcome to the 4th annual #12WeeksChristmasCAL event! This year Pattern Paradise has partnered with 6 super talented designers to join as guest hosts.
It’s time for this year’s crochet-along with Marly Bird! Every Wednesday for four weeks starting September 12 you’ll receive video tutorials from Marly to follow along with the written pattern and crochet the shawl.
Have you ever wanted to teach someone else to knit or crochet? Maybe you have, but want to improve your teaching methods. Either way, we know you can do it! If you need a boost, check out the Craft Yarn Council’s Certified Instructors Program!
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And just like that, the 4th of July is a distant memory and the first day of school is right around the corner. In the midst of all the summer chaos, it’s often hard to know where to start to make sure your family is organized for the school year. Here are 15 steps to ensure you’re ready:
The Craft Yarn Council has been working hard to update industry standards and we’re happy to announce that the new guidelines are live! The team at Red Heart will be making the shift to using the new standards, and we wanted to make sure you knew about them too. You can download the whole Standards and Guidelines pdf for your own use.
Untitled DocumentSpring is here and with summer just around the corner, we are ready to help you upgrade your outdoor space. Create a comfortable but stylish outdoor living space with cute knit and crochet décor pieces, wreaths and fun pillows. Get inspired with these 17 outdoor décor ideas.
By Suzann Thompson
The sight of a doily brings back memories!
If you’ve ever crocheted a doily, you may remember the feeling of satisfaction when you finished it; or the thrill of watching the doily’s pattern take shape as you worked with your hands and hook.
This Mother’s Day give a heartfelt and handmade gift that really says, “I love you.” Whether you are making Mom a keepsake afghan or a scarf in her favorite color she’s sure to love the heart you put into making it.
April is Stress Awareness Month and to celebrate and educate people about the health benefits of yarn crafts, the Craft Yarn Council is hosting its annual #StitchAwayStress campaign. Make life’s lemons into lemonade by knitting or crocheting a lemon stress ball and squeezing it when life gets tough.