I saw this knitted Party Sweater pattern and thought how pretty it would be for the Christmas holidays. I am going to knit a Medium – am making it for my mother, however if it comes out too big, it will be for me! How festive! Continue reading “Party Sweater for the Holidays”
Below are 19 easy free knit and crochet patterns ideas to make for charity. There are many wonderful charities always looking for hand knit hats, scarves, blankets, etc. Look on the Red Heart homepage, under the community section each month for a listing of different charities to check out.
Enter to Win the Wreath of the Month!
There will be 3 lucky people who will win the yarn, needles and hooks to make this month’s wreath. Continue reading “Red Heart’s Featured Rainbow of Colors Wreath of the Month – August”
I don’t know about your office, but air conditioning in the office I work in is always too cold for me when I wear sleeveless or short sleeve tops. I’m always hunting for a layering piece to keep me warm. So I made a beautiful rust rectangular shawl that converts into a vest, but what I really needed it to be to wear with my summer top is a shrug. Susan Bates mini knit clips to the rescue! Continue reading “Convert a Rectangular Shawl into a Shrug by Guest Blogger Joan Barnett”
Have you heard about Design Wars? Every quarter a group of talented crochet designers come together and each design an original pattern in the same Red Heart yarn. The public follows along and votes on their favorite design. Each vote also enters you to win a Red Heart yarn prize pack. For Design Wars 4 the designs are made in our Anne Geddes Baby yarn, and the prize pack winner will win one ball of each color of Anne Geddes (all 19 colors!) plus other goodies. Continue reading “Design Wars 4 Challenge”
Congratulations to Prince William and Princess Kate on the birth of their royal baby! We wish them all the best with their son, and look forward to seeing him in handknit and hand crocheted items. Continue reading “Welcome to the Newest Royal Heir in the United Kingdom!”
Welcome to Month 6 of Red Heart’s 9 Months of Baby Projects. This month we bring you an adorable Button-Up Baby Cocoon and Hat to make for your special baby made with Red Heart Soft Baby Steps. Be ready to take your precious bundle home from the hospital in this cozy cocoon and hat. Buttoned front makes it easy to wrap up even a sleeping baby. Continue reading “Red Heart’s 9 Months of Baby Projects Month 6”
Have you seen all of our new yarn that’s come out in the past few months? Get introduced to it through our video series! Continue reading “2013-2014 New Red Heart Yarn Collection Video Introductions”
Enter Red Heart’s Twitter Retweet Giveaway for a chance to win this awesome prize package filled with our latest Boutique yarns.
Two lucky people will win a prize package worth $100 that includes: 1 ball each of Red Heart Boutique Sashay Sequins, Sashay Team Spirit, Trio, Stellar, Lolli, Dash, Sassy Lace and Sassy Fabric, a Red Heart bag, Susan Bates Knitting Needles and Crochet Hook, plus a copy of the latest Crochet Today! magazine.
Simply follow @RedHeartYarns and retweet this post by August 1, 2013 using the hash tag #RHBOUTIQUE to make it easy to find. Only one entry per person, please. Two lucky Twitterers will win a fabulous prize pack of Red Heart’s newest Boutique yarns sponsored by Red Heart.
Don’t delay, retweet today!
Prize Package Retail Value $100
• 1 ball Boutique Sashay Team Spirit
• 1 ball Boutique Sashay Sequins
• 1 ball Boutique Trio
• 1 ball Boutique Stellar
• 1 ball Boutique Lolli
• 1 ball Boutique Dash
• 1 ball Boutique Sassy Fabric
• 1 ball Boutique Sassy Lace
• 1 Susan Bates bamboo crochet hook
• 1 Susan Bates knitting needles set
• 1 year Subscription to Crochet Today!
• Red Heart Tote Bag
Official Rules: To be eligible to win you must follow @RedHeartYarns and only tweets (Twitter posts) are the way to enter. Tweets must be up by 11:59:59 pm EST Thursday, August 1, 2013. Winner will be required to provide name and mailing address to send winnings. Winner will be announced on Tuesday, August 6, 2013.