If you live in the Chicago, IL area you need to check out a great event happening on June 4, 2011. Crochet Fashionistas, The Double Stitch Twins, will be at the N. Clark Street Michaels store doing a demo of their Chained Together Roped Scarf, and signing their new book Fashion Forward. Continue reading “Double Stitch Twins at Michaels in Chicago”
Did you know Super Saver and many of your favorite Red Heart yarns are made in the USA at our own mills in Albany, and Douglas, GA? Our mills are equipped with state of the art technology, are environmentally friendly and staffed with well trained, experienced and dedicated employees. Continue reading “Red Heart yarns – Proudly Made in the USA”
Will you be participating this year in the 2012 Special Olympics USA Scarf Project? Read on for details… Continue reading “2012 Special Olympics USA Scarf Project”
If you live in the Columbus Ohio area there is a great event happening, called the Columbus Blue Jackets ~ Sticks ‘n Stitches on March 20th supporting a local charity My Very Own Blankie. They will be collecting blankets to donate to My Very Own Blanket. For more information on this event please visit Sticks ‘n Stitches.
Here’s some great news for knitters and crocheters. Continue reading “Knitters and Crocheters — Scholarships available”
2011 is going to be an unforgettable year for Red Heart! Celebrating our 75th Anniversary we are planning fabulous events, yarn giveaways, new patterns and much more to commemorate our yarns’ birth date. Continue reading “Let’s Celebrate Red Heart Yarns 75th Anniversary All Year Long!”
If you haven’t seen any of this group’s projects in person, you need to check out the Knitta Please website. This group has decked out many everyday items all over the US and even round the world to make them a spectacular work of knitted and crocheted art.
We often make baby hats as shower gifts for our friends and family. These hat keep babies warm, but aren’t essentials to their life and safety. Continue reading “Caps for Good”
Do you remember a special knit or crochet gift you were given? I remember several, but there is one that stands out in my mind. It was the 80’s and rainbows were all the rage in teen girl room décor! I know I am dating myself, but I know some of you out there can relate! My next door neighbor crocheted a beautiful ripple afghan to my specifications out of 5 solid shades of yarn, it was likely Red Heart Classic at that time. After we bought the yarn, I remember I could barely stand the wait to get the finished product. Finally it was done and it exceeded my expectations and spent many happy years on my bed! Continue reading “Fond Crochet Memories”
Calling all knitters and crocheters! Pull out your needles and hooks for the 2011 Special Olympics USA Scarf Project sponsored by Red Heart. The 2011 Official Colors are Red Heart Super Saver Yarns 886-Blue and Red Heart Super Saver Yarns 512-Turqua. The colors as well as the size (6″ x 54″-60″) of the scarves will be the same for all participating Programs in the 2011 Special Olympics USA Scarf Project. You can purchase the yarn online at ShopRedHeart.com.