In September I reflected on how beginners might take the next step in their knitting and crochet hobby. Now that the holidays will be here soon, there are many ways to use yarn to make the season bright. It’s a wonderful time to enjoy your craft, add loving touches to your home and give homey things to friends and family.
Need some inspiration of what to make this holiday season? Why not Have a Red Heart Holiday? Browse 20 knit and crochet holiday gift and decorating ideas. Continue reading “Have a Red Heart Holiday Pattern eBook”
Sometimes, a pattern is perfect, but the colors the designer used clash with your style. Don’t worry, you can still make that throw or sweater, just change the yarn colors! It’s easy to mix and match colors to suit your home or wardrobe once you have a little bit of color theory in your arsenal of crafty tools! Continue reading “Creative Colors in Yarn”
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Halloween is just around the corner and we have got you covered with lots of festive free patterns from children, adult and pet costumes, accessories and decorations! You are sure to get inspired. Continue reading “Dozen Spooktacular Halloween Free Patterns”
Toys and amigurumis are a great hot weather project! It keeps your hands busy, and when you’re done, the kids will be entertained or you can add it to your gift pile for the holidays! They’re a winning choice either way. Luckily, we have plenty of toys for you to choose from! Continue reading “Toys for Summer!”
It’s never too early to start on your holiday projects! With a dozen free patterns to choose from, you’ll have a hard time deciding what to make first. This list will give you plenty of decorating and gift ideas. Continue reading “Christmas in July 12 Free Patterns”
Every once in a while there is a pattern that I think everyone will want to know about, and this is one of those patterns. Here’s a throw design that any kid (or adult) action-hero aficionado can get excited about! Spider Web Throw was designed by Ellen Gormley, a mother herself with young children, and so it comes naturally that she does great kids’ designs. Here is the link to the free Spider Web Throw pattern. Continue reading “Calling all action-hero lovers!”
Do you have a difficult time finding something you can knit or crochet for Dad? Nothing says “I Love You” like homemade gifts, from both kids and adults. I’ve been making gifts for my Dad since I was very young and he still loves them. Here are a few knit and crochet ideas for different things all Dads love. Continue reading “Gift Ideas for Father’s Day”
The go-to colors for the upcoming summer season are easy – red, white and blue! Whether you picnic inside or out, decorate for all the patriotic holidays – Memorial Day, Flag Day, Fourth of July. At Red Heart, we have patterns that are perfect for showing your American spirit. Continue reading “Patriotic Picnic”