Lion Brand Newsletter September 2004, issue 2
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September 2004 Newsletter
Issue 1: September 2, 2004

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In this Issue

  1. Poncho-mania
  2. Knit-Out and Crochet 2004 Scarf Contest
  3. Custom Pattern Books
  1. New Free Patterns for September 2004
  2. Subscribe/Unsubscribe
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1. Poncho-mania 

What's the hottest fashion trend for fall?  Ponchos! 

Easy to make and fun to wear!  Plain or fancy, casual by day or elegant for evening, their simple shape and flow flatters every figure and complements every outfit. Be sure to visit the poncho gallery on the main page of the Lion Brand Yarn website and get the greatest new patterns for fall!

Find free downloadable poncho patterns to start your fall wardrobe with flair!

2. Knit-out and Crochet 2004 Scarf Contest

 Knit-out and Crochet 2004 Scarf Contest
Knit-out and Crochet 2004 Scarf Contest

Enter New York City's Knit-out and Crochet 2004 Scarf Contest, benefiting the Warm Up America! Foundation and you could win an Ultimate Sweater Machine and other valuable prizes!  The winning first prize scarves will also be featured in an upcoming issue of Family Circle Easy Knitting magazine. 

To enter, design and create an original knit or crocheted scarf and submit it to the Knit-Out Scarf Contest table no later than 2 p.m.  Be creative: experiment with stitch patterns, colorwork, embroidery, appliqués, ribbons

Click here for rules and more information.

 Knit-out and Crochet 2004 Scarf Contest

Knit-out and Crochet 2004 Scarf Contest

3. Publish Your Own Pattern Book

Do you teach knitting or crochet? Run a business where you use Lion Brand yarn and patterns? Participate in a club, ministry or craft group that creates together?  Are you, perhaps, looking for that perfect holiday gift for friends, colleagues and clients who knit or crochet?

Now you can select the Lion Brand patterns you like best and design your own personalized pattern book -- even down to the custom titles on the cover -- and have your own book delivered to your doorstep, direct from our printer!  And best yet, as part of our special introductory offer, you'll find that the patterns, normally $2.50 each are only $1.50 each when combined into a book.

Click here to find out more or to start your very own book!

Create your custom book from as few as 4 patterns!  Customize it with your name and your own title or message!

The table of contents makes finding each pattern simple!

The interior table of contents makes finding the right pattern simple
Each page is the same, full size, full color, high-quality pattern that you'd get when purchasing the individual patterns from our catalog or in a store!
Every page is the high-quality 8½ x 11 inch full-color pattern that you expect from Lion Brand!

Please note that due to the nature of this product, it is only available online

4. New Patterns for September, 2004  September is back-to-school time, so we offer easy-to-make sweaters to start the school year off right!


« Jiffy Popcorn Pullover Make this child’s pullover as shown for a girl; for a boy, just eliminate the open popcorn pattern and use plain double crochet (Note: This will use more yarn). Start the school year right with this jiffy pullover
« Ponchos and more ponchos!  Check our main page for the newest poncho patterns: the Color Waves ponchette, child & adult Fun-Fur Trimmed Poncho the Homespun Crocheted Granny Poncho and many more!
TO KNIT The easy raglan sweater comes in sizes for the whole family -- and up to 3x
 « Wool-Ease Chunky Family of Raglan Pullovers Sized to fit child’s size 4 through adult 3X, this simple raglan pullover is perfect for everyone -– it’s a terrific holiday gift, too.
« We've got it all for the hottest look this fall!  Check our main page for the newest poncho patterns: child & adult Fun-Fur Trimmed Poncho, Color waves ponchette,  the flattering Wool-Ease Knitted Warm Winter Poncho and more

5. Subscribe / Un-subscribe
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While the promotions in this newsletter are for preferred customers, we will honor any special offers in this email if you decide to forward it to any friends or family.

Our goal is to provide you with the highest quality products, ideas and creative inspiration to enhance your crafting enjoyment!  If you would like to contact our customer service group with comments or questions, please feel free to do so at  For questions about an order placed online or through our catalog, click here to email Catalog Customer Service

You may always feel free to place your order on our website, 24 hours per day, 7 days per week or via phone at 1-800-258-YARN. 

With Warmest Regards,

Your friends at Lion Brand Yarn
Lion Brand Yarn


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