The Weekly Stitch - a Newsletter from Lion Brand Yarn

The Weekly Stitch
Our Yarns Patterns Shop
Lion Brand Yarn

Dear Friend,

This week, we're featuring two favorites from our blog, the Lion Brand Notebook: our Fall 2013 Crochet-Along and a new essay by Franklin Habit!

Get these stories and tutorials throughout the week, so you don't miss a thing! Enter your email address here to get our blog posts directly in your inbox!

With Warm Regards,
Your Friends at Lion Brand

In This Issue: August 9, 2013

Cast Your Vote! Choose Our Next Crochet-Along Project!

On the Go: 6 Bright Bags & Totes

Franklin Habit: A-B-C-K-2-P-2

Save 25% on the Vintage Charmer Blanket Kit

YarnCraft: 8 Interviews with Top Designers & Bloggers

Check out Our YouTube Channel; 5 Videos Featuring Imagine

Cast Your Vote! Choose Our Next Crochet-Along!
Send to a Friend Share on Facebook Tweet this

Crochet-Along ProjectsIt's that time of year again! We're pleased to announce our Fall 2013 Crochet-Along, a virtual event in which all the participants make a project together and learn new skills along the way!

Help us pick our next crochet-along pattern by casting your vote now!

Click through to view these patterns and access the ballot.

Learn more and vote.

 Back to Top
On the Go: 6 Bright Bags & Totes
Send to a Friend Share on Facebook Tweet this
Crochet
                                          Striped Handle Tote
Crochet Striped Handle Tote
in Vanna's Glamour
Knit Around Town
                                                  Bag
Knit Around Town Bag
in Wool-Ease Thick & Quick
Crochet
                                            Striped Bubble Tote
Crochet Striped Bubble Tote
in Vanna's Choice
Knit Blended Tote
Knit Blended Tote
in Vanna's Choice and Vanna's Glamour
Knit Green Living
                                              Tote
Knit Green Living Tote
in Recycled Cotton
Crochet 4 Ball Market
                                          Bag

Crochet 4 Ball Market Bag
in Kitchen Cotton
 Back to Top
Franklin Habit: A-B-C-K-2-P-2
Send to a Friend Share on Facebook Tweet this
A-B-C-K-2-P-2 by Franklin
                                        Habit

Writter, illustrator, and knitter Franklin Habit joins us for his monthly column featuring humor and insights into a yarncrafter's life.

I was a good student, but it would be fibbing of the most bald-faced and lamentable variety to tell you I enjoyed school. I hated school, in part because I invariably showed up on the first day wearing the wrong sort of sneakers, and was therefore declared by the girls on the playground to be covered in cooties.

I wasn't much happier in the classroom. Each new year, we were driven into a slightly more inpenetrable thicket of the same dreary subjects by teachers who grew annually more gaunt and listless...

Continue reading to find out how yarn enters the equation.

 Back to Top
Save 25% on the Vintage Charmer Blanket Kit
Send to a Friend Share on Facebook Tweet this
Knit Vintage Charmer Throw

Knit your child this sweet, striped blankie! Made with super-soft 100% organically grown Nature's Choice Organic Cotton, it's sure to be an heirloom that will be treasured for generations.

For a limited time, get this kit for only $38.00--that's 25% off!

Learn more & order.

 Back to Top
YarnCraft: 8 Interviews with Top Designers & Bloggers
Send to a Friend Share on Facebook Tweet this
YarnCraft Logo

YarnCraft is an on-demand radio show or podcast that you can listen to on your computer or mobile device.

Hear from popular designers and bloggers from Lily Chin to Stephanie Pearl-McPhee in this episode of YarnCraft! We share some of our favorite interviews from the last 6 years, as well as a new interview with Lion Brand's new creative director.

Click here to listen directly [MP3] or click here to find us on iTunes.

Read the episode guide.

Visit the YarnCraft Blog Back to Top
Subscribe to Our YouTube Channel!

YouTube

Discover over 200 videos from accessory styling tips to how-tos, and be the first to know about new ones when you subscribe to our YouTube channel!

Visit our YouTube channel.

5 Videos: Knit, Crochet & Craft with Imagine Yarn

Imagine VideosVersatile Imagine yarn is great for no-knit-or-crochet projects as well as knit or crocheted flouncy ruffles. Learn more about how it can be used in these short videos!

Watch the videos.

Back to Top
Subscribe | Share with Friends | Archives

Lion Brand Yarn Company | 34 W. 15th Street, New York, NY 10011 | Order at LionBrand.com or 1.800.258.YARN
© 2013 Lion Brand Yarn Company, all rights reserved.