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Garter Stitch Shines in this Beginner-Friendly Pullover!

The Garter Stitch Pullover is a wonderful choice for your first knitted sweater! We think it’s perfect for beginners and more experienced knitters alike. This simply classy design from our Fall/Winter Style Guide has minimal shaping and is worked in pieces.   We love the tonal depth of this yarn! Wool-Ease® Tonal in Smoke looks […]

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Get to Know Vanna’s Style: 6 Free Patterns!

Turn your focus to a sweet light-weight yarn that works up into beautiful garments for the whole family! Vanna’s Style is a DK weight yarn that will provide the drape and stitch definition you’re looking for in garments, accessories, and baby gifts. It’s 100% premium acrylic, and can be machine washed and dried for ultimate […]

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Happy, Fast & Free: One Skein Crochet Gift Patterns with Lion Brand Yarn!

While many are just beginning their shopping, we crafters know it’s crunch time! Quick gift patterns are the order of the day – so here are 10 of my favorite crochet freebies that use just one skein of Lion Brand yarn apiece!   Openwork Shawl by Lion Brand A fantastic beginner pattern featuring Shawl in […]

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Two New Designs: Knit or Crochet! Cardigans w/Face-Framing Collar in Heartland

Today we’re featuring two garments from our new Fall/Winter Style Guide – knit and crochet versions of a unique and breezy cardigan, available exclusively as kits! The long lines of these sleeveless cardigans make for easy layering. We love the dramatic collar on these cardigans! The oversized collar adds interest and warmth, while framing the […]

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One Fine Day Cardigan: BTS in our ’17 Fall/Winter Style Guide

We’re thrilled to feature another post by one of our favorite bloggers, Alexandra Tavel from Two of Wands! She’s here to tell us all about the One Fine Day Cardigan she designed for our new Fall/Winter Style Guide. You can find the knit kit here! When it comes to fall in New York City, the […]

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One & Done Kits: 8 Quick Gift Ideas

Getting in the gifting spirit and need a little inspiration? Head to the Lion Brand website and check out our One and Done Kits. 8 quick gift ideas to whip up in a jiffy, to knit & crochet. The kits are perfect to make in a time crunch, and perfect to give for the aspiring […]

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Night Lights Sweater: Behind the Scenes in our 2017 Fall/Winter Style Guide

We’re thrilled to feature a post by one of our favorite bloggers, Alexandra Tavel from Two of Wands! She’s here to tell us all about the Night Lights Sweater she designed for our new Fall/Winter Style Guide. You can find the crochet kit here! It was such an honor to design two pieces for this first Style […]

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Denim for Days! The New Piero Poncho in Jeans® Yarn

We love the tweedy effect and vintage look of Jeans® in the Piero Poncho! This knitted poncho, available exclusively as a kit in our new Fall/Winter Style Guide, is beginner-friendly. It works up quickly in one piece from the neck down. The smooth look of stockinette stitch shows off Jeans® yarn beautifully. A medium charcoal grey flecked with white is the […]

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The Faded Mist Topper: Behind the Scenes

We’re thrilled to feature a post by one of our favorite bloggers, Jessica Potasz from Mama in a Stitch! She’s here to tell us all about the Faded Mist Topper she designed for our new Fall/Winter Style Guide. You can find the crochet kit here!   Over the last many months I’ve had the honor of […]

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Sophisticated Stripes! A Gorgeous New Afghan Kit from our Style Guide

Worked in one piece in super bulky yarn, the Simple Striped Afghan from our new Fall/Winter Style Guide knits up surprisingly fast! Perfect for gift giving, pick up a kit now and have an afghan ready for gifting this holiday season.     Sophisticated Neutral Color Palette The neutral palette with a pop of rich, warm color is a […]

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