Skip Navigation

Click for Lion Brand Yarn Home Page
separator
Our Yarns
The LB Collection
Martha Stewart Crafts
Request Free Catalog
Our Yarns
Yarn by Weight
separator
New Catalog
separator
Shop
separator
  • free patterns
  • special sales
  • new items
  • 15% off coupon
    US orders only
    view past newsletters   Click to view newsletters and subscription choice
separator
Free Catalog
separator
Patterns
separator
Lion Brand
     Yarn Studio
     Retail Store, New York, NY
separator
Lion Brand
     Yarn Shop
     Retail Store, Colonie, NY
separator
Lion Brand Outlet
     Retail Store, Carlstadt, NJ
separator
Find a Store
post code:
country:
within:
more options   Click for more store-locator options
separator
Home : Community : Customer Gallery : How Crocheting Changed My Life
 

Customer Projects - Get Inspired

Would you like to share a project that you have made from our yarns or our patterns?   Hundreds of thousands of people who care about your favorite craft will see your work.  Any submissions, particularly original ones are welcome, as long as the project was made from Lion Brand Yarn. 

Click here to post it!

 
  Search:  
spacer
 
How Crocheting Changed My Life
Created By: Kaye Mabry

I was newly married and my husband and I went to his parents just about every Saturday to watch Football. I didn't care much about Football way back then. My mother-in-law taught me how to crochet. I loved it!!!! I could "watch" the game with the boys and crochet to my heart's content. In turn I taught her how to read a pattern and became closer to her. I have made many afghans from Michigan to Alabama (including Florida). Babies receive them as new born gifts. My children have received them from me. There is hardly a friend that I haven't made an afghan for. Part of me has been left in their homes forever. I have made them for people who wanted Christmas Presents to give to their loved ones. I tell everybody that my crocheting is cheaper than a psychristrist's couch. I have made scarves for the winter months and slippers for the cold feet. I share my patterns with my crocheting "buddies". I have come to know many friends through my crocheting all because I didn't care for Football. People love what I crochet and think of it as real talent. I just smile and say "thank you" and Praise God for my "Gift of Love" that I can share with everybody. It is another way of reaching out to people, which I Love to do. By the way, I Love Football now and can't wait to watch the game and grab my crochet hook!!!! Kaye


 
separator separator
Bookmark This!  separator
Sign up for our Newsletter  
separator Share This!  separator About Us separator Contact Us separator
  Font Size:   
Click to view page with standard font Click to view page with larger font Click to view page with largest font