Leisure Arts currently has these bright bookmarks to make pattern in Plastic Canvas to download on their Web site. This means you and the kids can get started making some great presents for the family and friends. The pattern is for 5 different designs and were originally published in the 1998 issue of Plastic Canvas Corner Magazine. These are very easy and work up fast the kids and grand kids will love these projects.
Monday, December 30, 2013
Sunday, December 29, 2013
Red Heart Yarn is a fun and funky yarn to make a unique scarf out of!
What is great about it is all you need is the yarn in order to make unique scarf using just your arms and it can be done in only 5 minutes! Plus the scarf is really cool looking and would make a great giveaway gift or craft fair item...It comes in a variety of great colors..
Saturday, December 28, 2013
This wonderful free crochet pattern for a Simple Tweed hat is made using Lion Brand Heartland yarn (shown in color Great Smoky Mountains). Using 1 ball of the color of your choice and a size K-10 Crochet hook this simple pattern is approximately 19" in diameter but the great thing is that it will stretch to fit all range head sizes. The pattern works up quickly so you can make a bunch of them for family, friends or to donate to charity. The Lion Brand Heartland Yarn is sensationally soft and comes in a wide variety of great colors to choose from.
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Thursday, December 26, 2013
There are currently several yarn sales going on during the end of the year and early January as the stores try to get rid of their inventory to make way for new stock. This means knitters and crocheters can stock up on several different types of yarns. The Classic Elite Desert Yarn is currently 76% off until the end of the year while other yarns are discounted Up to 80% Off Yarn at the Year End Flash Sale at Craftsy this includes name brands such as Martha Stewart, TSC Artyarns, Lion Brand, Universal, Fiesta yarns and more.
Also be sure to check out other Web sites such as Joann's and Annie's for year end clearance, discounts and sales on yarn and other craft items. Up to 65% Off Fabric at Year End Flash Sale at Craftsy
A pair of slipper boots are just the thing to keep your feet warm during the cold winter's month. There are several wonderful and free patterns available to make a pair of boots such as the one's shown above. There are also great patterns for slipper socks, comfy slippers for the family, footies and more.
Another favorite are these Crocodile Stitch Boots - You’ll enjoy walking around the house in these comfy boots! Pattern includes the following sizes: Infant’s 0-6 (6-12) mos; Child’s 5-7 (8-10, 11-13); Adult’s 6-7 (8-9, 10). The infant boots are made using a fingering-weight yarn and the child and adult sizes are made using worsted-weight yarn.
Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Crochet a warm hat and scarf for the hunter in your family with this free crochet pattern. Finished Size: Hat: One size fits most; Scarf: 5 1/4 inches x 66 inches. There are lots of free patterns using the Camouflage yarn including afghans, pet accessories, baby items, and more. View the link below the yarn to see all of the free patterns available using this type of yarn.
Skill Level: Easy
Super Saver Desert Camo Yarn
Super Saver Desert Camo Yarn
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