Welcome to Red Heart Holiday Joy Crochet Fun It's holiday time again! The crisp autumn air and warm colors of nature are a clear sign that Thanksgiving is around the corner and Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza or whatever you celebrate are not far behind. This is a time to sit by the fire, enjoy a glass of wine or hot chocolate with friends and family and reflect upon our blessings. It's also a great time to crochet! Holiday gifts are a perfect way to share your handmade gifts and love. I've teamed … [Read more...] about Red Heart Holiday Joy Crochet Fun
Welcome to Autumn Color and Texture with Red Heart! Autumn is upon us where I live in the northeast! It's back to school time, and while the days are still hot, the evenings have taken a decidedly cooler turn. I'm starting to have visions of warmer colors, rich textures and thoughts of the holiday season that will be upon us in a snap. Red Heart Yarns and Pattern Paradise are celebrating these wonderful changes with a month of fun projects, giveaways and ideas to inspire you! How It … [Read more...] about Red Heart Autumn Color and Texture
Welcome to Summer Fun! June ushers in Summer fun! Soon school will let out and the slower paced days of summer will be upon us! Red Heart Yarns and Pattern Paradise are celebrating with a month of fun projects, giveaways and ideas to inspire you! How It Works! Join the Pattern Paradise Crochet Community to follow along with the current projects and chat with like-minded crochet fans! Make projects (crochet, knit or other craft) with your favorite Red … [Read more...] about Red Heart Summer Fun on Pattern Paradise
The Happy Yarn Mail was provided to me by Sewrella, but all opinions are my own. Happy Yarn Mail Subscription A great gift for you or the yarn lover in your life! Today I'm reviewing a fun crochet subscription service. This subscription envelope is designed by Ashleigh Kiser of Sewrella and it's called Happy Yarn Mail! This service is appropriately named because everything about it made me HAPPY! It was like getting a party in an envelope! The mailing envelope is brightly … [Read more...] about Reviews & Fun Finds – Happy Yarn Mail
Pin It to Share It! Furls Streamline Hooks If you haven't tried these hooks yet, boy are you in for a treat! Thanks to Furls for providing me with this hook and the chance to test it for this review. The Furls Streamline hooks come in 3 beautiful woods - Camwood (blonde), Rosewood (red), and Ebony (black) and currently in sizes 3.75 mm through 6.5 mm with other sizes in testing for production. I chose the Ebony in a 5.5 mm. My hook was individually boxed to prevent damage. The … [Read more...] about Reviews and Fun Finds – Furls Streamline Review & Giveaway
Buy Chic Sheep Yarn Here! Get Free Chic Sheep Patterns Here! Have you tried Red Heart's Chic Sheep Yarn? If you haven't tried this yarn yet, boy are you in for a treat! Chic Sheep yarn is a beautiful, 100% Merino Wool yarn that was created in conjunction with Marly Bird and takes into consideration her flair for fun design! It is available in 24 vibrant (see color chart below), machine washable colors and is such a pleasure to work with. Not sure what to make? Try one of … [Read more...] about Friday Finds – Chic Sheep Yarn
Welcome to A Month of Love! Love is in the air with Valentine's Day around the corner, so let's celebrate with a month of fun sponsored by Red Heart Yarns! I'm excited to be partnering with Red Heart Yarns to bring you a month of creative, fun projects, shares to inspire you and prizes to add a little more LOVE in your life! How It Works! Join the Pattern Paradise Crochet Community Make projects (crochet, knit or other craft) with your … [Read more...] about Red Heart Month of Love on Pattern Paradise
The Unwind Box was provided to me by Melody's Makings, but all opinions are my own. Here's a great gift for you or the yarn lover in your life! I was delighted to have the opportunity to review a new yarn themed subscription box this week. The box is designed by Melody of Melody's Makings and it's called Unwind. I knew the box would be lovely because Melody puts a lot of thought and effort into everything she does, but Unwind is truly a sensory delight for the yarn lover! From … [Read more...] about Friday Finds – Relax and Unwind
Here's a great gift for the crocheters in your life! The new issue of I Like Crochet magazine is available for download! I Like Crochet is one of my favorite magazines because each issue includes free patterns, expert articles and tips, reference material, crochet picks and more! The December issue includes: 25+ Patterns to keep you busy during those cold days, including cardigans, wraps, hats and more Handmade gifts perfect for holiday giving A new Too … [Read more...] about Friday Finds – I Like Crochet – New Patterns!
The new issue of I Like Crochet magazine is available for download! I Like Crochet is one of my favorite magazines because each issue includes free patterns, expert articles and tips, reference material, crochet picks and more! The June issue includes: 30+ Patterns to Kick Off Summer! Longer Days, Lighter Layers + The Secret Waterfall Shawl 10 Super-Cute Patterns for Kids Must Make: Sunbeam Puzzle Ball! More than 30 New Patterns, including beautiful shawls, afghans, … [Read more...] about Friday Finds – I Like Crochet – New Patterns!
Welcome to Spring Fling Month on Pattern Paradise! We are well into Spring in my part of the world. I always find this time of year to be inspirational and very creative for me. So I'm excited to be partnering with Red Heart Yarns to bring you a month of creative and fun projects to inspire you -- we call it a 'Project Along'! Label & Share Your Projects With: #redheartyarnspatternparadise How does it work? Choose and download … [Read more...] about Red Heart Spring Fling Month on Pattern Paradise
Fancy Flower Applique I know, I know, you already have a ton of flower patterns, but who doesn't like another stash busting, free crochet pattern? This big flower applique can be added to almost anything or stand on its own. I've even thought of joining them and making a pillow or afghan. However you decide to integrate this bloom, it's easy, quick and fun. Don't lose the pattern, click HERE to add it to your Ravelry favorites and queue. Scroll down for the free … [Read more...] about Free Crochet Pattern-Fancy Flower