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‘One-Piece Knits’: Your New Favorite Knitting Book

Margaret Hubert has written your favorite new knitting book. ‘One-Piece Knits’ is a must-have treasure-trove of staple sweaters, all made in one piece. You’ll find designs worked top-down, side-over, and back-to-front. If you’ve ever found yourself abandoning a WIP as soon as all the pieces are completed, you’re not alone. Even experienced knitters neglect them…

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London Kaye Crochet Hooks + A Giveaway!

We’re thrilled to be working with London Kaye, NYC-based yarn-bombing goddess. We love all the new ideas she’s bringing to Lion Brand! From her colorful and durable new yarn, to her inspired Theme Packs, she’s all about bringing a smile to your day. But one of our favorite collaborations by far has been her brilliant…

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How to Knit the Hygge Look + A Special Giveaway!

If you haven’t yet found the Hygge in your everyday, now’s your chance! We’re sharing two great chances to knit the hygge look, and add some cozy to your space & vibe. This Danish movement swept our nation and given a new sparkle to cold nights, and we’re feeling the squishy benefits in yarns &…

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Yarn Giveaway! The Audie Baby Afghan Kit in Jeans®

  We’re celebrating the re-stock of Jeans® Yarn this month by giving away enough yarn to make the Audie Baby Afghan (shown above). The yarn pack includes 5 skeins of Jeans®. One ball each in Faded, Stonewash, Classic, Brand New, and Top Stitch. You can download the pattern for this afghan from LionBrand.com Jeans® is…

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Big Knit Love Book Giveaway

Who’s ready for a Big Knit Love Giveaway?  Big Knit Love is a wonderful new book by Linda Zemba Burhance containing 20 chunky knit fashions.  Who doesn’t love chunky knits?   We were honored to have our yarns featured in here and were lucky enough to receive an extra book to share with one lucky winner!…

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Do You Dream of Yarn? Win Franklin Habit’s Coloring Book!

If, like Franklin, you dream of yarn, this giveaway is for you! Writer, illustrator, and knitter Franklin Habit has a monthly column on our blog featuring humor and insights into a yarncrafter’s life. Franklin has created a coloring book where each page provides a wonderful and wooly setting to color—all showcasing his trademark style and wit. This fun…

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Twinkie Chan Projects!

In honor of the giveaway of Twinkie Chan’s book, here’s a roundup of Twinkie Chan patterns made with Lion Brand Yarns. First up we’ve got the Lemon Stress Ball, as was made in the Lion Brand Studio back in April. The pattern is available for free through the Craft Yarn Council for both knitting and…

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Announcing… The Rio Rancho Cardigan Knit-Along!

Each season we host a crochet- or knit-along, a virtual event in which knitters and crocheters come together here online to work on one pattern together, share their experiences, and to learn together. There’s no need to sign up! Simply follow along with the blog posts at your own pace as you knit your project,…

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It’s a Star Studded Giveaway!

This contest is over and a winner has been selected. Congratulations, and thanks to all who entered!   With awards season in full swing, some of your favorite music acts, actors, and more are receiving accolades for their accomplishments in entertainment. Along the way, your favorite stars will also be picking up swag bags full…

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Pin Your Favorite Patterns for a Chance to Win Free Yarn!

Hey yarn lovers! What are you knitting or crocheting in 2016? Share it with us and you could win all the Lion Brand® yarn you need to make it! What to do: 1. Find your favorite Lion Brand® pattern on Pinterest, the Lion Brand web site, or from your favorite designer like Moogly (pattern must…

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