Archive | April, 2009

YarnCraft Episode 39 :: Celebrating Mother’s Day — Projects for 10 Types of Moms

21 Apr

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In this episode of YarnCraft, we take some time to thank all the moms (grandmothers, aunts, godmothers, and so many more great women) in the world — for their influence on our lives and our yarncrafting. We share great stories from the listeners and LionBrand.com, as well as some fantastic gift projects for that special woman in your life.

But before we get into our celebration of wonderful women, Liz and Zontee share what’s on their hooks and needles, and they also check in with the Lion Brand Yarn Studio to see what people are working on there.

Patterns mentioned include:

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To share your comments and thoughts, post a message on the blog, email to yarncraft [at] lionbrand [dot] com! Our next episode, we will be talking all about weddings — Do you have advice for newlyweds? Do you have a story about something knit or crocheted that meant a lot for you and your marriage? Tell us about it! We’d love to include you the next episode!

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YarnCraft Episode 38 :: Top 10 Ways to Add Eco-Friendly Projects to Your Yarncrafting

7 Apr

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In this episode of YarnCraft, Liz and Zontee prepare for Earth Day with eco-friendly yarns and our top 10 ways to add eco-friendly projects to your yarncrafting.

But FIRST, the girls of YarnCraft take your your phone calls and questions. Learn more about blocking and the great product The Knitter’s Block, our Stitch of the Week, and fun websites from listeners like you, such as WooWork! Thanks for all your calls — keep them coming!

Patterns discussed include:

Totes and Bags

Dishtowels and Scrubbies

Crafts with Kids

Baby Blankets

Baby Sweaters

Shawls

Pets

Beach Items

Scarves

Sweaters

Stash This: Ideas for Your Crafting Life — Get great ideas for using up leftover yarn (all the better to get new yarn with)! Whether you craft it, donate it, or decorate with it, we have an idea for you. Don’t miss this segment!

To share your comments and thoughts, post a message on the blog, email to yarncraft [at] lionbrand [dot] com! Our next episode, we will be discussing Mother’s Day. Have a great project you’ve made? Have you received a great yarncrafted Mother’s Day gift? Tell us about it! We’d love to include you the next episode!

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