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Cherishing your favorite leftover yarn in a keepsake ornament

Now that we've established our knitting status by making the Knit Basket of Yarn Ornament from yesterday's post, here's another ...
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The knitted yarn basket product photo from the Red Heart website.

Commemorating your knitting status with the Knit Basket of Yarn Ornament

The Easy Wrap Holiday Ornament I talked about yesterday is the fastest way to use up your leftover yarn and ...
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The ornament is wrapped in Soft yarn in the color Off White.

Using your leftover yarn to make easy wrap holiday ornaments

Have you sorted your leftover yarns to make the easiest knitted mitten pattern ever I talked about yesterday? All week ...
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The Red Heart Mitten Ornament pattern knit with Soft Yarn in the color Really Red.

The easiest knitted mitten pattern you’ll ever encounter

This week it's all about what to do with leftover yarn, and we started yesterday with an easy crafting and ...
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The pattern photo for Y-A-R-N wrapped letters on the Red Heart website.

Using leftover yarn for crafting and decorating ideas

Leftover yarn? You can count on it, especially after the holiday season. There are little bits here and there that ...
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The scarf made from Collage in the color Stained Glass and Grande in the color Chianti.

Why Collage and Grande yarns are a match made in knitting heaven

Yesterday I talked about Grande yarn, a jumbo yarn like its cousin, Collage. Collage too qualifies as a jumbo yarn, but ...
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Projects will knit up quickly with Grande yarn from Red Heart. Just look at this 20 stitch swatch. Speaking of swatches here's mine. This is knit from 20 stitches, with the ball of yarn for scale.

Grande yarn: why it’s perfect for beginner and expert knitters alike

Tell me if this sounds familiar. You’re sitting somewhere with your knitting and one of two things happens, someone either ...
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The reversible scarf in all its glory!

1 tip to add interest to a simple reversible knitted scarf

Yesterday, I looked at how Evermore yarn would work up in the Snowy Arm Warmers, that really called for a ...
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The thumb hole is created by leaving an inch of the seam open and completing the seam above and below it. I chose to do it an inch below the ribbing.

Knitting Snowy Arm Warmers pattern using Red Heart Evermore yarn

Is there such a thing as too many arm warmers? I think not! They’re the perfect accessory for keeping warm, ...
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Evermore yarn from Red Heart!

Evermore yarn: care instructions, tension, needles and loft

Evermore is a really interesting yarn to work with. It’s a single strand of roving-like yarn with a gentle twist ...
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This unique shape is really catching on in newer shawl patterns. The curve causes it to hang on your shoulders nicely.

The hazards of following a complex knitting pattern from your phone

Yesterday, I went over the Fall Berries Shawl pattern and how it looks knit up using Red Heart's Hopscotch yarn, I wanted ...
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The lovely textured Fall Berries Shawl

Making the Fall Berries Shawl using the multi-colored Hopscotch yarn

I'm trying out Red Heart’s Fall Berries Shawl and knitting it using Hopscotch yarn. I know what you’re thinking, this pattern has a ...
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From front to back the colors Waterslide, Jump Rope, and Kick ball.

Multi-colored Hopscotch yarn makes it hard to skip the craft aisle

Hopscotch yarn from Red Heart is the perfect yarn for beginner knitters. It’s easy to work with and there are ...
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Red Heart's Two-Pointed Hat. Click through for the free pattern.

Knitting the Two-Point Hat pattern with Soft yarn

The pattern I chose to go over with you using Soft yarn by Red Heart is the Two-Pointed Hat pattern. I think ...
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The lovely colors Biscuit, Leaf and Sea Foam.

The qualities and benefits of knitting with Red Heart Soft yarn

Our yarn this week is Soft by Red Heart. I'm continually impressed by the range of high quality yarn produced ...
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Quick to Warm Poncho knit up in Red Heart’s Irresistible yarn in Enchanted colorway

3 knitwear patterns to make using Red Heart Boutique Irresistible yarn

We took a look yesterday at what sort of projects can be knit up with jumbo yarn to enhance the ...
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Oversized Cable Pillow in Burgundy

2 home decor patterns to knit using Red Heart Boutique Irresistible yarn

I’m very happy with how the over-sized blanket turned out yesterday. Have you chosen the colors for your knitting project ...
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Ta-Da! Huge blanket, knit up very fast with the very soft Red Heart Irresistible yarn

Casting off and weaving in ends, a tip at your fingertips for jumbo yarn

It’s great to have you back! Yesterday I got in the knitty-gritty of knitting with Red Heart Boutique Irresistible Yarn, ...
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My daughter’s blanket is very soft and textured at the same time. I placed a cup of 11oz to show you how big the ball of yarn is, and how big the knit is too. Red Heart Boutique Irresistible yarn in Taupe

The knitty-gritty of Irresistible yarn

Yesterday I looked at the fiber content and general appearance of Red Heart Boutique Irresistible yarn. Before I get into ...
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Using Red Heart Boutique Irresistible yarn in Taupe to knit up a 5' x 6' blanket.

Knitting with Red Heart Boutique Irresistible Yarn

My dear daughter has been wishing for a jumbo yarn blanket for several years now, but I hadn’t gotten around ...
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