#IKnitForEddie: Make Some Noise for Knitting and Crochet!

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What’s your dream? We all have one – whether it’s something as big as climbing a mountain or something small like finishing the book you’re reading. For Michael “Eddie” Edwards, that dream was going to the Olympics even though he didn’t have the funding or resources that his fellow skiers did. That didn’t stop Eddie […]

CHA 2016: Lion Brand Fashion Show and More!


A few of the editors here at Prime Publishing recently took a trip to sunny California and attended the annual Craft & Hobby Association 2016 Trade Show. This annual show gives us a sneak peek at all of the hot new trends in the crafting world. We were not only lucky enough to play with all of […]

Red Heart + Red Cross = #StitchAHug (and free afghan patterns for you!)

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Every time you turn on the news it seems like a new disaster has struck North America. Hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, and other natural disasters cause millions of dollars of damage every year – not to mention the losses faced by people whose homes, schools, and towns are affected. To help support relief efforts to disasters […]

Stitch Away Stress: Big Apple Lemon Drive Recap

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Our November #StitchAwayStress Big Apple Lemon Drive has now concluded! As you may remember, the aim of this charity drive was to collect knit or crochet lemon stress balls to raise awareness of the stress-relieving benefits of knitting and crocheting. These stress balls will be passed out in New York City during April, which happens […]

Renegade Holiday Craft Fair 2015: Our Recap!

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On the 6th of this month I was lucky enough to attend the Renegade 2015 Holiday Craft Fair. If you haven’t heard of Renegade, it’s a truly unique event that happens several times a year across the globe. It brings together the creators of the world who have an especially strong sense of community, creativity, […]

Black Friday: 43% Off Sale!

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Happy Thanksgiving, crafters! Remember that secret sale I mentioned on Tuesday? It’s finally here, and it’s BIG! For those of you not in the loop, I Like Knitting and I Like Crochet are two fabulous magazines that are chock-full of gorgeous patterns and stunning photos. There are six issues of each published per year, bringing […]

Share the Joy: Red Heart Teams Up with Barbara Grufferman

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Red Heart Yarns is welcoming a new contributor this month: Barbara Hannah Grufferman! You might recognize Barbara from her many appearances on The Today Show, Good Morning America, and many others. Her book, The Best of Everything After 50, is a resource for women that offers practical advice for how to stay healthy and live […]

Reminder: Stitch Away Stress + Giveaway!

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We’re now halfway through our #StitchAwayStress Big Apple Lemon Drive and boy, are we feeling stress-free! In case you missed our first post about it, Stitch & Unwind have partnered up with the Craft Yarn Council for their Big Apple Lemon Drive from November 2-30 and we’ve been working up lemons like crazy, as you […]

Yarnie News: Creativebug & Twinkie Chan Collaboration!

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We’ve got some fun news in the crochet community this week! Creativebug, an online resource for crafting videos and web classes, is celebrating the addition of its 100th instructor – and it happens to be someone we already know and love around Stitch & Unwind, blogger Twinkie Chan! Twinkie Chan is well-known in the crochet […]