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    Knit Inspiration

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    Here are two ways you can show your passion and win prizes too… Enter the I Love Yarn Day Stitch It Forward photo and video contests! Win up to $300 in yarn, tools, books, and more! Click through for full contest details. Contests end 10/24/15 so hurry! #StitchItForward #ILYD2015


    You won't believe how EASY it is to knit your first cardigan! Get the free pattern and watch our video tutorial!

    » Your First Sweater: The Reading Room Cardigan

    Knit Along with We All Knit Here and make the Arosa Slouchy Hat! Make this trendy hat with 1 ball of Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick and size 16 and 15 double pointed knitting needles.

    2015 Fall Knit Along! - We All Knit Here

    The New Curvy Girl Collection is here! 7 brand new patterns to knit and crochet!

    » 7 New Additions to our Curvy Girl Collection!

    I Love Yarn Day is all about passion and fun. Here are two ways you can show your passion and win prizes too… Enter the I Love Yarn Day Stitch It Forward photo and video contests! Win up to $300 in yarn, tools, books, and more! Click through for full contest details. Contests end 10/24/15 so hurry! #StitchItForward #ILYD2015


    This gorgeous cowl looks like a cascade of cables, but it's really just simple knits and purls! Get the free pattern by Margo Knits and make it with just 1 skein of Lion Brand Heartland and size 8 16 inch circular knitting needles!

    Faux Cable Cowl Knit & Purl

    Do you remember your first garter stitch scarf? Share your love of knitting with someone special! Teach them to knit with this simply beautiful pattern, made with Lion Brand Tweed Stripes!

    The Ubiquitous First Garter Stitch Scarf

    Introducing new Vanna's Complement! You'll love the brushed mohair-look and dazzling color palette of this fresh new addition to the Vanna's Choice line! Check out 9 new patterns to knit and crochet!

    » Introducing… Vanna’s Complement!

    Get inspired by knitting runner David Babcock! He's running in support of Alzheimer's research and he needs your help! Donate now!


    We love to see patterns featuring our yarn, like this sweet sugar skull hat by Kristy Glass! It's perfect for Day of the Dead/Dia de los Muertos or Halloween! Knit one with Vanna's Choice and sparkling Vanna's Glamour!

    » We Like How You Use Our Yarn: Sugar Skull Hat made with Vanna’s Choice

    Get inspired by Knitting Runner David Babcock!

    » Training with David Babcock, the Knitting Runner: “Yes, it is hard.”

    LB Associate Gali designs fantastic knit costumes! Check out her She-Ra Princess of Power wings for New York Comic Con!

    » Yarncrafting Costumes: Designing a Winged Superhero

    Chunky Fingerless Mitts - Free Pattern from Alaska Knit Nat! Knit these easy mitts with Lion Brand Tweed Stripes! Pattern calls for one skein of Tweed Stripes in Caribbean and size 10 double pointed knitting needles. Perfect for fall!

    Chunky Fingerless Mitts

    Get inspired by team and school colors in Hometown USA and Wool-Ease Thick & Quick! School Spirit afghans and lapghans make great gifts!

    » Get into the School Spirit with These Team Colors!

    Prayer shawls provide comfort to those who make them as well as to the recipients of these special gifts. Pocket prayer shawls allow crafters to quickly work up comforting handmade squares that any recipient can carry at any time for constant comfort!

    » Pocket Prayer Shawls Provide Portable Comfort

    Make this sparking striped pom pom hat by Gina Michele with Lion Brand Gold Leaf! Pattern calls for 2 balls of yarn (grey silver & white gold) and size 13 knitting needles.

    Gold Leaf Hat [knitting pattern]

    Get the look for less! Spend $500 on a cowl, or make your own for under $60 - the choice is yours of course! ;)

    » What’s Trending for Fall: Why spend $500 on a trendy cowl when you can knit one yourself for less than $60?

    Wear it like a celeb! Four trendy celebrity knit & crochet looks to DIY this fall!

    » 4 Celebrity Scarf & Cowl Trends To Try This Fall

    It's easier than it looks! If you can knit & purl, you can make this hat! Free pattern by Delaware Head Huggers calls for Hometown USA and size 13 knitting needles.

    Introducing Crossroads!

    Challah Braided Cowl, designed by Lion Brand Intern Karin Cohen! Knit this beautiful statement cowl with Lion Brand Heartland! Pattern calls for 2 skeins of yarn and size 15 (10 mm) knitting needles.

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    Looking for something to knit? Don't miss our hottest patterns!

    » 9 of August’s Most Popular Patterns!

    Gina Michele: DIY knit cat ear hat (inspired by Eugenia Kim). Knit this cute cat ear hat with 1 skein of Lion Brand Homepsun and size 7 knitting needles! Perfect for Halloween or anytime!

    diy knit cat ear hat (inspired by eugenia kim)

    Learn to knit beautiful cables with these patterns and tutorials!

    » Tantalized By Beautiful Cables? Now You Can Learn To Knit Them.

    Sick of scarves? Intimidated by sweaters? There's a whole world of other handmade garments waiting for you... get inspired by 9 of our favorites!

    » Your New Fall Style: 9 Knit Alternatives to Scarves and Sweaters

    Effortlessly coordinate colors with new Lion's Pride Woolspun! This wool-blend yarn is already a fan favorite for its softness and bounce — you’ll love the new color additions.

    » Introducing 14 New Colors of Lion’s Pride Woolspun!