Author - Gwen Bautista

November Blog Exclusive – Candy Cane Corner to Corner (C2C) Throw

The November Blog Exclusive is the easy and quick Christmas project to make.  The Candy Cane Throw uses the Corner to Corner Technique (C2C) to add rich textures and festive elements to your home decor or seasonal display.  This is an excellent throw for those who are new to the C2C technique.  Enjoy these simple color changes and easy stitches.

October Blog Exclusive – Sweet Treat Cowl – FREE PATTERN

We are so excited to release the Sweet Treat Cowl as our October Blog Exclusive pattern.  The Sweet Treat Cowl is a warm and stylish cowl designed to insulate you from the winter weather.  It's a quick project that you can crochet in one setting with just 20 rows of stitches.  We hope you enjoy the Sweet Treat Cowl as much as we enjoyed...

I Love Dk Yarn, and Other Light Weight Yarns

Today for I Love Yarn Week we celebrate Light Weight Yarns.  There is so much variety in our lightweight yarn selection.  We have recently added Amigurumi and Dishcloth to the Mary Maxim line of yarns.  Lightweight yarns are our favorites to design sweaters with.  Knitting with size 3 lightweight yarn typically gives the garment a better...

I love Yarn Week – Sweater Weather

We can't let I Love Yarn Week pass without featuring Mary Maxim Sweaters.  We are famous for our beautifully designed garments.  The Mary Maxim sweater has evolved from the Cowichan Style bulky knit sweater in the 1950's and 1960's to the modern and fashionable sweater kits that are available today.  Right now enjoy 25% off all sweater and...