Author - Gwen Bautista

How To Gauge for Team Spirit Challenge Crochet Along

Assess the pattern Starting a new project without properly gauging can be a disaster. It is very easy to do, especially when that item is a wearable. Don’t forget to ask yourself some common clothing questions that you may want to be thinking about. Will it fit?  Does it wear properly? Is one sleeve longer than the other?  With gauging...

Scrub-It Seasonal Accents

Scrub-It Sale! Scrub-It yarn is on sale at www.marymaxim.com for $1.99 plus free shipping on orders over $45.00 until August 14th, 2017.  We thought we’d repost this excellent blog post on Scrub-It from October 2016.  There are some wonderful seasonal patterns in this article.  Scrub-It yarn projects make great “stocking...

Maximum Value Yarn Review

Introducing Maximum Value Yarn   When conducting the Maximum Value Yarn Review, the first thing we noticed about Maximum Value Yarn is the weight of the skein. This skein is 450 yards of 100% Acrylic yarn, which measures to a weight of 8 ounces or 1/2 pound of yarn per skein. We had the pleasure of sitting down and talking with our own...