Author - Heather Mango

New Exclusive Kit – Mermaid Tail Throw

As we get ready for a new catalog to hit homes, staff members here at Mary Maxim get to take a look at the patterns and kits as they develop. One new kit in particular has made quite a “splash”. The Mermaid Tail Throw is a fun and whimsical kit that speaks to the child in all of us. Great for all ages, the kit comes with all the yarn...

Mary Maxim Prism Yarn

Mary Maxim Prism is a favorite yarn here at Mary Maxim, and for good reason; the 12 colors are amazing and the feel and texture is unlike our other yarns. Prism is hand dipped, which gives it it’s extra vibrant color. Prism is a DK/ sport weight yarn that is spun loosely to give the feel of a hand spun yarn and creates thick and thin areas...

Ask Mary All Your Questions!

We are thrilled to launch #askmary to help solve all your crafting questions! Comment below with any burning questions you may have and we will tackle them through a tutorial on the blog or through a live feed on Facebook or Periscope.  Do you have a Mary Maxim pattern or kit specific question you need guidance with? We have free expert project...

Welcome to Our New blog!

We are so excited to welcome you to our new Mary Maxim blog! Mary Maxim has been making their mark on the crafting community since 1954. We have tons in store for you, so keep watching here for: – how to videos and tutorials – early looks at new products – interviews with designers – behind the scenes at Mary Maxim –...

Organize your yarn with these handy tools

We would like to protect our yarn from our home elements of animal hair, our own hair, dust, and whatever else might be floating around our houses. Proper yarn storage will help with this, and also help you keep your yarn and projects organized. You can use grocery bags, plastic zip top bags, reusable food storage containers, storage totes, and...

Cable Without a Cable Needle

Cables are one of the techniques in knitting that really elevate the look of your projects; people can’t help but admire the “magic” that you made with your very own hands. Cabling is actually quite a bit easier than it looks, but it can be even easier if you throw caution to the wind and try cabling WITHOUT your cable needle. It takes a...