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 …
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 Poncho Kits on www.marymaxim.com and on www.marymaxim.ca
We are putting the finishing touches on our October Blog Exclusive. Candy Corn was our inspiration for this triangle cowl. We hope you’ve enjoyed our cowl designs recently, we are working on other items for November. The Sweet Treat Cowl is an Intermediate crochet pattern that features a variety of stitches and some beautiful puff textures.
The crisp air leads to guilty pleasures. There is something special that happens when you cozy up on a cool fall day with a cup of coffee or tea, a hand-knit sweater, and a good book. Sometimes we knitters and crocheters may even feel a little guilty for enjoying the same cold weather that forces our loved ones to wear their handmade hats and gloves as they venture outdoors. This week on our blog we are featuring: It’s Sweater Weather -Top 5 Mary Maxim Sweaters.
Skye Yarn is one of our most popular yarns this fall. It’s a noticeably heavy yarn that is surprisingly easy to work with once you get going. The textures crafted with this 100% acrylic super bulky roving yarn are amazing. It’s perfect for weighted blankets and warm chunky scarfs. One of the first …
Fall will officially be here in 3 days. It has been said that October is to photographers as what April is to Accountants. In October, the air is crisp and the scenery sparks with the fiery colors of autumn. One of our favorite fall home decor items is this Classic Rustic Pumpkin set available on www.marymaxim.com.
Introducing The Ragg ‘D Anne Cowl. Thank you to everyone who participated in our naming contest on Instagram. We had well over 300 entries and so many great name suggestions. The winner receives their choice of Starlette Ragg yarn to make the cowl, make sure to stop by our Instagram Post to see who won.