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November Blog Exclusive Sneak Peek

We are carrying on our Sweet Treat theme for this month’s Blog Exclusive with a festive candy cane Corner to Corner lap-ghan pattern.  The Corner to Corner or (c2c) technique to crocheting your afghan adds wonderful texture to your afghan or throw.

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 Poncho Kits on www.marymaxim.com and on www.marymaxim.ca

October Blog Exclusive Preview – Free Pattern

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.

It’s Sweater Weather – Top 5 Mary Maxim Sweaters

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.

The Ragg ‘D Anne Beanie – FREE PATTERN

FREE PATTERN- The Ragg ‘D Anne Beanie is now available as a Free Pattern Download.  You can find the matching Ragg ‘D Anne Triangle Cowl on our blog as well to craft yourself the perfect fall Accessories for your cool-weather adventures.

Rustic Pumpkins Review – Life and Yarn

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.

The Ragg ‘D Anne Cowl

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. 

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