Category - Intermediate

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...

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...

Share Your Sparkle, Join our Summer Crochet Along

The countdown to our Summer Crochet Along has begun. Our Summer Crochet Along will start June 9th (International Craft in Public Day), and we’ll be out and about to crochet our Uptown Diamonds Wrap kit. This week we are kicking off the fun with our first competition where one person will win the Uptown Diamonds Wrap kit and a skein of Starlette...

Free Pet Crochet Patterns for the Winter

Handmade Project for your Pets Our dogs and cats come in all shapes and sizes.  Store brand sweaters, cowls, and jackets are often ill-fitted and pill quickly, why not craft your own?  This year pamper your pooch with these PAW-sitively perfect pet cowls.  We are featuring 3 coordinating and fully customizable pet cowls.  They are perfect...