November Blog Exclusive – Candy Cane Corner to Corner (C2C) Throw

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 color changes and easy stitches.

10 Must-Make Holiday Crafts

The air is brisk and frosty, the carols are playing in the grocery store aisles and the glowing silhouettes of trees are lighting up each window in the neighborhood. The holiday season is back in full swing, and you’re ready to show your holiday spirit in any way you can. When it comes to spreading good cheer, there’s no better way to...

Treat Yourself to a Crafting Splurge

Today is the LAST DAY to take advantage of this amazing coupon.  Sometimes a great coupon hits your mailbox that you just have to use on a splurge-worthy item.  Below are 10 amazing must have craft items that you'll definitely want to use this coupon for!  Use the code THIRTYONE at checkout, not valid on club memberships or gift cards.  Never...

October Blog Exclusive – Sweet Treat Cowl – FREE PATTERN

We are so excited to release the Sweet Treat Cowl as our October Blog Exclusive pattern.  The Sweet Treat Cowl is a warm and stylish cowl designed to insulate you from the winter weather.  It's a quick project that you can crochet in one setting with just 20 rows of stitches.  We hope you enjoy the Sweet Treat Cowl as much as we enjoyed...

I Love Dk Yarn, and Other Light Weight Yarns

Today for I Love Yarn Week we celebrate Light Weight Yarns.  There is so much variety in our lightweight yarn selection.  We have recently added Amigurumi and Dishcloth to the Mary Maxim line of yarns.  Lightweight yarns are our favorites to design sweaters with.  Knitting with size 3 lightweight yarn typically gives the garment a better...

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...