Welcome To Our Mary Maxim US Blog

Our Top Categories

Crochet

Click Here

Exclusive Crafts

Click Here

Plastic Canvas

Click Here

Free Patterns

Click Here

Tutorials

Click Here

Our Most Recent Blog Posts

5 Reasons to Craft with Wool
Gwen Bautista

5 Reasons to Craft with Wool

However, there are still some fantastic reasons to reach for wool or wool blends when choosing your yarn. Take a look at this list of 5 Reasons to work with Wool.

Read More »
Spring Easter Knit Pillow
Gwen Bautista

Knit Easter Pillow – April KAL – Week 3

That is why I like small projects that I can finish quickly. You get almost instant gratification. But, there is also something to be said for projects that you can leave on the backburner for a little while. Patterns with just enough challenge to keep it interesting, but not so much that it requires complete focus are my preference.

Read More »
Spring Easter Knit Pillow
Gwen Bautista

Knit Easter Pillow – April KAL Week 2

Welcome back to week 2 of the Easter Comfort Cushion KAL! I promised that this week would be a little more challenging and hopefully enjoyable. We will be completing the first half of the front panel.

Read More »
Spring Easter Knit Pillow
Gwen Bautista

Spring Easter Pillow – April Knit Along 2021

There is nothing quite like April. It is a fun month where everybody ends their hibernation. We play fun pranks on each other on the first of the month and later in the month we focus on caring for the Earth which sustains us. No matter what you like to do in April, this month means that we are firmly in spring.

Read More »
Pearl Rivers Crochet Summer Shawl Featured Image
Gwen Bautista

Spring Shawl – March CAL

I have loved hearing from all of you and am so excited to share the next part of the Pearl River Shawl. If you haven’t completed Week 1 of this month’s CAL make sure to check out the Spring Crochet Shawl post to get started. Be sure to tag us in your progress photos.

Read More »
Pearl Rivers Crochet Summer Shawl Featured Image
Gwen Bautista

Free Summer Crochet Shawl Pattern

I knew I wanted to design a shawl that resembled a free-flowing river. I love the idea of a river having spontaneity; it can change its course at any time, and it can shrink or swell on its own. Once I figured out the design, it was time to find yarn to match the flowy, light design I was trying to recreate.

Read More »