Gwen Bautista

I was introduced to the fiber arts like many crafters by my great-grandmother. She was determined that if I ever needed to repair some socks or make myself a sweater then I would know how. Little did she know that it has led to a rather large yarn hoarding addiction and fascination with needles. As a life long crafter I am always learning new techniques and improving my skills.

Two Brothers Blankets

Michelle Ferguson of Two Brothers Blankets recently designed the Blushing Eyelets Tank with our Simply Natural Yarn.  Michelle is our #makertakeover of the week, so make sure to check out our Facebook and Instagram profiles today to join in the fun.  Enter the GIVEAWAY at the bottom of this post.

New Mary Maxim Items for Fall 2019

Our Fall Catalog has made its way into your homes and if you haven’t had the chance to take a look at the “happy mail” from Mary Maxim, here are 5 of our favorite new crafts to make from our Fall 2019 Catalog.  You’ll want to get a head start on these.  

How to work a Ripple Technique

The Ripple Technique is one that every skilled knitter and crocheter should know.  Use a ripple to show off the motion of your stitches.  In this post, you will learn how to work the Ripple Technique, and learn about ripple variations that really show off your creativity and style.  To follow along with this technique overview download the Ripples Galore pattern or purchase the kit from Mary Maxim

Fun Crafts for Kids

We celebrated Take Your Child to Work Day this week with some of our favorite people.  We teamed up with these exceptionally creative kids to bring you 4 of their favorite crafts from Mary Maxim.

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