Last Updated on October 15, 2018 by Gwen Bautista
Fiber Artists are celebrating the love for their craft and the yarn that makes it possible all week long. Make sure to check back every day all week long and enter our special giveaway. We are also hosting free patterns, product reviews, and free downloads during I Love Yarn Week.
We’ve teamed up with New York Times Best Selling Author Penny Reid for an amazing giveaway. Penny Reid writes smart romances with dynamic characters featuring incredible women. Make sure to check out her series Knitting In the City. The giveaway includes a signed copy of the first book in the series, Neanderthal Seeks Human, and a signed copy of Neanderthal Seeks Extra Yarns which is a compilation of extra scenes and bonus content from all the Knitting in the City Series. We are also giving away a $25 credit to either www.marymaxim.com or www.marymaxim.ca. This incredible giveaway is valued at over $50
I Love Starlette
Today we are celebrating one of our favorite yarns Mary Maxim Starlette. Starlette is a premium acrylic yarn that is a dream to design with. Each ball of Starlette has 180 yards of soft worsted weight yarn and comes in 44 different colors.
Starlette has been a cornerstone of our yarn line for over 50 years. We are so excited to bring you these limited time only free downloads. These patterns are available only until Monday, October 22nd, after you will only be able to purchase them in Mary Maxim’s pattern library. There are over 4,000 patterns in the Mary Maxim pattern library to choose from, there are so many wonderful designs in our extensive pattern archive.
Rippled Fan Throw
The Rippled Fan Throw is crocheted with a US sized H-8 (5 mm) hook. This beautiful afghan when finished is 48″ x 60″ in size. The textures in this stunning afghan add such a fun twist to the traditional ripple.
Triangular Shawl Pattern
The Triangular Shawl Pattern is a beautiful shawl knitted in the garter stitch. This shawl is knitted with 32″ (80 cm) circular needles, Size 8 (5 mm) and the shawl when finished is 66″ wide and 36″ long.
Don’t forget to follow us on Social Media for Give-A-Ways, Make-Alongs, and Exclusive content. Coming Soon to the blog is our October Blog Exclusive Pattern. We are also featuring some amazing collaborations with talented makers such as Part 2 of our Rustic Pumpkin Kit Review by Life and Yarn, and The Alice Earwarmer Set by Teagan and Lu featuring our Woodlands Yarn.