There is a new Mary Maxim Yarn just in time for fall that I am very excited to share with you today. Mary Maxim Starlette Chunky is a super bulky size 6 yarn that will be your next go-to yarn for quick knit, and crochet projects, and a great yarn for big projects are that designed to make big impacts with stitches that really stand out. If you are a fiber artist who loves a good super bulky yarn, Starlette Chunky is the Mary Maxim yarn for you.
We love yarn. It is really that simple. Yarn is our favorite crafting material no matter if we are knitting, crocheting, working on a plastic canvas craft or doing some rug hooking. We, as fiber artists, love yarn. There are so many variables in yarn, particularly variables in yarn weights that having a yarn guide handy is a wonderful tool when shopping and planning for projects. Download and keep it in your Yarn Organizer, Knit Organizer and Crochet Organizer so you can keep all of that pertinent information at your fingertips.
Hi Makers! It’s Claire Goodale from the crochet blog E’Claire Makery (www.eclairemakery.com), and I’m so excited to get to take over the Mary Maxim blog and social media today. Getting to work with Mary Maxim has been one of my favorite collaborations that I’ve worked with in my crochet business, and I absolutely love working …
The Corner to Corner technique, although very trendy, is a technique that has been around for ages. Crocheted items worked in the corner to corner technique are often sought after for their beautiful textures and their beautiful simplicity. This series teaches how to crochet C2C or the Corner to Corner technique. As we proceed with …
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 stitch definition and doesn’t add any bulk to the silhouette.
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 Poncho Kits on www.marymaxim.com and on www.marymaxim.ca
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 gloves as they venture outdoors. This week on our blog we are featuring: It’s Sweater Weather -Top 5 Mary Maxim Sweaters.