Who’s ready to celebrate I Love Yarn Day? On October 11th, crocheters, knitters and crafters in general are encouraged to share their love of yarn with the world. You can do this on social media, in a blog post or even in real life (take your yarn to work or host a crafting party). For even more fun ways to celebrate I Love Yarn Day, head over to the Craft Yarn Council’s website.
You don’t have to wait until October 11th to celebrate your love for yarn. Today, we’re sharing some of our favorite patterns and some brand new eBooks that feature awesome yarn projects. Start planning your project today so you can sit down and enjoy yourself on the 11th.
Free Knitting Patterns You’ll Love:
Easy Lace Shawl: With just three skeins of yarn and a pair of knitting needles, you can create your own version of this warm and toasty scarf. This is a quick and easy pattern that beginners can enjoy just as much as more advanced knitters. The understated design makes it ideal for any outfit. Throw one on before you head out into the cold this winter – you’ll never regret it!
Positively Red Hat: Keep your ears warm this winter with this cute and whimsical hat. The loose fit makes it idea for everyone from kids to adults. Stripes on the hat make it extra fun – it’s sure to help you stand out during the cold and gray winter months. Pull this handmade hat out whenever you need an extra pop of color.
Free Crochet Patterns You Have to Check Out:
Easy Patio Pillows: Update your space with a few handmade pillows. You can make these pillows for patio chairs but they can also be displayed on a couch or recliner. This project is simple enough for beginning crocheters, so be sure to check out the pattern and give it a try. Use soft yarn and create your own unique design – you’ll love relaxing with your crochet creation.
Garden Party Hat: Add a touch of fun to your next outfit with this crochet hat pattern. You can wear one to a garden party or just to the supermarket – it’s completely up to you. The feminine design and delicate flower detail make this the perfect hat for spring. Start working on one now so you can simply pull it out and throw it on when the time comes.
Free Yarn Craft eBooks – Hot Off the Presses!
Welcome to Our Home: Knit and Crochet Ideas from Red Heart: Your home decor is about to get a major face-lift! Get inspired by the free crochet patterns and knitting ideas featured in this brand new eBook. Turn your home into a cozy, comfortable retreat with this delightful patterns.
17 Easy Crafts With Yarn: Make Accessories, Decor and More with Lion Brand Imagine Yarn: No hook? No needles? No problem! For many of the projects in this eBook, all you need is a simple hank of Lion Brand Imagine Yarn. These quick and easy patterns are perfect for winter. There are even yarn crafts that you can make and give as gifts.