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January 16, 2009

In this issue:

  • We introduce the new LB Collection: luxury fibers at affordable prices. See the yarns and patterns below!

  • Knit & crochet with school colors from BK4K -- it's the perfect season for sports-team colors and great winter accessories.

  • Come visit us at Knit-Out & Crochet 2009 at the Mall of America -- get a chance to see Lion Brand yarns and colors in person, enter our raffles, and enjoy the fashion
    shows, workshops, and more!

  • Lola in the New Year -- It's the first Lola of 2009! Find out what our favorite yarn maven's resolutions are!

  • Kit Sale: Crochet Glitterspun Beret

  • Trim of the Week: Crochet Interlaced Edge
Cable Luxe Tunic Knit-Along -- visit the Lion Brand Notebook for more tips on this great group project and for more, from stories to pattern ideas to projects by customers like you!

Have a great weekend!
With Warmest Regards,
Lion Brand Yarn

YarnCraftFind out about the best new cozy winter projects to start this season. Listen to YarnCraft's newest episode for great ideas, inspiration, and a great knitting/crochet companion. If you haven't heard our 30-minute radio-style show, try something new in the new year! Visit for more!

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The LB Collection of Fine Fibers
Discover luxury fibers at affordable prices

LB Collection Cotton Bamboo
LB Collection Cashmere Meet the LB Collection:
our new collection
specialty yarns,
produced in

limited quantities.

100% Italian Cashmere
to naturally pure
Organic Wool
and easy-care 100%
Superwash Merino,
these yarns are
sure to please.

Treat yourself and
your loved ones
to wonderful yarns
at prices that
you can afford.

Exclusively available
the Lion Design
and the
Lion Brand Yarn Studio.
LB Collection Cotton Bamboo LB Collection Cashmere
Crochet Serene Shell Knit Lacy Luxe Cowl
Crochet Serene Shell Knit Lacy Luxe Cowl
LB Collection Superwash Merino LB Collection Wool Stainless Steel LB Collection Organic Wool
LB Collection Superwash Merino LB Collection Stainless Steel LB Collection Organic Wool
Crochet Spring Ripple Baby Throw Dusty Night Scarf Knit Classic Cables Scarf
Crochet Spring
Ripple Baby Throw
Knit Dusty Night Scarf Knit Classic Cables Scarf

Craft with School Colors
Knit & crochet to show off your sports team spirit

Sports seasons are in full swing! With the Superbowl just a few weeks away, now is the time for team spirit yarncrafting! A quick striped hat or pair of striped wristers will help you cheer for your team in style. Not sure which yarn to use for your team's colors? Use this helpful chart from the School Colors issue of BK4K for the most common team colors:

Red Wool-Ease Ranch Red (620-102)
Maroon Wool-Ease Burgundy (620-197)
Orange Vanna's Choice Terracotta (860-134)
Gold Lion Wool Goldenrod (820-187)
Green Vanna's Choice Kelly Green (860-172)
Royal Blue Vanna's Choice Sapphire (860-107)
Purple/Violet Cotton-Ease Plum (830-145)
Black Wool-Ease Black (620-153)
White Vanna's Choice White (860-100)
Brown Wool-Ease Cocoa (620-129)
School Colors Scarf
School Colors
Scarf & Hat Patterns

Want more great ideas? Click here to sign up for BK4K -- our monthly newsletter for kids and the people who craft with them -- for easy patterns, craft projects, and tutorials!

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Knit-Out & Crochet 2009
This year's Knit-Out & Crochet event at the Mall of America will feature all your favorite knit & crochet designers, celebs like bestselling author Debbie Macomber, workshops, fashion shows, and so much more! Stop by the Lion Brand booth to check out all of our newest yarns and patterns, take a picture with the Lion, and to get a special gift! You might even meet the ladies of YarnCraft!

Click here for more on the event.

Lola in the New Year

Kit Sale of the Week: 50% Off!
Crochet Glitterspun Beret

Kit Sale of the Week: Glitterspun Beret

Stylish and sweet, this lacy beret is a great accessory to bring sparkle to your outfit.

Our kit includes 2 balls of Glitterspun in #990-135 Bronze as well as the pattern for this item in Small, Medium, and Large. Hook and other tools not included.

Click here to order kit

Trim of the Week

Crochet Trim: Interlaced Edge
Crochet Trim: Interlaced Edge

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