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Dear Friend,

Get inspired this January! We've added dozens of new patterns to our website in the last few weeks, so be sure to go to and click on "Patterns" to check out some of our latest additions.

Have you been wanting to try weaving? If so, be sure to sign up for our YarnPlay newsletter--our next issue comes out on Monday, and in it, we'll be sharing an amazing loom-woven project that's sure to inspire! Click here and add YarnPlay to your subscriptions.

With Warm Regards,
Your Friends at Lion Brand

In This Issue: 01/13/2012

5 Cozy Winter Hats: Make One in a Weekend!
Knit Hat and Scarf Set
Knit Fair Isle Hat Crochet Cozy Pom-Pom Hat
Knit Fair Isle Hat Crochet Cozy
Pom-Pom Hat
Knit Aran Hat Crochet Ripe Wheat Hat
Knit Hat and Scarf Set
Knit Aran Hat Crochet Ripe
Wheat Hat
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The Sartorialist Mittens by Michelle Edwards
Lelia and her mittens

She's a hard one to please, my youngest daughter Lelia. It's all about fashion and fit and a refined sense of style. She does love my handmade socks. But she's fussy about them, too. Color selection is critical, of course, and so is pattern, and even, stitch definition. Lelia can feel the purls on the sole of a too loosely knit stocking. I haven't made her a sweater in years. I try to consult with her before I begin a project. The times I haven't, well, I try not to think about them.

Lelia adores the "two-way dialogue about the world of fashion and its relationship to daily life" that fashion photographer Scott Schuman conducts on his blog, The Sartorialist...

Click here to continue reading this essay.

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4 Eye-Catching, Colorful Patterns Featuring Amazing
Knit Mitered Squares Afghan
Crochet Striped Ribs Scarf
Crochet Granny Square Throw Knit Rainbow Ridge Scarf
Knit Mitered
Squares Afghan
Crochet Striped
Ribs Scarf
Crochet Granny
Square Throw
Knit Rainbow
Ridge Scarf

An instant customer-favorite when we introduced it two years ago, Amazing makes warm accessories, garments, and afghans with stunning color changes that are sure to impress. Click here for over 80 patterns featuring this lovely yarn.

PLUS scroll down to find out how you can save over 25% on Amazing!

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Amazing Yarn: 2 Balls for $12

For a limited time! From now until January 27, get all 21 spectacular color-change shades for over 25% off.

Create unique and colorful projects with even the simplest stitch patterns when you use our popular Amazing yarn. Perfect for accessories, home decor, and even sweaters, this beautiful yarn is also easy-care: it's machine-washable and dryable!

Buy 2 balls of Amazing for $12!

Click here to shop

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Lola's Got Mail What's Happening on the Lion Brand Notebook Esquire Interviews Vanna White

Click if you love Lola!
Lola gets something good in the mail.

Click here to view the comic.

6 Tips on How to Learn to Knit or Crochet - Learn new skills or help someone learn with these resources!

Treat Yourself with 1 Skein Luxury Projects - Pair a beautiful pattern with a wonderful yarn for a fast-finish project this winter.

5 Great First Sweater Patterns for Adults - Jess highlights patterns that are perfect for your first adult sweater!

For more from our blog, click here.

Lion Brand spokesperson and our favorite crocheter Vanna White shares life lessons, fun stories, and interesting facts in an interview in Esquire magazine.

Click here to read this article online (and see Vanna crocheting in her dressing room!)

For more interviews with Vanna, visit our YouTube channel by clicking here.

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