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Dear Friend,

Beat the winter cold with warm accessories. Click here for our Pattern Finder and browse patterns by type, like hats, scarves, slippers, mittens, and more.

LAST CHANCE! Get a FREE 35-page Lola comic book with your order of $40 or more! Just enter the code lola2012 into the coupon box at checkout. Offer ends January 31st.

With Warm Regards,
Your Friends at Lion Brand

In This Issue: 01/27/2012

5 Pink Projects Perfect for Valentine's Day
Fast & Easy Projects For Someone Special
Crochet Glitter Heart Pillow
Crochet Pink Ruffle Scarf Knit All Dressed Up Dress
Crochet Pink Ruffle Scarf
shown on Vanna White
Knit All Dressed
Up Dress
Knit Duplicate Stitch Wee Socks Knit Lace Shawl
Crochet Glitter Heart Pillow
Knit Duplicate Stitch
Wee Socks
Knit Lace Shawl
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How to Turn a Rectangle Into a Shrug
Knit Golden Honey Shrug

In this blog post from the Lion Brand Notebook, Weekly Stitch editor Zontee Hou shares tips on making a basic shrug.

If you've mastered scarves, shawls, and other rectangular objects, you may be thinking about what else you can make. Or perhaps you want to make a garment, but you like instant gratification and don't want to think about sleeve shaping, buttonholes, etc. Luckily for you, we have a lot of basic shrug projects on LionBrand.com that are just rectangles seamed up to create "sleeves." These shrugs come in all shapes and sizes, so be sure to browse through all of our various patterns to find the one that's right for you...

Click here to continue reading this blog post. Scroll down for more blog posts from the Lion Brand Notebook.

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Discover an LB Collection Yarn: Pure Wool
Knit Cables and Lace Hat

With a focus on high quality, natural fibers, the LB Collection is a line of our favorite classic and unique yarns. Available exclusively through Lion Brand, this collection allows you to try luxurious yarns, made in small batches, at affordable prices.
Knit Mitered Squares AfghanLB Collection Pure Wool was designed with the purist in mind. Spun in the USA, this 100% undyed wool from American-raised sheep is perfect for classic aran sweaters, felting, hand-dyeing, and more.

Click here to shop

Knit Cables and Lace Hat
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Handmade Hook & Needle Cases Now 20% Off
Shawl Pins

Treat your hooks and needles with care! We've worked with CrippenWorks to bring you 3 different sizes of hook and needle rolls in 2 different fabrics, giving you different options for storing your tools. These beautiful handmade cases each feature a unique vintage button for the closure, meaning no two are alike!
A wonderful gift for the yarncrafter in your life, each is handcrafted in the USA.

Get 20% off for a limited time!

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Sledding with Lola What's Happening on the Lion Brand Notebook Customer Tip of the Week

Click if you love Lola!
Lola hits the slopes with her family.

Click here to view the comic.

And the 2012 Color of the Year Is...Tangerine Tango! - Brandyce highlights yarn shades that fit with Pantone's color of the year.

Introducing Pinterest, a Great Resource for Crafters - Jess showcases a new website that we're excited about.

6 DIY Crochet Hook & Knitting Needle Organizers - Keep your tools neat with 6 pattern recommendations from Zontee.

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To keep track of what size hook you need for a project, use alphabet beads and a safety pin. Put the letter that corresponds with your hook on the pin and attach it to your project.

- Jean C.

Editor's tip: Check the size of your hooks and needles with a needle gauge. Click here for our wonderful wooden version.

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