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Dear Friend,

Get FREE SHIPPING on orders of $35+ through Feb. 18! It's the perfect opportunity to splurge on a project for that special event.

In fact, in this issue, we share patterns celebrating new babies, Valentine's Day, the Lunar New Year, and even the Westminster Dog Show! Find more pattern inspirations for just about every occasion at LionBrand.com.

With Warm Regards,
Your Friends at Lion Brand

In This Issue: February 8, 2013

Baby Love: 6 Keepsake Patterns for Your Baby

Franklin Habit: Inheritance

My Valentine: 3 Last-Minute Gifts

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YarnCraft Explores Top Trends for 2013

Exclusive: Sheepdog Pattern; New on the Blog

Baby Love: 6 Keepsake Patterns for Baby
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Knit Baby Tree of Life
                                          Throw
Knit Baby Tree of Life Throw
in Pound of Love
Knit Multicolor
                                                  Baby Throw
Knit Multicolor Baby Throw
in Baby Wool
Crochet Spring Ripple
                                          Baby Throw
Crochet Spring Ripple Baby Throw
in LB Collection Superwash Merino
Crochet Baby Christening
                                          Set
Crochet Baby Christening Set
in Babysoft
Knit Lavish Booties
Knit Lavish Booties
in LB Collection Cashmere
Crochet Cheerful Squares
                                          Baby Throw

Crochet Cheerful Squares Baby Throw
in LB Collection Cotton Bamboo
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Franklin Habit: Inheritance
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Artwork by Franklin
                                          Habit

Popular writer/illustrator/knitter Franklin Habit joins us for his monthly column combining humor with the unique point of view only a yarncrafter possesses.

At odd moments throughout her otherwise pleasant life, my mother has been confronted by the sight of me, her only son, with my pants on backwards; with my fingers stuck together by glue; trapped in the bathroom by an aggressive cat; frantically hunting for a pair of glasses I was holding in one hand; and standing sheepishly under a dripping splotch of tomato soup that had spoiled the pristine white of a newly-painted kitchen ceiling.

Every time, she has turned to my father and issued the same official statement: "He gets this from your side."

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My Valentine: 3 Last-Minute Gifts to Knit or Crochet Send to a Friend Share on Facebook Tweet this
Knit Valentine Pouch
Knit Valentine Pouch
in Vanna's Choice and Vanna's Choice Baby
Crochet Flower Hair
                                          Accessories
Crochet Flower Hair Accessories
in Vanna's Choice Baby
Knit Sockies
Knit Sockies (Slipper Socks)
in Tweed Stripes
There's still time to whip up a quick gift or favor in time for Valentine's Day! Find pattern
inspiration and the perfect yarns from Lion Brand.
Click here for more Valentine patterns.
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YarnCraft Explores What's Hot: Trends for 2013
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YarnCraft
Want to know the best ways to incorporate the latest trends into your knitting & crochet projects?  Join us for this episode of YarnCraft, in which Zontee and Michelle cover what's hot. Learn why it might be time to take up crochet and which colors will be must-haves this season.
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Knit a Sheepdog This Weekend!

Stitches West

Just in time for the Westminster Dog Show, we're delighted to offer this free sheepdog pattern from the new book, Knitted Farm Animals by Sarah Keen.

Make this sweet guy in Vanna's Choice or Wool-Ease, for an easy-care toy that's sure to be loved. Click here to see the pattern.

New on Our Blog

Knit Geaux Tigers Hat

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