Today Is Make a Difference Monday...
Today I'd like to introduce you to another great charity dedicated to helping the littlest victims of the tornadoes that ravaged parts of our nation this spring, especially Tuscaloosa, Alabama. We encourage you to read today's Featured Article for more information about this charity, called Anam Cara.
Anam Cara is collecting hats and booties to distribute to babies and children. In addition to distributing comforting and warming knitted and crocheted gifts, they also accept donations of yarn and pre-paid shipping boxes. Take a look at our Featured Article and consider how you might be able to help this great charity!
Today's Featured Article:
Anam Cara Knits for the Smallest Tornado Victims
Make life a little better for infant tornado victims with Anam Cara knitting
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Today's Featured Website:
Bernat Yarns is one of the nation's top sources for inexpensive, snuggly soft yarns. Their website, in turn, is a wonderful resource for knitters and crocheters of all skill levels. This website not only displays the full catalog of Bernat Yarns -- including their discontinued yarns, for which they invite you to click on a logo to find a suitable substitute -- but also a large collection of pattern books for sale and free patterns.
They have many resources available for all skill levels, from tutorials on learning to knit or crochet to finishing tutorials and a gallery of stitch patterns. Many Bernat Yarns are wonderful for baby knits for charity or gifts. Become a Bernat member and you can save favorites to your own personal profile and subscribe to their free e-newsletter as well!
Today's Featured Product:
Baby Knits: 20 Handknit Designs for Babies 0--24 Months by Lois Daykin
This beautifully photographed book is filled with adorable designs for babies that make great gifts as well as great projects for charity knitting. Projects are available for all skill levels; beginners can start with the simplest patterns and work their way up. All of the patterns are so cute you'll want to knit every last one!
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