Yarn Pooling; as the name implies, is the intentional pooling of colors in variegated yarn using a technique to create argyle patterns in your project. Marly Bird has taken this concept to a whole new level so you too, can enjoy the benefits of working this technique with style, precision, and success! Did I mention daily give-aways and more!
Marly Bird is the national spokesperson for Red Heart Yarns, hosts the YarnThing podcast and has had designs published in numerous Leisure Arts books. She also has a successful YouTube channel where she teaches both knitting and crochet. And now, she’s creator and designer for Yarn Pooling Made Easy!
In Yarn Pooling Made Easy by Marly Bird, published through Leisure Arts; you’ll find eye-catching argyle patterns that take the crochet world by storm! A pioneer in discovering the secrets of planned color pooling for crochet, Mary Bird has written this simple guide book for using the technique in scarves, a poncho, and other easy projects.
Yarn Pooling Made Easy boasts 10 easy projects that are not only eye-catching, but projects everyone loves! From scarves and accessories to a car seat cover, there’s a sampling of projects to get you started on your yarn pooling adventure.
I experimented a bit with this technique and find it utterly amazing. It’s addicting and I can’t wait to get one of the specified Red Heart yarns recommended for my next yarn pooling project!
Give-aways & Blog Tour Schedule!
Marly will be having daily giveaways during this tour
for more than just the book! Follow along on her YouTube channel!
Be sure to follow the Full Blog Tour; here’s the schedule and don’t forget to scroll down to know how to enter my contest for winning a free booklet!
- Calleigh’s Clips & Crochet Creations
September 5, 2017
September 6, 2017
- The Stitchin’ Mommy
September 7, 2017
- Crochet Memories Blog –> (me!)
September 8, 2017
- Pattern Paradise
September 11, 2017
- 5 Little Monsters
September 12, 2017
September 13, 2017
- Same DiNamics Crochet
September 14, 2017
- Nicki’s Homemade Crafts
September 15, 2017
- Looping with Love
September 18, 2017
- The Underground Crafter
September 19, 2017
My Give-away & How to Enter!
Would you like a chance to win a free copy of this beautiful and elegant crochet booklet?
Simply leave a comment below and why you’d like to learn or crochet using the yarn pooling technique!
Open to US residents only. Ends on September 17th at 11:59 P.M. PST (west coast time). Winner will be announced Sept 18, 2017. Good luck to all!
This drawing is now closed.
The winner’s name is: Mary Alice Helgesen!
A big thank you to Marly Bird and Leisure Arts for providing a copy of this wonderful book for me to review. This post contains affiliate links which I may be compensated for when you make a purchase. All opinions are mine.