How-To FAQ

I can't find a solution in this FAQ. How do I submit a support ticket?
There are many ways to submit a support ticket if you have a question, comment, or concern: Send an email to support@lionbrand.com. Click on the ...
Fri, Jun 23, 2017 at 12:19 PM
How to do I sign up for your site using an Android device (Chrome)?
You can log in or register from any page at lionbrand.com, including this one. Click on “Sign In” at the top right corner. Under “New Customers” cli...
Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 1:17 PM
How to Access Patterns from an Android device (Chrome)?
First, you will need to have a Lion Brand account and must be signed in to download patterns. You will need to find the pattern you need either by usi...
Thu, Apr 20, 2017 at 9:24 AM
How to Read the Label
1. First, it tells you the yarn is made by Lion Brand, a company that is famous for producing quality yarns since 1878. It's a name you can trust. ...
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 at 10:11 AM
How to substitute Lion yarn for a non-Lion yarns
The gauge of your pattern determines which weight of yarn you should select. You can use any yarn that has a suggested gauge equal to the gauge of your pa...
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 at 10:13 AM
How do I keep yarn from unraveling when I use it for fringe?
Almost all yarn will unravel somewhat when cut at the end for fringe. Some people think this adds to the beauty of the fringe; however, if you would like ...
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 at 10:14 AM
Homespun bunches up when I work with it. Why is that and what can I do to stop it?
The softness in Homespun is achieved by a loose spinning process. Because of this loose spinning, bunching will sometimes occur--more often in knitting th...
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 at 10:15 AM
I made a project with a chenille yarn and now I have loose loops all over. What happened?
Chenille yarns have a tendency to "worm" their way out of stitches because of the way the yarn is constructed. It happens less frequently with c...
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 at 10:15 AM
How to Blanket Stitch
Working from left to right, bring large-eyed blunt needle from back to front. Bring needle around and insert from front to back, catching yarn to for...
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 at 10:17 AM
How to French Knot
Thread needle. Stitch up straight through to right side. With RS facing you, wrap thread around needle twice. Stitch down into...
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 at 10:19 AM