Instructables: exploring - living - yarn - yarn - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:48:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 Minion Hat W/ a Mouth That Zips http://www.instructables.com/id/Minion-Hat-W-a-Mouth-That-Zips/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 19:54:37 PDT
Knitting Lessons: The Purl Stitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Knitting-Lessons-The-Purl-Stitch/
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Sun, 5 Dec 2010 18:33:24 PST
Crochet stellated octahedron http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-stellated-octahedron/
Crochet stellated octahedron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/WBR0/HXDJJ2NU/FJVWBR0HXDJJ2NU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/WBR0/HXDJJ2NU/FJVWBR0HXDJJ2NU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/WBR0/HXDJJ2NU/FJVWBR0HXDJJ2NU.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I first discovered the stellated octahedron shape when I was just randomly connecting modules from origami cubes. I turned this shape into these small pendants. After doing this, I kept folding stellated octahedrons, simply because I loved the shape of it. It came back again in my picture puzzle st...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:22:11 PDT
Grass Rug http://www.instructables.com/id/Grass-Rug/
Grass Rug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/XXNL/HWQN2D68/FXRXXNLHWQN2D68.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/XXNL/HWQN2D68/FXRXXNLHWQN2D68.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/XXNL/HWQN2D68/FXRXXNLHWQN2D68.SMALL.jpg amalkhan Because sometimes going outside and standing in grass is too much of an effort, make you own patch-o'-faux-grass rug that you can stand on right in your own living room! No watering, trimming, or shagging; its the best of both worlds! See how I crochet this awesome little patch! Note: Absolutely no ...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 09:52:10 PDT
VHS Cassette Yarn Dispenser! http://www.instructables.com/id/VHS-Cassette-Yarn-Dispenser/
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Fri, 10 Aug 2012 14:51:02 PDT
Spinning attachment for a treadle sewing cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-attachment-for-a-treadle-sewing-cabinet/
Spinning attachment for a treadle sewing cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/63KV/HUHFQ4DW/FLO63KVHUHFQ4DW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/63KV/HUHFQ4DW/FLO63KVHUHFQ4DW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/63KV/HUHFQ4DW/FLO63KVHUHFQ4DW.SMALL.jpg chinkypin Anyone who knits knows that good yarn ain't cheap. You can spin your own yarn, but buying a spinning wheel will cost you more than all the yarn in the world!  On the other hand, Goodwill stores are full of high-quality sweaters for a very reasonable price, the only hitch is that the yarn from those ...
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 15:56:40 PDT
Crochet Espeon http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Espion/
Crochet Espeon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/9VO3/HU5THC2N/F5A9VO3HU5THC2N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/9VO3/HU5THC2N/F5A9VO3HU5THC2N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/9VO3/HU5THC2N/F5A9VO3HU5THC2N.SMALL.jpg Little Dragon and Company An Espeon I have been working on for a while. The ends of the tail are pose-able. This is, hands down, the best amigurumi I have made to date, and I am quite pleased with it. Needed Materials and Other Notes Needed Materials:   two skeins of pale purple yarn (I used ) a size f (3.7...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:37:05 PDT
Duct Tape Yarn Swift http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Yarn-Swift/
Duct Tape Yarn Swift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/I2K0/FD80BQ2E/FKYI2K0FD80BQ2E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/I2K0/FD80BQ2E/FKYI2K0FD80BQ2E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/I2K0/FD80BQ2E/FKYI2K0FD80BQ2E.SMALL.jpg sideways This is an easy to make yarn swift; no measuring, cutting or gluing needed. The only tool needed is pliers. It took me 15 minutes to put together. The materials (coat hangers, duct tape and lazy susan) are things that many of us already have, or can be borrowed or purchased very cheap. The total cos...
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Fri, 29 Feb 2008 10:20:29 PST
Crocheted Hot Air Balloon Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Hot-Air-Balloon-Mobile/
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Wed, 23 Feb 2011 17:30:37 PST
Bearded Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Bearded-Hat/
Bearded Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/KI9M/HSL29ACG/FJOKI9MHSL29ACG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/KI9M/HSL29ACG/FJOKI9MHSL29ACG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/KI9M/HSL29ACG/FJOKI9MHSL29ACG.SMALL.jpg lakej Winter may be coming to an end, but that doesn't mean the cold is.  This hat is a perfect idea for either men who have already shaved their beard they accumulated during the winter months and feel like they need a replacement, a funny gift for a friend,  or a hat for those cold spring days without h...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 21:37:12 PDT
No-Knit Scarf (Super Fast! Super Easy!) http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Knit-Scarf-Super-Fast-Super-Easy/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2009 13:32:00 PST
Magic Circle Cast On http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Circle-Cast-On/
Magic Circle Cast On - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/DLHW/HS0CZT7K/FYMDLHWHS0CZT7K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/DLHW/HS0CZT7K/FYMDLHWHS0CZT7K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/DLHW/HS0CZT7K/FYMDLHWHS0CZT7K.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Easy and simple step-by-step instructions to walk you through the Magic Circle Cast On and get you knitting your project in no time.  The Magic Circle Cast On, which is also known as "Emily Ocker's Cast On", is an easy way to start a piece of circular knitting from the center of the circle. It's re...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 17:17:27 PST
How To Make A Simple And Fast Yarn Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Simple-And-Fast-Yarn-Ball/
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 10:06:58 PST
Embroidered Conversation Heart Knit Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Embroidered-Conversation-Heart-Knit-Coasters/
Embroidered Conversation Heart Knit Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/AZLR/HQPQXCT6/F6EAZLRHQPQXCT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/AZLR/HQPQXCT6/F6EAZLRHQPQXCT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/AZLR/HQPQXCT6/F6EAZLRHQPQXCT6.SMALL.jpg bdickson1 Get ready for Valentine's Day by whipping up your very own set of Conversation Heart Coasters!  For more details see my blog JustBCrafty.com Materials: US size 8 knitting needles worsted weight acrylic yarn, white and V-Day inspired colors Knitted Heart Pattern yarn needle Knit the heart To make...
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 19:05:50 PST
I-Cord Snake Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/I-Cord-Snake-Tutorial/
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 20:03:23 PST
Knitting Lessons: Cast On Techniques http://www.instructables.com/id/Knitting-Lessons-Cast-On-Techniques/
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Sun, 5 Dec 2010 18:29:36 PST
How to Make a Candle Wick http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Candle-Wick/
How to Make a Candle Wick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/JWAI/HKPX4SF2/FNHJWAIHKPX4SF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/JWAI/HKPX4SF2/FNHJWAIHKPX4SF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/JWAI/HKPX4SF2/FNHJWAIHKPX4SF2.SMALL.jpg sgfidlin Did you know that you can make a candle wick out of household items? In this Instructable I will demonstrate how to make a candle wick out of common household supplies.  Supplys -scissors -wax -pliers -cotton string Melting the wax First, cut the string to size. Then, melt the wax and soak the...
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 10:11:46 PDT
How to Make a Neck Warmer with Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Neck-Warmer-with-Buttons/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2011 08:26:21 PST
How to Knit a Minion http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Knit-a-Minion/
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 00:26:14 PDT
Fingerless crochet mittens http://www.instructables.com/id/Fingerless-crochet-mittens/
Fingerless crochet mittens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/Q5YH/HMVJBCOO/FMMQ5YHHMVJBCOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/Q5YH/HMVJBCOO/FMMQ5YHHMVJBCOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/Q5YH/HMVJBCOO/FMMQ5YHHMVJBCOO.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I had been looking for a cute, simple, nice pattern for crochet fingerless mittens for a while, but all the nice patterns were knitting patterns. Now, I am able to knit, but I can only knit straight forward, reaaaally slowly. So, I decided to give my thoughts a go and make up my own pattern while cr...
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 09:49:21 PDT
Natural Dye From Pokeweed http://www.instructables.com/id/Natural-Dye-From-Pokeweed/
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 14:23:23 PDT
Crocheted Elephant Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Elephant-Mobile/
Crocheted Elephant Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/L4DP/HJKBYDR4/F5RL4DPHJKBYDR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/L4DP/HJKBYDR4/F5RL4DPHJKBYDR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/L4DP/HJKBYDR4/F5RL4DPHJKBYDR4.SMALL.jpg tessalene This mobile was designed for a dear friend's newborn baby. With some creative guidance from the mother-to-be, I kept my design simple and decided to stick with one color of yarn and one crocheted animal. Any crocheted animal or object in any color (or variety of colors) would work great.  The eleph...
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 12:15:58 PDT
The Knitting Pipe (now with 3D printing!) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Knitting-Pipe/
The Knitting Pipe (now with 3D printing!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/4CXR/HJKC6WA3/FLR4CXRHJKC6WA3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/4CXR/HJKC6WA3/FLR4CXRHJKC6WA3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/4CXR/HJKC6WA3/FLR4CXRHJKC6WA3.SMALL.jpg Kiteman Another step in the irregular quest for a French knitting tool that does not look über-girlie, this project shows how to make "French knitting" with a scrap of plastic tubing.  Making and using the tube makes a creative activity for the weekend - in an hour's work, you could make enough knitting pi...
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 09:28:04 PDT
First Beginner Crochet Project: Single Crochet Square http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Crochet-A-Small-Square/
First Beginner Crochet Project: Single Crochet Square - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/XP0R/GZKFY07B/FE3XP0RGZKFY07B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/XP0R/GZKFY07B/FE3XP0RGZKFY07B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/XP0R/GZKFY07B/FE3XP0RGZKFY07B.SMALL.jpg enuscher This is what I would suggest for a beginner at crocheting. Just start making small squares until you're comfortable with starting, ending, and everything between. Later these squares can be sewn together to make a washcloth, baby blanket, scarf, etc. Size doesn't matter. I would suggest using a hook...
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Thu, 8 Mar 2012 18:25:30 PST
How to Wind a Center-Pull Ball of Yarn by Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wind-a-Center-Pull-Ball-of-Yarn-by-Hand/
How to Wind a Center-Pull Ball of Yarn by Hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/EY2H/HFWSTEEC/F9UEY2HHFWSTEEC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/EY2H/HFWSTEEC/F9UEY2HHFWSTEEC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/EY2H/HFWSTEEC/F9UEY2HHFWSTEEC.SMALL.jpg LeafingLight I love the convenience of a center-pull ball of yarn as you're knitting or crocheting, but don't have a handy-dandy ball winder to make that happen. So, I use this simple method to wind up my yarn by hand.  Gather your materials. Gather your materials. With this method, all you need is the yarn y...
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Fri, 26 Apr 2013 14:08:55 PDT
Making my mittens convertible (flip-tops) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-my-mittens-convertible-flip-tops/
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Fri, 2 Nov 2012 14:36:23 PDT
How To Crochet: Amigurumi Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Crochet-Amigurumi-Basics/
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Wed, 21 Mar 2012 20:38:33 PDT
Just Ducky http://www.instructables.com/id/Just-Ducky/
Just Ducky - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/1DP9/HAE69JXV/FY11DP9HAE69JXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/1DP9/HAE69JXV/FY11DP9HAE69JXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/1DP9/HAE69JXV/FY11DP9HAE69JXV.SMALL.jpg Yarnabees This Ducky is just adorable, you can crochet this in a day if you know the basic stitches and have crocheted before.  What you will need: MATERIALS: Crochet Hook Size G-6 Safety Eyes Size 9mm Vanna’s Choice Ducky (A) Vanna’s Choice Terracotta (B) Cluster Fluff-fiber fill 1 Blunt Needle Stitch Mar...
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Fri, 7 Dec 2012 19:52:13 PST
Love can be small: Show your love put in a small crochet heart. http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-can-be-small-Show-your-love-put-in-a-small-c/
Love can be small: Show your love put in a small crochet heart. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/RPZ9/HCV8NMA0/F6NRPZ9HCV8NMA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/RPZ9/HCV8NMA0/F6NRPZ9HCV8NMA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/RPZ9/HCV8NMA0/F6NRPZ9HCV8NMA0.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This is my first own crochet design and I really want to share it. So, if you are looking for something you can give your valentine, why don't you try this? what do you need just the normal crocheting stuff - yarn - crochet needle - scissors  the chain Start with a slip stitch. Then, make a ...
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Sun, 10 Feb 2013 11:39:25 PST
Infinity Times 7 Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Times-7-Scarf/
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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 23:06:14 PST
Bamboo Yarn Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-Yarn-Bowl/
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Mon, 17 Dec 2012 12:11:37 PST
Hand Wind a Ball of Yarn http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Wind-a-Ball-of-Yarn/
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Fri, 3 Dec 2010 11:35:27 PST
How To Loom Knit http://www.instructables.com/id/Loom-Knitting/
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Thu, 5 Aug 2010 19:45:45 PDT
Transverse Cowl Knitting Pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Transverse-Cowl-Knitting-Pattern/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/EOO5/GX5187NM/FSCEOO5GX5187NM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/EOO5/GX5187NM/FSCEOO5GX5187NM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/EOO5/GX5187NM/FSCEOO5GX5187NM.SMALL.jpg iamkeebler Guess what everybody... I wrote another knitting pattern!!! This one is also for a cowl, but it has a really nice diagonal pattern to it. It's a simple pattern that again is just interesting enough to make sure you don't get bored. The diagonal pattern is created by doing an oblique rib stitch. Wha...
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Sat, 7 Jan 2012 19:34:17 PST
Easy Peasy No-Sew Breezy Yarn Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Peasy-No-Sew-Breezy-Yarn-Scarf/
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Mon, 12 Nov 2012 21:09:25 PST
How to Knit an Infinity Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Knit-an-Infinity-Scarf/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/WJB9/GV8SCUYX/FXKWJB9GV8SCUYX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/WJB9/GV8SCUYX/FXKWJB9GV8SCUYX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/WJB9/GV8SCUYX/FXKWJB9GV8SCUYX.SMALL.jpg helloyellowcrafts Keep your neck nice and warm this cold winter! Learn how to make Winter's HOT new accessory: The Infinity Scarf. It is also known as a muffler or Möbius strip depending on how it is made. Check for details:  http://helloyellowcrafts.com/blog/2011/11/how-to-knit-an-infinity-scarf-or-muffler/
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Mon, 21 Nov 2011 09:48:43 PST
How to knit a giant Lego brick doorstop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-knit-a-giant-lego-brick-doorstop/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2011 15:37:06 PST
How to Crochet a Slouch Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Slouch-Hat/
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Sun, 23 Jan 2011 12:51:45 PST
Autumn Weeps, Crocheted Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Autumn-Weeps-Crocheted-Tree/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/IKEY/GJC3WTVZ/FEAIKEYGJC3WTVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/IKEY/GJC3WTVZ/FEAIKEYGJC3WTVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/IKEY/GJC3WTVZ/FEAIKEYGJC3WTVZ.SMALL.jpg The Amazing Noodle I first built the base of the tree out of a pile of branches gathered from the back yard. I tied a bunch together for the trunk, then wrapped them in quilt batting to make it look like it was one piece. I set it in a terracotta pot with quick drying cement.  I crocheted several large pieces of free-...
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Thu, 27 Jan 2011 19:46:26 PST
Birdcage Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Birdcage-Necklace/
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Sun, 5 Sep 2010 20:15:12 PDT