Instructables: exploring - living - yarn http://www.instructables.com Mon, 1 Sep 2014 22:17:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 Granny Square Creature http://www.instructables.com/id/Granny-Square-Creature/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:20:23 PDT
Cute Crochet Mice http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Crochet-Mice/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 09:12:45 PDT
Pom Poms By The Dozen Or More http://www.instructables.com/id/Pom-Poms-By-The-Dozen-Or-More/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:46:24 PDT
Knit A Mustache http://www.instructables.com/id/Knit-A-Mustache/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 21:05:16 PDT
How To Knit Using A Graph http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Knit-Using-A-Graph/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:12:31 PDT
Crochet Ruffly Beanie http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Ruffly-Beanie/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 01:37:27 PDT
Knitted Bunny http://www.instructables.com/id/Knitted-Bunny/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 00:51:59 PDT
How To Crochet A Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Crochet-A-Heart/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 05:00:17 PDT
Slinky Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/Slinky-Dog/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 03:27:40 PDT
Fiber Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Studio/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FFH/MVQS/HYE5ZRFS/FFHMVQSHYE5ZRFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FFH/MVQS/HYE5ZRFS/FFHMVQSHYE5ZRFS.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FFH/MVQS/HYE5ZRFS/FFHMVQSHYE5ZRFS.SMALL.jpg spoonietreasures In my dream studio I will have all the tools to go from sheep (goat, alpaca, etc) to shawl. Raw fluffy fiber to finished item! I also take old sweaters apart to reuse the yarn. Cashmere and silk become affordable.Keywords: Wash, card, spin, ply, skein, dye, wind, crochet, knit, machine knit. Wool...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 20:53:11 PDT
How to make a cheap yarn spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-cheap-yarn-spinner/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 19:37:07 PDT
Crochet Lego Baby Scarf (With Beginners Tutorial) http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Lego-Baby-Scarf-With-Beginners-Tutorial/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 01:43:12 PDT
Crochainmaille Satchel http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochainmaille-Satchel/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 02:30:50 PDT
Crochet Kusudama http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Kusudama/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:57:07 PDT
Crochet Circle Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Circle-Bracelet/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:40:32 PDT
Easy Knitted Gramma Slippers http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Knitted-Grama-Slippers/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:14:29 PDT
Colorful Crochet Choker Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Colorful-Crochet-Choker-Necklace/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:44:07 PDT
Quick knitted coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-knitted-coasters/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:02:49 PDT
Tassels http://www.instructables.com/id/Tassels/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:53:13 PDT
Cute Yarn Butterflies! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Yarn-Butterflies/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:36:07 PDT
For The Kiddies http://www.instructables.com/id/For-The-Kiddies/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:39:20 PDT
SupaChix http://www.instructables.com/id/SupaChix/
SupaChix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FWO/DEPA/HXRNS5JA/FWODEPAHXRNS5JA.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FWO/DEPA/HXRNS5JA/FWODEPAHXRNS5JA.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FWO/DEPA/HXRNS5JA/FWODEPAHXRNS5JA.SMALL.jpg AliveAndStitchin Let's face it, us chicks can kick butt too. We can sport that superhero mask way better then the boys, also we have way more tricks up our sleeves. So here's to the supachix who kick butt everyday by being awesome. Weapons Of Choice What you will need: Size 6 Needles, Yarn: I used cotton, and Siz...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 09:51:41 PDT
Knitting: Casting On (The Loop Method) http://www.instructables.com/id/Knitting-Casting-On-The-Loop-Method/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:41:06 PDT
Crocheted Whale http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Whale/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:57:34 PDT
How To Crochet A Hair Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Crochet-A-Hair-Bow/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:59:27 PDT
How to make a Bosco Wig http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Bosco-Wig/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:23:20 PDT
Crocheted Bat http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Bat/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:24:10 PDT
Crochet Single Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Single-Chain/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:01:44 PDT
Yoga Socks http://www.instructables.com/id/Yoga-Socks/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:59:32 PDT
Bead Braided Barefoot Swim Sandal http://www.instructables.com/id/Bead-Braided-Barefoot-Swim-Sandal/
Bead Braided Barefoot Swim Sandal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/2O5N/HXHRLEDC/FIB2O5NHXHRLEDC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/2O5N/HXHRLEDC/FIB2O5NHXHRLEDC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/2O5N/HXHRLEDC/FIB2O5NHXHRLEDC.SMALL.jpg Passion Make Hi Friends! Summer is here!This instructable is about Beaded Barefoot Sandal which is trendy and elegant. These barefoot swim sandal can be worn while swimming, on the beach, a pool side party or for a beach wedding. The hand crafted sandal can be worn instead of swim shoes or flip flops. You don't ...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 01:38:10 PDT
Third Beginner Knit Project: Ribbing Square http://www.instructables.com/id/Third-Beginner-Knit-Project-Ribbing-Square/
Third Beginner Knit Project: Ribbing Square - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/Q6IO/HXHR76AC/FEOQ6IOHXHR76AC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/Q6IO/HXHR76AC/FEOQ6IOHXHR76AC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/Q6IO/HXHR76AC/FEOQ6IOHXHR76AC.SMALL.jpg enuscher This technique is called ribbing, which is another combination of knitting and purling.The written pattern for this would be:Row 1: *k2, p2. Repeat from * across.Row 2: *p2, k2. Repeat from * across.Repeat Rows 1 and 2 until piece is desired length. Cast On For this pattern, I cast on 16 stitches...
By: enuscher

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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:59:14 PDT
Second Beginner Knit Project: Stockinette/Purl Stitch Square http://www.instructables.com/id/Second-Beginner-Knit-Project-StockinettePurl-Stitc/
Second Beginner Knit Project: Stockinette/Purl Stitch Square - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/G1FB/HXHR703P/F1KG1FBHXHR703P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/G1FB/HXHR703P/F1KG1FBHXHR703P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/G1FB/HXHR703P/F1KG1FBHXHR703P.SMALL.jpg enuscher While garter stitch is good for many things, a more attractive stitch is called Stockinette. On one side, you knit, as we learned previously, but on the opposite side, we purl, which we will learn now.In pattern notation this would look like:Row 1: knit all sts (stitches)Row 2: purl all sts (stitche...
By: enuscher

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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:56:48 PDT
First Beginner Knit Project: Garter Stitch Square http://www.instructables.com/id/First-Beginner-Knit-Project-Garter-Stitch-Square/
First Beginner Knit Project: Garter Stitch Square - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/8LEJ/HXHR6DRT/F628LEJHXHR6DRT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/8LEJ/HXHR6DRT/F628LEJHXHR6DRT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/8LEJ/HXHR6DRT/F628LEJHXHR6DRT.SMALL.jpg enuscher This is what I would suggest for a beginner at knitting. Just start making small squares until you're comfortable with starting, ending, and everything between. ( If you've seen/tried my crochet squares then you know what I'm talking about. This way size doesn't matter and if you mess up, you won't ...
By: enuscher

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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:34:52 PDT
Lets Learn How To: KNIT! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Learn-How-To-KNIT/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/SCKJ/HXG6SZIP/FEFSCKJHXG6SZIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/SCKJ/HXG6SZIP/FEFSCKJHXG6SZIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/SCKJ/HXG6SZIP/FEFSCKJHXG6SZIP.SMALL.jpg MaDaYoMaJe Here is a collection that will show you how to knit. ENJOY! How to Cast On Lets start with casting on a project. How to knit and purl Now lets start knitting and purling. How to knit a cable Nice, design. How to knit a Picot Edge Nice and easy project. Knit replacement pads for your ea...
By: MaDaYoMaJe

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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 06:17:21 PDT
Cute Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Toys/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/G53K/HXG6QYQZ/FWOG53KHXG6QYQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/G53K/HXG6QYQZ/FWOG53KHXG6QYQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/G53K/HXG6QYQZ/FWOG53KHXG6QYQZ.SMALL.jpg MaDaYoMaJe Here is a collection of cute toys. ENJOY! Crochet a cute and furry monkey, cat or bear Just Ducky Clara the Spotted Jellyfish Amigurumi Elephant Free amigurumi frog pattern Crochet a Turtle Cuff Bracelet How to Crochet a Bacteriophage Virus Crocheted Starship Enterprise...
By: MaDaYoMaJe

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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 19:15:16 PDT
Knit Wristlets http://www.instructables.com/id/Knit-Wristlets/
Knit Wristlets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/L5R2/HXG6MAZ9/F6KL5R2HXG6MAZ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/L5R2/HXG6MAZ9/F6KL5R2HXG6MAZ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/L5R2/HXG6MAZ9/F6KL5R2HXG6MAZ9.SMALL.jpg Panda501 Super easy wristlets made with less than one skein of yarn! Materials •Yarn (size 6)•Knitting needles (I used size 10s)•Yarn needle Starting Start by tying a slip knot then cast on 15 sts. Knitting Knit in the garter stitch until you've done 24 rows. Finishing It Up! Once you've done 24 ...
By: Panda501

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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 17:28:38 PDT
Crochet Green Hornet/Kato Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Green-HornetKato-Mask/
Crochet Green Hornet/Kato Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/7426/HXG6PLEP/FZ07426HXG6PLEP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/7426/HXG6PLEP/FZ07426HXG6PLEP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/7426/HXG6PLEP/FZ07426HXG6PLEP.SMALL.jpg AliveAndStitchin Inspired by the 60's show, here is my crocheted version. This is my updated version from the one I posted on ravelry years ago Supplies and what not Supplies: Size G Crochet Hook. Yarn of your choosing, I used cotton. Abbreviations:Ch: chain. Sc: Single Crochet. Tr: treble crochet. Dc: double cro...
By: AliveAndStitchin

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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:34:44 PDT
Green Hornet/Kato Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Green-HornetKato-Mask/
Green Hornet/Kato Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/DYBH/HXG6MFJ3/F9YDYBHHXG6MFJ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/DYBH/HXG6MFJ3/F9YDYBHHXG6MFJ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/DYBH/HXG6MFJ3/F9YDYBHHXG6MFJ3.SMALL.jpg AliveAndStitchin This mask is for all the Green Hornet fans out there. I came up with this pattern to mimic the 60's show that I would watch with my dad. My favorite character no shock is Bruce Lee's Kato and wanted to honor this awesome chap by coming up with this easy knit pattern. The original one I posted a coup...
By: AliveAndStitchin

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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 08:45:54 PDT
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
Yarn Tail (arctic Wolf/fox) http://www.instructables.com/id/Yarn-Tail-arctic-Wolffox/
Yarn Tail (arctic Wolf/fox) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/Z3EA/HXA9QPTW/F2BZ3EAHXA9QPTW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/Z3EA/HXA9QPTW/F2BZ3EAHXA9QPTW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/Z3EA/HXA9QPTW/F2BZ3EAHXA9QPTW.SMALL.jpg Wolf_Child Things You Will Need •Yarn•Scissors •Elastic (optional)•Dog/Cat Brush•Back Of A Notebook•Bag For Scraps•Needle And Thread (optional)•Rubber Bands Make A Braid This will be used as a base for your tail. The length and thickness of the braid will effect how long/thick your actual tail will be. ...
By: Wolf_Child

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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 11:04:22 PDT
Crocheted Halter Swim Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Halter-Swim-Top/
Crocheted Halter Swim Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/O66Z/HX1W2HZO/FRDO66ZHX1W2HZO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/O66Z/HX1W2HZO/FRDO66ZHX1W2HZO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/O66Z/HX1W2HZO/FRDO66ZHX1W2HZO.SMALL.jpg mamaangel Pick your yarn in the color and worsted weight of your choice.This is a beginner project. This is steps for small adult. Use a 5.50mm crochet hook for this project. This is for those who already know how to crochet. The Ribbed Portion Ch 11 sc in 2nd st from the hook. Ch 1 turn and sc in each ...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 08:10:42 PDT
2014 World Cup Mini Match Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/2014-World-Cup-Mini-Match-Ball/
2014 World Cup Mini Match Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/MGAZ/HWS3J4WB/FTLMGAZHWS3J4WB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/MGAZ/HWS3J4WB/FTLMGAZHWS3J4WB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/MGAZ/HWS3J4WB/FTLMGAZHWS3J4WB.SMALL.jpg ChrysN In this Instructable I will show you how to crochet your own mini 2014 World Cup match ball. The mini ball is roughly 8cm in diameter and consists of 6 segments that are connected to form a sphere like the original ball (check out Brazuca's production video). The match ball is white and black with...
By: ChrysN

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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:25:35 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
Crocheted Square Hat - Instructable Robot, Sponge Bob & WALL-E http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Square-Hat-Instructable-Robot-Sponge-Bob/
Crocheted Square Hat - Instructable Robot, Sponge Bob & WALL-E - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/FFID/HWLCY2SV/F11FFIDHWLCY2SV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/FFID/HWLCY2SV/F11FFIDHWLCY2SV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/FFID/HWLCY2SV/F11FFIDHWLCY2SV.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts One of the projects that has been swimming around in my head was this "square" style hat, also called a jester hat. I couldn't resist entering the Instructable Robot Contest so this Instructable is a product of the two.While I was creating the robot hat, my children kept thinking of other character...
By: DeandrasCrafts

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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 17:39:22 PDT
Easy Yarn Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Yarn-Wall-Art/
Easy Yarn Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/FGA6/HWDFCAWG/F58FGA6HWDFCAWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/FGA6/HWDFCAWG/F58FGA6HWDFCAWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/FGA6/HWDFCAWG/F58FGA6HWDFCAWG.SMALL.jpg ProfHankD Ok, so you like knitting or crocheting? No? Ok, how about just playing with yarn?Here's a really quick and easy way to make nice wall-hanging art using yarn. You probably have everything you need sitting around... we did.My daughter made these a year ago as personalized presents for some of her favo...
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 08:47:01 PDT
Crochet Basics: Hooks,yarn,and Chaining http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Basics-Hooksyarnand-Chaining/
Crochet Basics: Hooks,yarn,and Chaining - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/64B5/HW37OM7X/FX464B5HW37OM7X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/64B5/HW37OM7X/FX464B5HW37OM7X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/64B5/HW37OM7X/FX464B5HW37OM7X.SMALL.jpg wishyoucouldbealoserlikeme Im creating this series because it is my one year anniversary of crocheting! And i love helping people. Enjoy and please leave feedback in the comments!May your life be filled with gay,Wishyoucouldbealoserlikeme. How to chain: Attach a slip knot to the hook. Wrap the yarn from the back of the hook a...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 07:37:46 PDT
How to Crochet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Crochet-5/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/BGXJ/HW0FUMPC/FN7BGXJHW0FUMPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/BGXJ/HW0FUMPC/FN7BGXJHW0FUMPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN7/BGXJ/HW0FUMPC/FN7BGXJHW0FUMPC.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts As an avid crocheter, I learned to crochet by being shown how to crochet and then practice, practice, practice. I didn't have the internet to rely on back then, but the concept is the same even now. These Instructables go through the basics of crocheting in both photos and videos. There are plenty...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 11:55:45 PDT
Yarn bowl from yogurt container http://www.instructables.com/id/Yarn-bowl-from-yogurt-container/
Yarn bowl from yogurt container - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/8ISE/HVF7AKJV/FH28ISEHVF7AKJV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/8ISE/HVF7AKJV/FH28ISEHVF7AKJV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/8ISE/HVF7AKJV/FH28ISEHVF7AKJV.SMALL.jpg hhoersting if you're tired of your yarn running away from you while you're knitting or getting messed up in your bag, and you eat a lot of yogurt, this could be the ideal solution.You need:Yogurt containerExacto knife or equivalent, or pair of scissors (or both!)Tape (optional but recommended) Clean out your...
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Tue, 20 May 2014 07:25:09 PDT
Crochet Triforce http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Triforce/
Crochet Triforce - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/PKV0/HVDU27V0/FGTPKV0HVDU27V0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/PKV0/HVDU27V0/FGTPKV0HVDU27V0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/PKV0/HVDU27V0/FGTPKV0HVDU27V0.SMALL.jpg Little Dragon and Company For anyone who has played a game from the Legend of Zelda line, this icon is very familiar. This crocheted version is approximentally five inches tall and and inch and a quarter wide. It is a simple project, and is great for practicing sewing pieces together. Needed Supplies, Used Stitches, and Ot...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 08:51:18 PDT
Make a simple crochet bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-simple-crochet-bow/
Make a simple crochet bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/B5PM/HV9HZX2N/FUDB5PMHV9HZX2N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/B5PM/HV9HZX2N/FUDB5PMHV9HZX2N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/B5PM/HV9HZX2N/FUDB5PMHV9HZX2N.SMALL.jpg kayalishous This is a really simple pattern that you don't even need a needle to finish. Materials and Glossary of Terms What you will needWorsted weight yarnA size H crochet hook Scissors TermsSC: Single crochetCh: Chain Beginning rectangle Ch 10*Sc across, ch 1 and turn* Repeat above until it you hav...
By: kayalishous

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Mon, 19 May 2014 06:38:49 PDT