Instructables: exploring - living - yarn http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 04:27:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 Tassels http://www.instructables.com/id/Tassels/
Tassels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/GUVQ/HXYSEY07/F55GUVQHXYSEY07.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/GUVQ/HXYSEY07/F55GUVQHXYSEY07.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/GUVQ/HXYSEY07/F55GUVQHXYSEY07.SMALL.jpg Tigermouse Tassels! They make everything better. I love them.And they're easy to make! A nice project for when it's to hot outside to do anything complicated or intense.All you need is yarn, scissors and a book. I also recommend a cool drink and sunscreen. Orange Ghost Wrap the yarn around the short end of...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:53:13 PDT
Cute Yarn Butterflies! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Yarn-Butterflies/
Cute Yarn Butterflies! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/DCQZ/HXWZUU7K/FNWDCQZHXWZUU7K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/DCQZ/HXWZUU7K/FNWDCQZHXWZUU7K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/DCQZ/HXWZUU7K/FNWDCQZHXWZUU7K.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz A friend told me about these cute yarn butterflies but she couldn't show me how to make them as we didn't have yarn or fork with us at that moment. When she was telling me about the technique I pictured a cute, tiny butterfly and had to give it a try as soon as I got home. I was surprised to see how...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:36:07 PDT
For The Kiddies http://www.instructables.com/id/For-The-Kiddies/
For The Kiddies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3R/H09A/HXRNOIPH/F3RH09AHXRNOIPH.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3R/H09A/HXRNOIPH/F3RH09AHXRNOIPH.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3R/H09A/HXRNOIPH/F3RH09AHXRNOIPH.SMALL.jpg AliveAndStitchin Here's a quick and easy project you can do for the kiddo in your life. It's a cute easy headband and this project is also a good way to use up your scrap yarn. Tool Of The Trade Size G Hk and two to three different color scrap yarn. Some scissors and yarn needle.Tr: Treble.Dc: Double Crochet.Hdc:...
By: AliveAndStitchin

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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/
Knitting: Casting On (The Loop Method) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/3S7C/HXMKV2WK/F9G3S7CHXMKV2WK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/3S7C/HXMKV2WK/F9G3S7CHXMKV2WK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/3S7C/HXMKV2WK/F9G3S7CHXMKV2WK.SMALL.jpg airmanT-28 This is a tutorial for how to do the Loop cast on method. There are other ways that give different appearances, but this one is the easiest for beginners, and provides an elegant looping edge on any piece. The Slip Knot Take your left hand (or your right hand and mirror it) and twirl it around y...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:41:06 PDT
Crocheted Whale http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Whale/
Crocheted Whale - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/45WN/HXLMVVQ5/F2245WNHXLMVVQ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/45WN/HXLMVVQ5/F2245WNHXLMVVQ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/45WN/HXLMVVQ5/F2245WNHXLMVVQ5.SMALL.jpg Little Dragon and Company Hello everyone. I have come again to bring this pocket sized whale. Again, quick project. I am building up a store of quick patterns to make so I can start selling the results. Any feed back would be appreciated. Needed Materials, Stitches Used, and Other Notes Needed Materials:a size F (3.75 MM)...
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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/
How To Crochet A Hair Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/FA3W/HXMKVMIU/FULFA3WHXMKVMIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/FA3W/HXMKVMIU/FULFA3WHXMKVMIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/FA3W/HXMKVMIU/FULFA3WHXMKVMIU.SMALL.jpg lakej Hair bows are adorable, so why not make your own? They are simple to make and very fashionable. You just have to know how to double crochet. What you'll need:Yarn Crochet Hook: 6.50mmBobby Pins (optional) Start Off With A Chain Make a chain with the desired yarn you would like for your bow. I...
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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/
How to make a Bosco Wig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/ZR5I/HXLMQCSM/FSGZR5IHXLMQCSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/ZR5I/HXLMQCSM/FSGZR5IHXLMQCSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/ZR5I/HXLMQCSM/FSGZR5IHXLMQCSM.SMALL.jpg SquirrelRae This is Bosco, who was intergral to many an Irish childhood(Edit: link didn't work http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bosco_(TV_series) ). Of course I only ever saw re-runs, as Bosco was made in the 70s and 80s, but they were new to me at the time I was watching them!I was making a rag doll with some scra...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:23:20 PDT
Crocheted Bat http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Bat/
Crocheted Bat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/FHEX/HXLMN1DI/F0AFHEXHXLMN1DI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/FHEX/HXLMN1DI/F0AFHEXHXLMN1DI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/FHEX/HXLMN1DI/F0AFHEXHXLMN1DI.SMALL.jpg Little Dragon and Company Sorry for such a long pause, but here is a little bat I whipped up. He is a super quick project, I had him done in under two hours and that was even with backtracking. I did, unfortunately give mine two slightly different colors of buttons. I will be painting them over when I have the paint to do so...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:24:10 PDT
Crochet Single Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Single-Chain/
Crochet Single Chain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/82Y8/HXMKQOBN/FPQ82Y8HXMKQOBN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/82Y8/HXMKQOBN/FPQ82Y8HXMKQOBN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/82Y8/HXMKQOBN/FPQ82Y8HXMKQOBN.SMALL.jpg FarmerBoy182 In this instructable you will learn how to single chain without a crochet hook. Step 1: Tools • yarn• scissors Step 2: First Cut Cut as much or as little yarn as needed Step 3: Slip Not Just make a basic slip knot Step 4: Begin Follow the pictures to start the single chain... It may st...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:01:44 PDT
Yoga Socks http://www.instructables.com/id/Yoga-Socks/
Yoga Socks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/M01P/HXMKKTBO/FL7M01PHXMKKTBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/M01P/HXMKKTBO/FL7M01PHXMKKTBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/M01P/HXMKKTBO/FL7M01PHXMKKTBO.SMALL.jpg craftknowitall My daughter-in-law asked for Yoga Socks for her birthday, they needed tob e toeless and heelless, so she sent me the pattern for a pair found here: http://www.vogueknitting.com/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=180IRPZLjeE%3d&tabid=1277. They turned out cute. But while making them, I came up with a va...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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 ...
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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...
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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...
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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/
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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...
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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...
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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/
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Tue, 20 May 2014 07:25:09 PDT
Crochet Triforce http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Triforce/
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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/
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Mon, 19 May 2014 06:38:49 PDT
The Little Crochet Mermaid http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Little-Crochet-Mermaid/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 01:38:51 PDT
Twisted Crochet Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Twisted-Crochet-Necklace/
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Sun, 11 May 2014 14:27:29 PDT
Crocheted Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Dragon/
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Mon, 5 May 2014 19:57:55 PDT
Mass Effect Crochet: Tali'Zorah http://www.instructables.com/id/Mass-Effect-Crochet-TaliZorah/
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 16:42:42 PDT
Faux Crocheted Bow Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Crocheted-Bow-Tie/
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 07:51:47 PDT
Spinning attachment for a treadle sewing cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-attachment-for-a-treadle-sewing-cabinet/
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 15:56:40 PDT
Crochet Dragon Eggs with Baby Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Dragon-Eggs-with-Baby-Dragon/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:45:47 PDT
Crochet Espion http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Espion/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:37:05 PDT
Hedgehog Cat Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Hedgehog-Cat-Toy/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:32:09 PDT
A Lil' Crocheted Bunny (Easy!) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Lil-Crocheted-Bunny-Easy/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:39:34 PDT
Red Schtrumpf Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Schtrumpf-Hat/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:20:50 PDT
Forgotten woolen shawl http://www.instructables.com/id/Forgotten-woolen-shawl/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/1825/HTTMXL0M/FYJ1825HTTMXL0M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/1825/HTTMXL0M/FYJ1825HTTMXL0M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/1825/HTTMXL0M/FYJ1825HTTMXL0M.SMALL.jpg jelenamitic77 I crocheted this shawl a long time ago, and discovered it recently at my parents' home. I thought it was worth sharing it :) I used my mother's old woolen sweater to crochet this shawl wrap - first I unraveled the sweater and then started crocheting following a pattern from a local magazine. The sh...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 08:53:20 PDT
Cute Little Spring Bunnies (Crochet) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Little-Spring-Bunnies-Crochet/
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 02:40:57 PDT
Portable Crochet Hook Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Crochet-Hook-Case/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:47:15 PDT
Knitted Blanket Buddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Knitted-Blanket-Buddy/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 02:55:17 PDT
Baby Pie Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Pie-Hat/
Baby Pie Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/Z2N5/HSRZGIJM/F58Z2N5HSRZGIJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/Z2N5/HSRZGIJM/F58Z2N5HSRZGIJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/Z2N5/HSRZGIJM/F58Z2N5HSRZGIJM.SMALL.jpg lakej A less messy way for a baby to wear their pie.  This hat has a hat crown diameter of 5 inches and a height of 7 inches. It should fit a baby around 5-6 months.  Stitches- double crochet, chain, bobble, slip stitch, joining colors Size hook- 5.50 mm  Yarn colors- red and light brown Other- scissors a...
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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 17:22:31 PDT
Crochet Shamrock Garland http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Shamrock-Garland/
Crochet Shamrock Garland - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/CI7N/HSM510T3/FTMCI7NHSM510T3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/CI7N/HSM510T3/FTMCI7NHSM510T3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/CI7N/HSM510T3/FTMCI7NHSM510T3.SMALL.jpg kayalishous This shamrock garland is quick to make up. Just in time to make it for St. Patrick's Day.  This pattern consists of 3 and 4 leaf clovers strung together.  Materials and Terms This one is pretty simple, and pretty cheep if you have a stash of yarn lying around. What you will need: Worsted weight ...
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 06:48:24 PDT
Mass Effect Crochet: Liara T'Soni and Glyph http://www.instructables.com/id/Mass-Effect-Crochet-Liara-TSoni-and-Glyph/
Mass Effect Crochet: Liara T'Soni and Glyph - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/87PO/HSM502PU/FFC87POHSM502PU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/87PO/HSM502PU/FFC87POHSM502PU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/87PO/HSM502PU/FFC87POHSM502PU.SMALL.jpg ChrysN I mentioned in my last instructable that I have been playing a fair bit of Mass Effect lately.  One part of the game that I like is chatting with your squad mates on the Normandy, they are really great characters and since some of them are aliens, they look really cool too. While playing the game I'...
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 06:10:28 PDT