Instructables: exploring - yarn - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 30 Aug 2015 07:27:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 Crocheted Scrubby http://www.instructables.com/id/Crocheted-Scrubby/
Crocheted Scrubby - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/4P92/HAQ2Z4LT/FXZ4P92HAQ2Z4LT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/4P92/HAQ2Z4LT/FXZ4P92HAQ2Z4LT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/4P92/HAQ2Z4LT/FXZ4P92HAQ2Z4LT.SMALL.jpg craftknowitall I love a good scrubby for scrubbing pots and pans and I just learned that more than one of my friends appreciate good scrubbies too.  So this last Christmas, more than one of my friends received my handmade scrubbies as a gift.  I have other friends who will be receiving some as birthday gifts.  T...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 15:01:28 PDT
Filet Crochet Name Doily http://www.instructables.com/id/Filet-Crochet-Name-Doily/
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Sun, 11 Nov 2012 15:33:37 PST
How to make a Pompom doughnut style http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Pompom-doughnut-style/
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Fri, 30 Oct 2009 00:06:31 PDT
Crochet Rainbow Coin Purse http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Rainbow-Coin-Purse/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 08:26:31 PDT
Circular Knitic http://www.instructables.com/id/Circular-Knitic/
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 01:45:34 PDT
Strung Out Maps! http://www.instructables.com/id/Strung-Out-Maps/
Strung Out Maps! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/LJE1/I9UDXI5R/FURLJE1I9UDXI5R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/LJE1/I9UDXI5R/FURLJE1I9UDXI5R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/LJE1/I9UDXI5R/FURLJE1I9UDXI5R.SMALL.jpg eLVirus88 Maps are the best. Combine them with some tools and a bit of software and you've got a winning combination of weekend fun. I've seen many cool examples of string art on Pinterest, Etsy, etc. and have been wanting to give it a shot.It was a rainy day, I had a huge stock of scrap wood, and I needed so...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 21:54:36 PDT
Yarn Brain http://www.instructables.com/id/Yarn-Brain/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 16:18:29 PDT
Make a Pom-Pom with a Fork http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Pom-Pom-with-a-Fork/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 16:25:55 PST
Recycle Old T Shirts into Yarn! http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-Old-T-Shirts-into-Yarn/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:43:21 PST
Never too many hats... http://www.instructables.com/id/Never-too-many-hats/
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Sun, 20 Jan 2008 13:47:48 PST
Got a copy of "Creepy Cute" by Christen Haden? Make Link from Zelda! http://www.instructables.com/id/Got-a-copy-of-Creepy-Cute-by-Christen-Haden-See/
Got a copy of "Creepy Cute" by Christen Haden? Make Link from Zelda! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/35DR/H9G165JC/FG835DRH9G165JC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/35DR/H9G165JC/FG835DRH9G165JC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/35DR/H9G165JC/FG835DRH9G165JC.SMALL.jpg Geeky Hooker If you've got a copy of "Creepy Cute" by Christen Haden, you don't need me to tell you that it's a great book full of lots of uber-cute patterns that also serve as great templates for other critters! I took the basic head and body patterns in addition to the ears from "Nosferatu" and changed them u...
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Mon, 12 Nov 2012 23:11:06 PST
how to knit an infinity scarf on a loom http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-knit-an-infinity-scarf-on-a-loom/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:59:32 PST
plarn betta http://www.instructables.com/id/plarn-betta/
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Fri, 15 Apr 2011 17:53:40 PDT
How to Weave on a Frame Loom http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Weave-on-a-Frame-Loom/
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Wed, 29 Jun 2011 19:16:20 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
Stochastic knitting http://www.instructables.com/id/Stochastic-knitting/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 14:38:25 PST
Make a Hat on a Circular Loom http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Hat-on-a-Loom/
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Wed, 29 Dec 2010 15:26:25 PST
How to knit and purl http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-knit-and-purl/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2008 19:09:57 PDT
knit a slouchy hat on a round loom http://www.instructables.com/id/knit-a-slouchy-hat-on-a-round-loom/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 09:14:46 PST
Slouch beanie hat made from recycled T-Shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Slouch-beanie-hat-made-from-recycled-T-Shirts/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 09:16:23 PST
Recycle T-Shirts into Seamless Yarn http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-T-Shirts-into-Seamless-Yarn/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 10:09:16 PST
Knotted Neck Warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Knotted-Neck-Warmer/
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:36:30 PST
Create Yarn Pom Poms Using a Fork http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Yarn-Pom-Poms-Using-a-Fork/
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Sun, 2 Dec 2012 11:57:13 PST
Little Puppy http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Puppy/
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Thu, 22 Mar 2012 15:33:06 PDT
DIY Easy Braided Yarn Cowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Braided-Yarn-Cowl/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 02:00:34 PST
Crochet: Magic Ring (Adjustable Ring for Amigurumi) http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Magic-Ring-Adjustable-Ring/
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Wed, 21 Mar 2012 20:35:15 PDT
The Warmest Euphonium in the World! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Warmest-Euphonium-in-the-World/
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Sat, 19 Feb 2011 21:13:18 PST
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
Dr Suess Thing 1 & Thing 2 Diaper Covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Dr-Suess-Thing-1-Thing-2-Diaper-Covers/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:14:47 PDT
Helmet hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Helmet-hat/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:14:43 PDT
Rotating Yarn Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Yarn-Holder/
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Sun, 9 Oct 2011 09:11:36 PDT
Branch Weaving http://www.instructables.com/id/Branch-Weaving/
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 12:38:00 PST
Make your own Pom Poms! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Pom-Poms/
Make your own Pom Poms! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/F1UJ/HYSIRYMS/F9MF1UJHYSIRYMS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/F1UJ/HYSIRYMS/F9MF1UJHYSIRYMS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/F1UJ/HYSIRYMS/F9MF1UJHYSIRYMS.SMALL.jpg Erica_DIY If you don’t absolutely love pom poms or haven’t ever considered making them yourself, perhaps we can sway you after this week’s DIY. We adore pom poms and were beyond excited to discover the Clover Pom Pom Maker, which allows you to crank out pom poms of all sizes and 10 times faster than the conve...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:26:29 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 Kusudama http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Kusudama/
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By: ChrysN

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:57:07 PDT
Making Milk Bag Mats : Mats 4 Haiti http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Milk-Bag-Mats-Mats-4-Haiti/
Making Milk Bag Mats : Mats 4 Haiti - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/KE2Q/HY7T0AKL/FC9KE2QHY7T0AKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/KE2Q/HY7T0AKL/FC9KE2QHY7T0AKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/KE2Q/HY7T0AKL/FC9KE2QHY7T0AKL.SMALL.jpg BeccadK Northwest Haiti Christian Mission Canada has a Mats 4 Haiti Program that distributes milk bag sleeping mats and totes for people in Haiti. I first heard about it when I was talking with some women at a local coffee group. They had an overabundance of milk bag yarn made and ready to be used, but not ...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:19:36 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
2014 World Cup Mini Match Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/2014-World-Cup-Mini-Match-Ball/
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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
Wash Dog Fur for Spinning http://www.instructables.com/id/Wash-Dog-Fur-for-Spinning/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2005 22:47:52 PST
Knit a Round Purple Dish Cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Knit-a-Round-Purple-Dish-Cloth/
Knit a Round Purple Dish Cloth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/U3UG/HF244GF3/F87U3UGHF244GF3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/U3UG/HF244GF3/F87U3UGHF244GF3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/U3UG/HF244GF3/F87U3UGHF244GF3.SMALL.jpg craftknowitall Over 10 years ago a friend brought me a pattern for a round, knitted dish cloth, and challenged me to figure it out.  I was already love to the idea of knitted dish clothes so I accepted the challenge.  It took me a while to figure out what the pattern was trying to get me to do.  When the first o...
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Tue, 9 Apr 2013 07:46:40 PDT
VHS Cassette Yarn Dispenser! http://www.instructables.com/id/VHS-Cassette-Yarn-Dispenser/
VHS Cassette Yarn Dispenser! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/V43D/H5ED87TD/F92V43DH5ED87TD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/V43D/H5ED87TD/F92V43DH5ED87TD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/V43D/H5ED87TD/F92V43DH5ED87TD.SMALL.jpg mattopensource Skeined Productions - 5 minute project to turn your favorite VHS cassette into a nifty two color yarn dispenser!  Tools required: Small Phillips head screwdriver VHS Cassette Scissors Many feet of Yarn (can be any thickness) Remove All Screws & Open VHS Cassette Using the screw driver, remove al...
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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 Dragon Eggs with Baby Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Dragon-Eggs-with-Baby-Dragon/
Crochet Dragon Eggs with Baby Dragon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/P7FJ/HU8O95N4/F9CP7FJHU8O95N4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/P7FJ/HU8O95N4/F9CP7FJHU8O95N4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/P7FJ/HU8O95N4/F9CP7FJHU8O95N4.SMALL.jpg ChrysN This all started when I made a crochet chicken for a co-worker of mine who was feeling sad that she had to give away her brood of chickens (since the city bylaws don't allow them in residential areas).   When another colleague saw the chicken I made, she wanted one too.  "You want a chicken?" I aske...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:45:47 PDT
Crochet Espeon http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-Espion/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:37:05 PDT
Knit Coffee Cozy http://www.instructables.com/id/Knit-Coffee-Cozy/
Knit Coffee Cozy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/PAP7/HTVIDXP9/F3WPAP7HTVIDXP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/PAP7/HTVIDXP9/F3WPAP7HTVIDXP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/PAP7/HTVIDXP9/F3WPAP7HTVIDXP9.SMALL.jpg momoluv In this tutorial I will show you something I do for a 'living'. And you can too! They make great money, so you can start selling them locally! Spread the word!!!!! Gather Materials 1- any yarn2- knitting needles3- felt square4- different color strings5- needles (thick and sharp point)6- patience ...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 11:36:35 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
How to Finger Crochet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Finger-Crochet/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 23:24:15 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
Yarn Balloon Easter/Holiday Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Yarn-Balloon-EasterHoliday-Eggs/
Yarn Balloon Easter/Holiday Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/K5OB/HTD7QZVP/FA2K5OBHTD7QZVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/K5OB/HTD7QZVP/FA2K5OBHTD7QZVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/K5OB/HTD7QZVP/FA2K5OBHTD7QZVP.SMALL.jpg vfrpic These are super simple decorations for Easter, Christmas, or any holiday you choose. just change the yarn or string and embellishment colors. Step 1-Shopping List 1-School glue and water (50/50 mixture)2-Yarn3-Water balloons4-Wax paper5-Medium bowl6-Some TIME!Optional-GlovesOptional-Glitter, Spa...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 13:31:29 PDT