I am a child of the 70’s and even if that dates me, I love anything that with 70’s nostalgia to it. I have been seeing pom pom wreaths a lot lately, and have been anxious to try making my own. To really get into the 70’s feel though, I decided to take it one […]
Yarn Crafts and Projects
Yarn crafts don’t have to be limited to knitting. There is a whole wide world of fun, unique yarn projects that you can create – some that don’t even require needles! Browse all of our latest yarn craft ideas below for inspiration and click on project images for detailed instructions.
I enjoy cross-stitching and was intrigued by Clover’s Embroidery Stitching Tool. My first mistake was thinking that because you have to use an embroidery hoop and embroidery thread that this product would some how produce the same stitches that I use for cross-stitching. In my mind, I was seeing little cross-stitch x patterns. The stitching […]
Miniatures have always been a craft supply that has eluded me. What to do with them? Minus stringing on a chain and wearing as jewelry, I’m stumped! When I stumbled upon Agnes at Knock Knocking, I was thrilled to see all sorts of miniatures mixed in with one of my very favorite craft elements, yarn! The combination is […]
Trying to keep warm this winter, I decided to knit myself a cowl. A cowl, which is technically just a knitted tube, some how becomes a perfectly draped, luxurious, knit piece when you put it on. Another bonus of the cowl is it’s an easy knitting project, especially for beginner yarn and needle crafters like […]
We’re featuring yarn crafts this week to highlight the new line of yarns available at ConsumerCrafts.com You’ve probably heard me say over and over again, “Garlands are IN!” because, well, they are. I’ve seen versions of Pom Pom Garlands all over the web for a year now, and we’ve decided to whip up a version […]
Love yarn? Me too. And one of my favorite embellishments for yarn crafts is Pom- Poms! I remember making them as a little girl, using cardboard circles and wrapping and wrapping….and then get frustrated when the cardboard wore out. Thank heavens for the modern age and the Darice Easy Knitting Pom Pom Maker. No more […]