DIY Yarn Crafts
DIYs utilizing any type of yarn! Whether it's crochet, macrame or knitting I've got it here
It's super simple to change the size of this free crochet pattern for an afghan square. Just make more or less rounds before the boarder, no math required. Mix up the sizes to make a blanket that will have your eyes moving everywhere. Use multiple sizes to make a jacket. Try switching up the colors and even the color pattern to see what looks you get. The Come Together Square crochet pattern really lends itself to being personalized.🐑
Free pattern: Belinda the Crochet Caticorn by Underground Crafter | This low-sew softie combines a friendly cat with the elegant, mythical unicorn. At 12 inches tall, it's a huggable friend. Includes optional instructions for adding hair and flowers as embellishments. This pattern is part of the fifth annual Softie Crochet Along with #CALCentralCrochet.
The Crochet Activity Book and Knitting Activity Book were both written and created by Debbie Deitke. Each paperback book is in large print and contains over 100 crochet or knit themed puzzles. These puzzles will craft hours upon hours of fun and relaxation for yarn lovers. They may even find some yarnie inspiration within the pages. These books make great gifts, so grab a few of each to stash for emergencies.🐑
2022 Softie Crochet Along with CAL Central Crochet via Underground Crafter | Join the fifth annual Softie CAL for 12 free crochet patterns by top designers for softies stuffed with Fairfield World Poly-Fil. Enter for your chance to win a fabulous prize from GlassEyesOnline, Gurumi Supply, or Hooked for Life Publishing.
These embroidery kits for beginners and beyond will help you get back into crafting and fall in love with hand embroidery. Embroidery always calms me and the finished projects make great gifts. MCreativeJ has a wide variety of kits for all skill levels, as well as designs and supplies for all your hand embroidery projects. I enjoyed relaxing and creating with the Plants + Shapes DIY Applique Embroidery Kit. Now I have a beautiful piece of art to keep or give. 🐑
Crochet stitch DIYs are so much easier when they include a learn to crochet video tutorial for beginners. I want my tutorials to help crocheters of any skill level succeed, so I often include process photos, row by row instructions, a crochet stitch chart or diagram, and a video tutorial. This stitch pattern tutorial has all of them, so no matter now you learn, there's something for you.
Learn how to trim with crochet, knit, novelty pom pom yarn, or anything you can sew or glue in this custom tote bag tutorial. You'll also learn about sublimating (heat transfer images), and sublimation markers. You can use your stash yarn and clear out some of those small balls of yarn you have sitting around. Get colorful and creative and have a blast making some cool tote bags to give, sell, or keep for yourself.
If you need a great-looking border for a crochet afghan or blanket, try this cluster stitch border. It mixes a 4 double crochet cluster stitch and a linen stitch to create a slightly textured border with a clean and classic look. You can play with colors to make the crochet edging fit in with your blanket style. This free crochet border pattern is part of a blanket CAL (crochet along). However, you can add it onto another blanket if that's what makes you happy.
Who doesn't love something awesome poking out from their stocking? If you're looking for a crafty stocking stuffer for a yarn lover, here are two! The Crochet Activity Book and Knitting Activity Book are both full of over 100 yarn and knit or crochet themed word and picture puzzles of many types. There are even some number puzzles, because yarn lovers sure do count a lot, and you can count on these books being a hit!