There’s a lot to love about giant yarn. It’s super cozy, knits up really fast and has to-die-for texture. So when Anja Johnson from Peony & Thyme wanted to show us how to use it to make a throw pillow, we were quick to jump on board. Watch her video below to get the gist of this tutorial, then use the directions to break down the project step-by-step.
If you're one of those knitters who can't bear to part with yarn leftovers, there's good news: this fiber-friendly tree decor will give those scraps a purpose! You just need to master the technique for one garland and one ornament — both of which are super easy — and you'll have an adorable yarn-laden holiday statement piece.
Woven yarn baskets are stylish storage solutions and so simple to make! In this short project tutorial, designer Anne Weil walks you through weaving a yarn basket with chic leather handles using oversized yarn. It's perfect for holding everything from magazines to craft projects and comes together in a snap.
You've probably seen those cozy and oh-so-adorable knitted pouf patterns floating around your favorite craft sites, but here's something you probably didn't know: The knitted pouf patterns are more simple than you think!
Counting sheep is easy with this plush pillow! Knit stockinette stitch with worsted yarn and work the sheep with charted intarsia colorwork. You'll get black and white yarn for the sheep, and all you have to do is choose your favorite background color!
We found your new ally for accuracy: Clover Locking Stitch Markers! With the superior fastening of your safety pin locking mechanism, you'll simply hook the marker into your preferred stitch, and enjoy knitting with no slippage as it locks into place.
Tell those wrinkles to take a hike! Soak Flatter Spray is an effective smoothing spray that will leave your fabric sleek, silky-soft and static-free. Made with plant derivatives and renewable materials, and available in fragrance-free options, this spray is just what the doctor ordered to keep both your skin and the environment happy.
Your friend for a quick fix! Clover Chibi with Darning Needles is a go-to for fixing holes, weaving in ends and seaming projects, featuring a three-needle set including numbers 13, 17 and 20. Your set also includes a handy, needle-shaped case, so you can stash your new tools with both practicality and style.
Everyone knows the best projects are the ones you make yourself. Get inspired by your fellow crafters and find your next creation!