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Home-made yarn winder out of LEGOs!

DIY Yarn Swift -- honestly, the most brilliant thing EVER - swifts are SO expensive!! #knitting #crochet #yarn

Tutorial center-pull ball of yarn

Attach a new ball of yarn to a knitting project-

Securing A Ball Winder/ Swift

Swift swatching in the round — Ysolda

Yarn Labels - Ball/skein band symbols deciphered. Helpful!

Yarn Ball Cake Toppers for a Crafting Party or Baby Shower

Of course this only works with natural fibers that can grip each other, but a good idea for using up those expensive leftovers! Learn how to use leftover yarns and turn it to a magic ball. Come visit The Ball of Yarn shop or visit our site at http://www.theballofyarn.com/ ~k8~

russian join... start a new ball of yarn without weaving in ends! Must try this!!!


How to make a center pull yarn ball. Using a pill bottle = brilliant.

Knitting Help - Three Options for Joining a New Ball of Yarn

Yarn love!

Want this...for my yarn

A nostepinne is a Scandinavian knitting tool used to wind your own center pull yarn ball the old fashioned, low-tech way. And they're pretty!

Tutorial for making center pull balls of yarn using a toilet paper or paper towel roll. More details at the site. Easy and so useful to know!

Sock yarn blankie (this is made from left over amounts of sock yarn)

Birch Tree Scarf free knitting pattern link. Mine is being knitted in Debbie Bliss Cashmerino DK charcoal (will need 4 x 50g balls)

Last Minute Mittens knit in Valley Yarns Northampton Bulky. Quick, easy, and warm! #knitting #freepattern