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How to Russian Join Yarn Ends in 7 Easy Steps

Have a break in your yarn? I love using a Russian Join with plied yarns.

Invisible join for changing yarns

Pretty good idea, right? Recycled plastic bottles as yarn dispensers.

I use this all the time, so just had to pepin it for others to learn, seriously once you master it, you'll never want to do it any other way. Also there are lots of photos and a video to help you learn. Foundation single crochet, this is an excellent tutorial for this fabulous method for your first two rows, keeps them from getting too tight, and it's very easy.

Making T-Shirt Yarn

How to make T-shirt yarn photos and text

Easy I Cord tutorial.

DIY Crochet Balls Tutorial by Useful DIY. Great for jewelry or toy making.

yarn by O-Wool

Victorian Fun-Fur. Count three more holes from the outer layer, and then put a pair of sticks over the next two threads. Work the next unit, exactly like the first. Continue working further units in the same way. When you have enough units, take a sharp pair of scissors and cut all the yarn between the sticks, like cutting a pom-pom. Lift out the sticks. Fluff up the pile, and there you have your Victorian fun-fur stitch.

the magic knot... so you don't have to weave in ends.

Learn the Magic Knot Join

Different methods of joining yarn (with links to tutorials)

Changing yarn invisibly on crochet

"The Business of Plarn: Plarn, or plastic yarn, is a wonderful way to recycle/upcycle those plastic bags that most people throw away."

Small Turtle FREE Crochet Pattern! « The Yarn Box

How to Find Both Yarn Ends of a Skein

Crochet Cheat Sheet Oombawka Design Take a look at this awesome Crochet Cheat Sheet! This is a great resource. :-)

Super Easy Tutu Shawl Crochet Pattern