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Clever Crafter’s Guide to Wool

Clever Crafter's Guide to Wool on Katie Crafts;

Whether you are a crochet or knit beginner or a yarn aficionado, it’s always fun to learn new things about the most important supply in your stash. One of the best kinds of yarns to use (in my opinion) is wool, so here are some stats and facts about where wool around the world comes from, as well as some tips on the different types!

This very helpful infographic about wool comes to us courtesy of Tom Melby, owner and director of animal shearing equipment company Clippers Ireland. Thank you so much for sharing!

I’m currently working on two additions to my crocheted amigurumi fruit bowl: a smiley orange and a happy pear. Stay tuned for both those patterns!

What is your favorite kind of yarn to use?

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DIY Valentine’s Wreath

DIY Valentine's Wreath Tutorial by Katie Crafts;

Project: DIY Valentine’s Wreath

Only one week left til Valentine’s Day! Next week, I’ll post a bunch of last minute projects you can make to celebrate that are Valentine’s worthy, but for now let’s focus on this super adorable wreath! It looks so damn cute on my front door! Continue reading DIY Valentine’s Wreath

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How To Make T-Shirt Yarn

Project: How To Make T-Shirt Yarn

A few days ago, I posted a super easy DIY tutorial on how to make No Sew Braided Headbands. In case you were waiting for the weekend to arrive to try the project out, and have found yourself ready to begin but without the needed t-shirt yarn: fear not! I will show you in FIVE minutes with only TWO materials what to do to make your own! Continue reading How To Make T-Shirt Yarn