What can I do with lots of yarn?
What can you make with tube knitting? (video)
What can I make out of wool?
Can you knit without needles?
Arm knitting for beginners is a unique alternative to knitting with traditional needles, especially if you like quick and easy DIY projects. Many of the arm knitting patterns featured in this roundup can be completed in an hour or less, making them perfect for crafters with very busy schedules. via
What can you do with yarn and your fingers?
Can you use sock yarn for other projects?
It is perfectly usable to make nice hats, mitts, shawls, lightweight garments, baby blankets, blankets (see all the sock yarn blankets being made!) and whatever else you care to work it into. via
Can you Respin yarn?
Yarn can be re-spun directly from the bobbin after removal of the twist (without use of a ball winder, if desired). via
How do you finger knit? (video)
How do you knit a tomboy?
Start by tying a small loop around the first popsicle stick. Then make your way around the popsicle sticks, making a loop (without tying a knot) around each one. When you make it back to the first one, bring the wool above the knotted loop. Then pull the loop, bringing it over the top of the strand of wool. via
How do you make a yarn tube? (video)
What can I do with odd balls of wool?
What can I make with 100 yards of yarn?
That said, there are still a few cute ideas for that single ball of bulky weight yarn.
What can I knit with white yarn?
Can I use pencils instead of knitting needles?
You can knit with pencils pretty easily. You will also want to make sure the pencil is sharp, but not too sharp. In order to knit with a pencil, you will need to have a needle that tapers off at the end, making it easier to knit, but beware of extra sharp pencils that can harm you. via
Is it easier to knit or crochet?
Once you've learned the basics, many people find crocheting easier than knitting because you don't have to move the stitches back and forth between needles. Crocheting is less likely to unravel by mistake than knitting is. This is a major benefit of crocheting when first learning how to crochet vs knit. via
Is finger knitting easy?
Finger knitting is a fabulous and easy craft for kids of all ages (from around the ages of 5 and up, but younger kids may be capable also). It's a simple stitch, requires no experience or expertise, no equipment other than yarn and scissors and it is much, much quicker and easier than traditional knitting. via
What is the best yarn for finger knitting?
The most important yarns to be looking at for beginners are acrylic, cotton and wool. You will also come across blends such as a acrylic/wool blend. These are also great to use for beginner products as they are standard, easy to use and are easily to find in stores and shops. via
How do you finger knit with 2 fingers? (video)
Can you make a blanket by finger knitting?
Knitting a blanket is a long process, but is not too complicated or advanced for a beginner finger knitter. Grab your favorite colored yarn and a pair of scissors and you have just what you need. There are several different types of ways to finger knit, but the four finger knit is an adequate way to create a blanket. via
How many balls of yarn does it take to make a shawl?
How Much Yarn Do I Need to Crochet a Shawl/Poncho? When it comes to shawls and ponchos, you are most likely going to need three to five skeins of yarn. via
What can I do with 3 skeins of yarn?
How many balls of yarn do I need for a scarf?
To make a scarf, it depends on what stitch you are using and how long you want your scarf to be. We recommend between 1 and 3 balls of bulky wool: 1 ball if you want to make a short cowl like the Downtown Snood. 2 balls if you want to make a scarf like our High Line Loop. via
What can I knit with 200 yards of yarn?
These are some great ideas for 200 yards of fingering weight yarn.
What can I knit with 400 yards of yarn?
However, there are plenty of accessories you can knit in this yardage and weight.
What else can you use sock yarn for?
How do you finish yarn?
Can you card yarn?
Wool carding involves separating and straightening sheep's wool with two brushes so that it can be used to make fiber art or yarn for knitting. Carding can also be used to create various fiber blends or combine different colors. Once you are familiar with the process, you can begin hand processing wool at home. via
How do you finish hand spun yarn?
Soak your freshly spun yarn in a bath of plain water or wash it with your favorite washing agent. Use hot-to-cool water but keep the rinse water at the same temperature as the wash if you want to avoid fulling in this step. Soak in each bath for approximately 20 minutes to thoroughly wet the wool. via
What is the easiest thing to knit?
The easiest things to knit are going to be things that are knit flat and require no shaping, such as a scarf or blanket. There are also some hat patterns knit flat and seamed, such as the Easiest Ever Knit Hat, which requires no shaping. via
Can a 5 year old knit?
When's the Right Time to Teach? Some children learn to knit around age five or six, but many kids don't have the necessary hand-eye coordination (or attention span) until they're a few years older. Knowing the child you're working with plays a big part in the teaching process. via