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1,426 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

Replace one word in a movie title with yarn

Replace one word in a movie title with “yarn” or “yarns” and post the results below. Have fun :)

261 views, 0 by Nicole

Nicole

thinking of trying new yarns..any suggestions?

Hi everyone! I’m thinking of trying new yarns, but don’t know what would be a good quality yarn that’s inexpensive. I’ve used bernat, red heart, cannon, fun fur, and woolease (not spelled correctly, I know…). I want to try something new for a...

167 views, 0 by Pug

Bulky yarn pattern

Hello everyone, I am hoping y’all might be able to help me. I enjoy crocheting with Bernat blanket yarn and others that are similar. However, I haven’t been able to find many patterns for throws or baby blankets. If anyone could help I’d...

225 views, 0 by jeanieb

Bulky/Chunky 100% Wool Yarn

I am brand spanking new here, and new to crocheting as well. I am in search of really bulky, chunky type 100% wool (Merlino, Alpaca, etc) yarn. I want to try to make something bulky but easy to crochet since I am so new to crocheting. I...

252 views, 0 by Nicole

Nicole

moving and would love to know of any good places to get yarn in New Hampshire?

I’m actually moving from CT to NH and don’t know anything about where I’m moving to. Wanted to know if anyone knows of anywhere that’s good to get yarns or craft fairs of sorts in New Hampshire in the lower east corner of the state? Any info is...

270 views, 1 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

RESOURCE: Yarn Weight Chart

I found this information at http://www.craftyarncouncil.com/weight.html

974 views, 0 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

TIPS: Yarn Storage

What are your TIPS re: storing your “yarn stash”?

396 views, 0 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

TIPS: selecting the yarn

What are your tips re: selecting the yarn?

751 views, 0 by Kristi

Kristi

Lighting for using black yarn

Ok, I know I am not that old (48) but already using 2x magnification and currently doing a shawl for a customer in the Crystal Mexican yarn in black. Curious question, what kind of lighting do you all use when using a black yarn/thread. I...

718 views, 0 by Transitoria

Transitoria

Bernat Blanket Yarn in Black?

I’m trying to track down Bernat Blanket Yarn in Black. I haven’t been able to find it in black and am starting to wonder if they even make it in that color. Seems odd to me if they don’t. Does anyone know?

403 views, 1 by BarbS

BarbS

Yarn Comparison Chart

I was getting confused by pattern references to ‘fingering’ yarns and ‘DK’ yarns, so went to google and found this Yarn Comparison Chart. It helps give an idea of how to combine weights and types of yarn. ...

307 views, 0 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

Yarn Source

just so I can track this down again in the future … http://ca.deramores.com/customer-service UK site . “but” >> if you order $75 or more, the shipping to Canada is FREE!! FREE? REALLY .. uh huh!

360 views, 0 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

Yarn Holders

check out these nifty ideas for yarn holders: LINK I especially like this one posted on the page…

538 views, 1 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

Yarn Storage

I’m loving this!!!! I want to toss out all my china and fill my china cabinet with yarn hahaa source: https://plus.google.com/103826363587607217466/posts/JpNnjxgqFzJ

358 views, 0 by Charles

Charles

Ever been told not to crochet with "knitting" yarns?

This article is a MUST read which clarifies this attitude and corrects the nay-sayers. I think.

334 views, 0 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

Len's Mill Store Yarn Special

every yarn that is “green” (or has green in it) is 15% off for the month of March (2017). And green is my favourite colour!! hmmm

302 views, 0 by Debbie Pribele

Debbie Pribele

Yarn Bobbins

I’m really loving the “clothespin” bobbin. I’ve used plastic bobbins in the past and they work really well, but the clothespins can be clipped onto the work so that they aren’t bobbing back and forth, getting tangled, etc. Simple wrap the...

360 views, 0 by Transitoria

Transitoria

Weight versus Yardage

I’m going to start a new pattern soon. It calls for 34 ounces of yarn OR 600 yards. I’ve found a yarn to use, but each 3.5 ounce skein has 192 yards. Should I order by the ounce or by the yardage? This breaks down to 9.7 skeins if I go by ounces,...

297 views, 0 by SheilaSchnauzies

SheilaSchnauzies

Hi Crocheters!

So excited to have found your awesome community! I’m Sheila, and my crochet patterns are published online under the name SheilaSchnauzies. I’m originally from Kansas City but transplanted to Omaha back in the 1990’s due to my husband’s job. I...

350 views, 0 by janegreen

janegreen

My Prize

Thank you Crochet Community team for these awesome yarn! My favorite viscose just arrived! Best regards, Jane | beautifulcrochetstuff.com