Lots of us crocheters and knitters aren't the only ones who like to play with yarn - our pets, cats especially, seem to love it, too! I'm sure if they could, they would pick up the craft as well. As cute as they are when they play with loose strands, it can become extremely bothersome when our favorite little animals tear apart our stash that we spent money on! I can imagine a lot of us have had ... Read More about How to Keep Your Pets Away from Your Yarn!
I, Knot Bad, have been using a smaller hook for the good part of 3 years (4mm to be exact) to create really tight tension and stitches for making amigurumi and people generally find that impressive - However, if you think that is small, have you ever heard of micro-crochet?! Today, we have our first micro-crochet project using a SUPER small hook. With this size, it makes for perfect earrings to ... Read More about Micro Crochet Heart Earrings
Hi everyone! We have a our very first interview on the Yarn Punk site with one of the most colorful amigurumi artists in the crochet world and streaming world. Please welcome our guest, Kara from Khookcreations! I have known Kara for a few years and have been following her journey via Instagram and twitch and she is truly a delight - she just recently finished a HUGE project in recreating all 151 ... Read More about Interview with the Queen of Beans, Khookcreations!
Our first "official" Yarn Punk guest feature is here; please say hello to Melanie Depcinski , who is the crochet artist over at Counting Crafty Sheep! Today shes got a really cool piece that is awesome during multiple seasons of the year - talk about a win. And it's FREE. This piece was created using Lion Brand Yarn's new Go for Faux (It's seriously yummy. It made shed a little bit, but so worth ... Read More about “Genna with a G Vest” Go For Faux Vest
This post was originally posted to Knotbadami.com, so be sure to click the photo to be directed straight to the blog post! ... Read More about Knit Sloth Hat