Tips and Techniques: Getting to Know Yak Yarn & Free Crochet Hat Pattern

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I’m Marie from Underground Crafter and I love trying out new yarns. Whether I find them in the local yarn shop, while browsing online, or when visiting a one of the many fiber festivals around the country, getting to play with yarn is one of the best things about being a designer.  If you love playing with […]

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Stashbuster: Embellish a Chandelier with Tassels & Pom Poms

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Sometimes we have a little bit of extra yarn left over from a project, but we can’t bring ourselves to throw it away.  Enter the stashbuster projects!  One of my favorite ways to use up yarn is to make pom poms and tassels.  Pom poms and tassels are so easy to make and can really […]

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Make Amazing Projects with Multicolored Yarns

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If you’re like me, you are instantly drawn to multicolored yarns in the store or at a fiber festival. But once you get home, you may find it challenging to pick a project that suits the yarn. Today, I’m going to be sharing my tips for using more multicolored yarns in your crochet and knitting projects!  Working with multicolored yarns […]

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Seriously Sweet Valentine’s Knitting Patterns

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This Valentine’s Day, I have decided that I want to give the special people in my life something truly special.  Something more than just flowers, a box of chocolates or a bottle of wine.  This year, I have decided that everyone will be getting something hand knit by me:  a gift from the heart!  Whether I […]

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Regional Roundup: Yarn Events in February

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Happy month of love, yarnies. This year for Valentine’s Day, you have so many options for crocheting and knitting. Make something for yourself, your significant other, your best friend, or anyone else in your life you just want to show some appreciation to. This is definitely the perfect time. If you were lucky enough to […]

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