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Yarn Bowl

2 Large containers of Elmers School GlueAs much yarn as desired (more yarn makes a sturdier bowl)1 kickball Dip each piece of string in the glue until fully coveredThen take your index finger and thumb and run them down the yarn squeezing all excess Glue offLay each piece of yarn on the kickballWait at least […]

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Yarn Angels

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These would look delightful decorating a small holiday tree. Keep in mind this project does require adult supervision. You will need: Flat Slotted Clothespin Two Wooden Kitchen Matches Fine white yarn Gold Paint Gold Cord Scissors Craft Knife Fine Point Marker Tacky Glue or Low Temp Glue Gun Angel Wings (out of foam or wood […]

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Friendship Pen

This can be a great gift for kids to give to their friends. This craft works best for kids ages 8 and up. You will need: Ball Point Pen Multi-Color Yarn Tacky Glue or Low Temp Glue Gun Pony Beads Alphabet Beads Instructions for the project: Place a very thin bead of glue near the […]

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Love Bug Yarn Craft

Whether you are looking for a craft to make to decorate your house, or give as a gift, there is a wide variety of holiday yarn crafts. These easy to make crafts, can be a fun addition to a holiday party, a school activity, or just allow you to create some fun crafting memories with […]

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Wrapped Bracelets

This project makes a fun party craft, or great school project. Younger kids can wrap with multi color yarn, while older kids can design their own using floss. You will need: Leather-Like Bracelets 5 Yards of Yarn, Floss or Cord Scissors Instructions for the project: Just have the kids start by wrapping, from one end […]

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Mini Yarn Dolls

Girls everywhere will love making their own doll. They can then give them their own unique look, when dressing and decorating them. You will need: Ivory, Tan or Brown Yarn for Doll Yarn for Hair Embroidery Floss Lace, Scraps of Fabric, Trim and Foam Low Temp Glue Gun or Tacky Glue Rubber Bands A T-shaped […]

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Woven Yarn Basket

Yarn can be a great craft medium for kids. Yarn is both affordable, and easy to find, (check out the large selection), at your local craft store. If you don’t live near a craft store, you can check with family and friends, since many people have leftover yarn from projects, that they happy to pass […]

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Simpler Yarn Dog

This is a great craft, for the youngest crafters who may not have the skills to complete a more complicated project. This would also work well for pre-school or elementary school project. You will need: Thick 8-ply knitting wool Paper White glue or glue stick Dog photos or pictures Cardboard Instructions for the project: Have […]

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Making Yarn Dogs

There are so many different things that you can do with yarn, but one of the most fun is make a yarn dog. Whether you are looking for a party craft, or just some fun with your kids, these crafts can do both. Here are some crafts and ideas for making yarn dogs-Yarn dog-This clever […]

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Stuffed Shaggy Dog with Yarn Hair

You don’t have to be limited to making a completely yarn dog. Yarn can be added to give your dog personality and flair. The soft body of this craft dog makes it a safer toy for a child of any age. You will need: 2 pieces, cotton fabric, 12 inches square Dressmaking pen Scissors Needle […]

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Yarn Puppy

Part of the fun of making yarn crafts, is the creativity you can use. While there are several types of yarn crafts, one of the most fun is making yarn dogs. Best of all the projects are easy to do, and there is typically a yarn dog project that works, for crafters of every age. […]

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Ollie

Yarn,Fake diamonds,Hot glue gun,Google eyes Cut 55 pices of yarn into the same lengthCut 10 little pieces of yarnRoll up some yarn to make a brainTie the 55 pieces of yarn together and put the brain in, then tie the brain in and braid eight legs,(make sure you divide the legs up into about 6-5)add […]

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What You Can Make With Crochet Crafts

While many people consider crochet an old school craft crochet it has become ever more popular today. While you may remember only your grandmother (and her friends) crocheting today people of all ages and both sexes are crocheting. Some of the major benefits of crochet are: It is easy to learn. Crochet is comprised of […]

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Easy Tips for Learning Crochet

Sometime the biggest obstacle about learning something new is that it will just be too hard and complicated. Luckily for anyone wanting to crochet there are several tips that can make learning to crochet much easier. Crocheting is not an activity that is made only for our grannies and for bitter spinsters. It can be […]

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Things You Should Know About Crochet Materials

Crochet continues to rise in popularity and has become a mainstay in the crafting world. From celebrities to everyday people you can see crocheting virtually everywhere. People of all ages and both sexes have taken up crocheting. One of the biggest benefits to being able to crochet is that you can do it virtually everywhere. […]

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String Easter Egg

Happy Children with Balloons

Springtime is a great time of year to get outside and enjoy nature and all the new life that is growing up from the earth. You can make some fun springtime crafts to go along with this time of year. How about making a kite to fly on a windy day or making some Easter […]

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