There are some amazing ways to put your crocheting skills to work without ever touching a skein of yarn. Possibilities as far as the mind can stretch! Here are a few ideas to try and the chances are you have what you need in your house right now!
T-Shirt Yarn aka Tarn – Made by recycling T-shirts.
Plarn – Made by cutting and connecting plastic bags.
Fabric/Sheet Yarn – Made from recycled sheets or fabric.
Googling any of these, will result in a plethora of patterns and ideas. Here are a few samples:
- Recycled Into Yarn (Patterns for T-shirt aka Tarn, Plarn and more!)
- 52 Free Plarn Patterns
- Crochet Pattern Central An extensive list of plarn patterns here!
- Fabric Crochet Patterns
Chime In! I’d love to hear from you! Have you ever used any of these? Would you use any of these? Why or why not? Tell me in the comments below.
Casting off until the next time we hook up,
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