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15 Stashbusting Projects For Your Home

Category:
Accessories, Decorations, Homewares, Kitchen, Knitting, Pattern
Author:
Isobel Smith
20 Jul 2015
15 Stashbusting Projects For Your Home

It goes without saying that every knitter has a stash full of odds and ends and unusual yarns that they don’t know what to do with. We’ve gathered 15 of our favourite home DIY projects to tame your stash and make pretty decorations for your home. You’ll be the upcycling envy of all your friends!

1. Pom Pom Rug
Who wouldn’t want to dig their toes into this?

Pom pom rug
(from Say Yes)


2. Print
Be the new Picasso and get artsy with this posh-looking print.

Print
(from Whip Up)


3. Heart

Spread a little love… Or make whatever shape tickles your fancy.
Heart
(from Shelterness)


4. Hanger
Tickle your inner indie yarn dyer.

Wall hanger
(from One Sheepish Girl)


5. Egg Cosies
Brighten up the breakfast table in any colour.

Egg cosy
(from Let’s Knit)


6. Bottle
Save a bottle from landfill AND bust your stash. High five you!

Bottle
(from Catch My Party)


7. Wall Art
Home is wherever there is yarn!

Wall art
(from Jen Loves Kev)


8. Balloon Garland
Go on, get messy with glue yarn.

Balloon Garland
(from We Lived Happily Ever After)


9. Pom pom flowers
Flowers that won’t die - genius, huh?

Pom pom flowers
(from Off Beat Bride)


10. Dishcloths
No one likes washing up but these will make it a pretty affair.

Dishcloths
(from Ravelry)


11. Mug Cosies
Because mugs get chilly too, you know!

Mug cosies
(from Sprawdzona Kuchnia)


12. Hanging Frame
Any frame, any yarn, let your inner DIY queen run wild.

Hanging Frame
(from Design Indulgences)


13. Soap Covers
We’d say these make great gifts but they’re too cute to give away!

Soap Covers
(from Let’s Knit)


14. Flower Pot
Goodbye ugly plant pot, hello yarn-adorned garden!

Plant pot
(from Celebrations At Home)


15. Wall Hanging
An easy project for even the most DIY-disastrous people.

Wall Hanging
(from I Spy DIY)


How have you used yarn in your home? Share your pics with us on our Facebook and Twitter pages!

 

 

 

 

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20 Jul 2015

15 Stashbusting Projects For Your Home

15 Stashbusting Projects For Your Home

It goes without saying that every knitter has a stash full of odds and ends and unusual yarns that they don’t know what to do with. We’ve gathered 15 of our favourite home DIY projects to tame your stash and make pretty decorations for your home. You’ll be the upcycling envy of all your friends!

1. Pom Pom Rug
Who wouldn’t want to dig their toes into this?

Pom pom rug
(from Say Yes)


2. Print
Be the new Picasso and get artsy with this posh-looking print.

Print
(from Whip Up)


3. Heart

Spread a little love… Or make whatever shape tickles your fancy.
Heart
(from Shelterness)


4. Hanger
Tickle your inner indie yarn dyer.

Wall hanger
(from One Sheepish Girl)


5. Egg Cosies
Brighten up the breakfast table in any colour.

Egg cosy
(from Let’s Knit)


6. Bottle
Save a bottle from landfill AND bust your stash. High five you!

Bottle
(from Catch My Party)


7. Wall Art
Home is wherever there is yarn!

Wall art
(from Jen Loves Kev)


8. Balloon Garland
Go on, get messy with glue yarn.

Balloon Garland
(from We Lived Happily Ever After)


9. Pom pom flowers
Flowers that won’t die - genius, huh?

Pom pom flowers
(from Off Beat Bride)


10. Dishcloths
No one likes washing up but these will make it a pretty affair.

Dishcloths
(from Ravelry)


11. Mug Cosies
Because mugs get chilly too, you know!

Mug cosies
(from Sprawdzona Kuchnia)


12. Hanging Frame
Any frame, any yarn, let your inner DIY queen run wild.

Hanging Frame
(from Design Indulgences)


13. Soap Covers
We’d say these make great gifts but they’re too cute to give away!

Soap Covers
(from Let’s Knit)


14. Flower Pot
Goodbye ugly plant pot, hello yarn-adorned garden!

Plant pot
(from Celebrations At Home)


15. Wall Hanging
An easy project for even the most DIY-disastrous people.

Wall Hanging
(from I Spy DIY)


How have you used yarn in your home? Share your pics with us on our Facebook and Twitter pages!

 

 

 

 

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