Crafting

How To Install Lighting In Any Cabinet For Less Than $5

How To Install Lighting In Any Cabinet For <$5 Like under cabinet lighting but not the price? Today I'm going to share how you can install lighting in any cabinet for <$5. A few months ago, I got the final shipment of furniture for my room and included in this shipment were the cabinets for… Continue reading How To Install Lighting In Any Cabinet For Less Than $5

Crochet, Crochet Patterns

2 Sided Exfoliating Soap Sack

By combining scrubby yarn (such as Scrub-ology cotton) with the smooth cotton of Peaches & Creme, you get a lovely reversible soap sack that can be used every day. Just turn it over to the scrubby side for some exfoliation when you want it, without the need for an additional washcloth. My 2 Sides Are… Continue reading 2 Sided Exfoliating Soap Sack

Finished Projects, Projects, Sewing

Making Christine’s Dressing Gown For Under $10

"No, what I love best", Lotte said "Is when I'm asleep in my bed, and the Angel of Music sings songs in my head" Christine Daae, Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of The Opera Cue the organ overture and chandelier crash. I've loved the costumes from The Phantom of The Opera ever since I saw… Continue reading Making Christine’s Dressing Gown For Under $10

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The Best Places To Find Free Knitting & Crochet Patterns

Copyright Yarnbending 2021 Free patterns have come a long way from the days of patterns printed on yarn bands and there are now many sites that cater specifically to publishing and / or sharing free patterns, both knit and crochet along with many wonderful designers who are generous enough to share their creations for free.… Continue reading The Best Places To Find Free Knitting & Crochet Patterns

Crafting, Crochet

3 Craft Supplies I Always Buy From Walmart – Save Money, Craft Better

I love the craft store, but sometimes the craft store is not the most economical place to buy your crafting supplies, especially when the exact same (or very similar) item is much cheaper elsewhere. For today's post, I'm going to share three things that are cheaper to buy from Walmart than from the manufacturer or… Continue reading 3 Craft Supplies I Always Buy From Walmart – Save Money, Craft Better

Crochet, Crochet Patterns

Buttons & Bows Ear Saver Pattern

This post contains affiliate links, if you purchase something through one of these links, I may receive a small commission at no cost to you. If you have to wear a mask for long periods of time, you know how much the elastic loops pull on your ears and hurt after awhile. I've seen patterns… Continue reading Buttons & Bows Ear Saver Pattern

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How To Find Yarn Yardage Without Unraveling

Whether I like it or not, math is an integral part of designing and aside from my crochet hooks, is probably the tool I use the most. It's used in everything from figuring out stitch count, sizing, and finding the yardage of yarn used in my designs or projects. This last point is what today's… Continue reading How To Find Yarn Yardage Without Unraveling

Crochet Patterns, Crochet Tutorials

2 Sides Are Better Than One Scrubby

Copyright 2021 Yarn-bending.com By far, the single item I made and sold the most of last year were my simple 3 round face rounds, with a total of nearly 150 face rounds! Because they're quick, simple and functional, the free pattern for them has also been popular and the simplicity of the rounds make it… Continue reading 2 Sides Are Better Than One Scrubby

Blogging, Projects

My Own Personal Flurry!

This morning we had our first and probably only snowfall of the year and so, as I sit here watching the snowfall and listening to Vivaldi's Winter Concertos (from The Four Seasons) and the Frozen soundtrack on repeat, I thought that now would be an apt time to share the non melt-able snowflake flurry I… Continue reading My Own Personal Flurry!