My name is Julia. I have five large and five small plastic bins stuffed with yarn. Most of my yarn has been given to me, because I do a lot of charity knitting and crocheting. This website will show you what you can make with scrap yarn.
Finished size: 34 1/2” w x 34 1/2” h (88 cm x 88 cm) Materials: 258 g medium-weight yarn for A (Ivory) 220 g medium-weight yarn for B (Light Blue) 51 g medium-weight yarn for C (Navy Blue) US H (5 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge Yarn needle Gauge: 15 sts… Continue reading Granny Square Baby Blanket
Finished size: 27” w x 27” h (69 cm x 69 cm) Materials: 7.83 oz (222 g) soft light-weight yarn US J (6 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge Yarn needle Gauge: 25 sts and 5 rows = 4” (10 cm) Directions: Ch 116. 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Sc… Continue reading Rainbow Sherbet Baby Blanket
Finished size: 18” w x 18 1/2” h (46 cm x 47 cm) Materials: Main color: 4.09 oz. (116 g) soft medium-weight yarn Contrasting color: 2.79 oz. (79 g) soft medium-weight yarn US H (5 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge Yarn needle Gauge: 39 sts and 19 rows = 4” (10… Continue reading Preemie Blanket
The pattern for this blanket can be found at: http://www.knotsoflove.org/nicu-blanket-patterns and http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/joys-nicu-blankie. Additional Directions: I used a total of 4.87 oz. (138 g) of a soft medium-weight yarn. One pattern said to make the blanket 20″ x 24″ (51 cm x 61 cm.). The other pattern and the Knots of Love NICU Blanket Patterns Page… Continue reading Joy’s NICU Blankie
Head Huggers: Knit Pattern: 20 The Inside Out Knit Chemo Cap Knit Head Hugger Designed by: Joyce Forker http://www.headhuggers.org/patterns/kpatt20.htm I used 33 g of a light-weight yarn to make this adult size hat. The designer did not list the gauge for this pattern. Donation: This hat will be donated to the knitters guild in my… Continue reading The Inside Out Knit Chemo Cap