Ten t-shirt yarn projects you will want to make right away. Includes DIY crochet hexagon rugs, a clutch purse with fringing (love!) and two crochet storage tubs. Make your own t-shirt yarn to start on these projects now! Here’s how.
1. Macrame wall hanging
Embrace the macrame comeback knots and all! Use t-shirt yarn to make a this version and add splashes of neon paint to bring the 70s decoration into the 21st century.
2. How to knit a cord
Here’s a fun tutorial! Knit a cord (with your index finger and crochet hook) which you can use to make necklaces more. Here’s how.
3. Triangle design crochet basket
Ace the mid-year organisation report with a set of handmade t-shirt yarn storage baskets. With a set of these circular holders your making corner with pass with flying colours.
4. Macrame plant hanger
Ideal for brightening up indoor spaces or prettifying the porch, nothing says ‘boss succulent collector’ as well as neon plant hangers. Learn how to make your own with our easy step-by-step tutorial.
5. Chunky crochet stool cover
Use fabric of tshirt yarn to make a cushty stoll cover following Micah Makes‘s tutorial.
6. Cat basket
8. Crochet clutch purse with fringe
We do love fringing! Make a statement fashion accessory with El Bigote y la Coronade Mamá. (Translation required)
8. Simple storage tubs
Chunky crochet storage baskets for craft supplies: small enough to pop on your sewing table and large enough for storing all sorts!
9. Yarn chandelier
What do you get when you cross an embroidery hoop with a ball of yarn? A crafty chandelier! Upscale the DIY for big impact at weddings.
10. DIY tshirt yarn rug
It’s the make your giant crochet hooks and t-shirt yarn has been waiting for. Learn how to make a crochet rug in six steps.
Spin yourself a spiral rug with Anne Weil’s fun hula hoop loom technique. Try this genius idea in Mollie Makes 56.
Mollie Makes 56 is on sale 24 July. Available from all good newsagents, supermarkets and our official online store. Sold out? Download it from Zinio, Google Play or Apple Newsstand. Don’t forget your project templates for this issue.