Crocheting will always have my heart, and will always be my favorite things to do with yarn. But, if you are like me, you end up with a bunch of yarn scraps, remnants or small balls that you don’t know what to do with! Throwing it away is definitely off the table, but what? I searched through Pinterest and Google and found some very fun and very clever ideas.Here are 16 yarn ideas to get your creative juices flowing and I am sure you can come up with a bunch more ideas!
16 CLEVER YARN SCRAP IDEAS
1. Yarn Scraps Fishtail Braid
Use yarn scraps to put some beautiful color in your braid with this tutorial by A Beautiful Mess. So pretty!
2. Yarn Pom-Pom Bookmarks
These simple bookmarks by Design Mom by are such a fun way to keep your place in your book.
3. Yarn Cross-Stitch Office Supplies
Use yarn to bring color and personality to your boring office supplies with this yarn cross-stitch tutorial by Camille Styles.
4. Yarn Wrapped Letters
See how My Sister’s Suitcase used brightly colored yarn to wrap letters for some fun decor.
5. Pom-Pom Rug
This is another fun yarn pom-pom ideas, make a rug! This beautiful rug by Say Yes looks so soft and squishy.
6. Yarn Block Prints
Use a length of yarn to make a unique stamp for a modern piece of wall art. Tutorial found at Whip Up.
Use your colorful yarn scraps to help out your bird friends with nesting materials at Juniper Moon Farm.
8. Yarn Wrapped Bottles
Recycle some old bottles and create a beautiful piece of decor with these yarn-wrapped bottles by Craft and Creativity.
9. Pom-Pom Flowers
And more pom-poms! These simple and sweet pom-pom flowers at Whistle and Ivy bring some summertime color inside and are so simple and easy to make.
10. Yarn Wrapped Stick Teepee
Create a beautiful and fun place for children with this yarn wrapped teepee at The Crafty Crow.
11. Yarn Feathers
These are absolutely gorgeous! Bring some boho vibes to your decor with these beautiful yarn feathers with this tutorial at Infarrantly Creative.
12. Yarn Chandelier
This yarn chandelier at Wedding Chicks is absolutely gorgeous and simple to make. It would be darling in a little girl’s room.
13. Macrame Yarn Garland
Get the tutorial for this fun and colorful macrame garland at A Beautiful Mess
These yarn monsters by Eighteen25 are so cute and a fun project for the kids.
15. Colorful Yarn Macrame Plant holder
This bright colored macrame by Mollie Makes would be a bright addition to your family room or front porch.
16. Woven Bangles
These woven bangles by My Poppet are a fun accessory and can easily be customized with your favorite color of yarn.
I hope these inspired you! I am digging through my yarn stash once I decide which project to start with!