DIY: Weave Your Way Through Winter

With the right tools and a bit of practice, you can hand make a pair of soft and warm gloves, a scarf, hat, pillowcase or just about anything you can find a pattern for. There are many helpful resources available online that can help guide you every step of the way to create something special and unique for yourself or a friend. Some of our favorites are on Pinterest and MarthaStewart.com. Start creating something warm and fuzzy today!

Methods

While some prefer knitting and others crocheting, both techniques can yield amazing results with some practice. It all comes down to personal preference. For a budding little artist, a loom is fun and great for kids to practice on.

Materials

You're allowed a lot of flexibility with the materials you use for knitting or crocheting projects, depending entirely on what you want to make. Here is a selection of yarns of varying thickness and type for you to choose from!