Loop Yarn Ending Yarn Tutorial

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A new type of yarn has appeared in stores, loop yarn. As the name suggest, loop yarn is made up of lots of preformed loops and does not required knitting needles to use.. All you need to knit are your hands.

A number of manufacturers are making loop yarn - Bernat Alize Blanket EZ yarn, Big Twist Loopity Loop Yarn, Red Hearts Loop-It Yarn and Lion Brand Off The Hook Yarn. Links to purchase yarn are at the end of this article.

Needlepointers.com has a series of tutorials on how to use loop yarn. You will find links to these tutorials at the end of this article.

This loop yarn tutorial is on how to add a new skein of yarn. When you run out of yarn or you want to change colors, you need to add a new skein of yarn. Watch this video and read the following photographic instructions to learn how to add a new skein of yarn.

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Attaching a new skein is super easy.

At the end of a row, simply insert the first loop of the new skein into the last loop of your row.

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Then continue knitting the row as before.

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To remove the tails, simply cut them off with a scissor making sure not to cut the loops.

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The following photo shows how project looks after removing the tails:

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NOTE: Some tutorials say to weave the tail into the project, but I found this is not necessary as long as you are careful when cutting the tail.

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Lion Brand Yarn Company 516-102 Off The Hook Yarn, Sea Foam

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Lion Brand Yarn Company 516-106 Off The Hook Yarn, Sailor Moon

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Loops™ Yarn By Loops & Threads®

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Red Heart Loop-It

Fun, fast and easy, Loop-It is a new kind of yarn that requires no hooks or needles! Just use your fingers to pull the loops through one another and watch the fabric appear. Perfect for kids, teens, adults or anyone. Affiliate Link to Red Heart Yarn


Red Heart Loop-It Yarn

This finger looping yarn is designed for fun, fast hand-knitting projects! Affiliate Link to Michaels.com

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