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14 Scrap Yarn Crochet Patterns

Go green and squash your stash with these leftover yarn crochet patterns.

By: Nicola Trumbull, Editor,
14 Scrap Yarn Crochet Patterns

How many little balls of yarn do you have lying around? Too many? Well, never fear, because 14 Scrap Yarn Crochet Patterns is here! There are quite a few free crochet patterns for scrap yarn to help you burn through that stash in no time.

You can feel great about using your leftover yarn because it's green crafting! By using up all of your yarn, you are preventing waste and helping keep the earth clean. It's a great way to go green without a lot of effort. Don't buy more yarn until you make a leftover yarn afghan or two.

Green crafting can be a lot of fun, especially when you are crocheting. Many crocheters learn how to take yarn from existing sweaters at thrift stores and crochet with the yarn again.

By crocheting with recycled yarn, you can create a recycled craft that was cheap to make and a blast to crochet. Earth day is a great reason to tackle your scrap yarn. Make some earth day crafts and crochet the day away!

Follow these patterns for crochet below and see which one you like best. There are a variety of patterns to make with different stitches and techniques.

Green crafting has never been easier for crocheters and these crochet patterns are going to prove it. Take a deep breath and get ready to purge some yarn and make some great crocheted afghans and granny squares!

Scrap Afghan Patterns

Yarn Stash Easy Crochet Blanket

No, not scrappy fighters - these crochet afghans always play fair! These patterns for crochet will let you pick and choose what yarn you want to use and what colors look best.

The best part about crochet patterns for green crafting is the way you can use whatever yarn you want and still be able to create a beautiful crocheted afghan. Afghan patterns for crochet don't get any more spontaneous and exciting than this!

Scrappy Granny Square Crochet Patterns

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The infamous granny square is here to bust your stash - and help you go green! Granny square patterns may seem time-consuming, but they can be a great way to use up your yarn.

Crochet granny squares also let you decide just how big to make your crochet project or granny square afghan. Follow these patterns below to learn how to crochet granny squares that will eat up all of your extra yarn!

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I am always looking for ways to use up my left over yarn. I have a ton of them. This ebook is a very good book showing many ways to do just that. I saw so many easy projects that I am itching to get out the crochet hook. Thank you for sharing this.

I love any crafts that help me to reuse, reduce, and recycle.


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