Can You Bring Yarn On a Plane?

Flying can be stressful. There are so many rules and regulations regarding what you can and cannot bring on a plane. This can be especially confusing when it comes to items like yarn. Can you bring yarn on a plane? This blog post will tell you if you can bring your yarn on a plane, … Read more

Can Yarn Be Ironed? Everything You Need To Know

Hey Crotchers, welcome back! Is your yarn wrinkled or kinky, and you do not like it? Have you been told that using an iron on your yarn is wrong? Did you ever try to Iron, and your fabric melted? Yarn ironing is one of the most challenging tasks, but today, we’ll have a detailed explanation … Read more

Can I Substitute Dk For Sport Weight Yarn?

If you’re a knitting enthusiast, you’ve probably encountered a situation where you need suitable yarn for a project. Maybe you’re missing a skein of the recommended yarn, or you’re trying to save some money and want to use a less expensive yarn. Whatever the case, you’re probably wondering if you can substitute DK for sport-weight … Read more

Can You Use Fabric As Wallpaper?

Wallpaper is a great way to add personality to a room. But sometimes traditional wallpaper just doesn’t work with the space or budget you have.  Luckily, there are other options for adding pattern and color to your walls that are both inexpensive and easy to apply. One such option is fabric wall covering. Can You … Read more

How Long Before Scissors Get Dull?

You’ve probably experienced the frustration of using dull scissors. They’re not nearly as effective as they could be and can even be dangerous in some cases. Luckily, there are many ways to sharpen your scissors without having to take them to a professional.  In fact, most people can do it at home with just a … Read more

Can Scissors Cut A Wire? Sewing Accessories

If you’ve ever tried to cut wire with scissors, you might have been surprised. There’s a reason that wire cutters exist. Although they’re not the easiest tool to use, they do get the job done. But if all you have is a pair of scissors on hand, don’t despair. You can still cut through your … Read more

Can Regular Scissors Cut Fabric?

Cutting fabric with regular scissors is a surprisingly common mistake. I’ve heard stories of people who have ruined their favourite pair of non-fabric scissors trying (and failing) to cut fabric with them.  Luckily, there are special scissors designed for cutting fabric. These special scissors have blades that can cut through multiple layers of fabric without … Read more