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Does your yarn keep rolling away when you’re knitting or crocheting?
A yarn bowl is just the thing to fix that problem!
I’ve been wanting a yarn bowl ever since I saw some at a local craft fair. The handmade ones that the potter was selling were beautiful but at $30 to $50 each, were not in the budget at the time.
Back in this post, I showed you a wooden bowl that I’d picked up at one of our local thrift stores.
In this simple step-by-step how-to we demonstrate how my husband, Dave turned it into a yarn bowl for me and how you can make one for yourself.
Wooden bowl 6″ to 7″ in diameter – this beautiful 6″ Acacia wood bowl is the perfect size if you can’t find one at your local thrift store
A cordless Dremel tool and drill bit
First, he drew the shape on the side of the bowl that I showed him from some photos of yarn bowls I found online.
Then he used the lines as a guide to drill several small holes with his cordless dremel tool.
Click next to see how he went about cutting away that excess wood.
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