Yarn Scrap Mason Jar Storage

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Spiff up your mason jars for a fun and functional yarn scrap storage solution! I added a “yarn ball” handle on the lid by wrapping yarn around a circle knob! An easy and fun project that make your crochet area a little more cheerful!

You will need:
– 1 Mason Jar (any size really)
– Round Cabinet Knobs. I used THESE ONES 
– Hand Drill
– Short Pan Head Screw (typically the ones that come with the knob are too long)
– Hot Glue Gun

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You will want to drill a hole (a little smaller than the size of your knob screw into the lid of the mason jar. If you don’t have a drill, a sharp knife will pierce the lid and you can work a hole big enough for the screw to fit through.

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I used the smaller screw in the photo. The larger screw (the one that came with the knob) was too long. Attach your knob.

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Hot glue the lid to the rim (so the mason jar lid doesn’t separate anymore). And begin to wrap yarn around knob.  A little dab of hot glue here and there will do the trick!

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Get extra fancy and hot glue yarn around the lid!

Fill with scraps and enjoy your new little pop of color and yarn scrap storage!

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Comments

  1. Lynn Marie says

    Love the idea but i use mine for stuffing projects such as when I am making baby toys. Don’t have to wonder what is IN the stuffing product JUST YARN.

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