Yarn Balls

7 Dec

I bought this yarn for one cent per spool. That’s right — 1¢. I have no idea why it was only one cent, but I didn’t ask any questions. I just gathered all the spools I could find and paid a whopping nickel for the last five spools.

Yarn Balls

Then, I grabbed some balloons and glue to make these.

Yarn Balls

Yarn Balls

Yarn Balls

Then, the balls sat on our kitchen table and/or bedroom desk for two months. Until Sunday, when I finally strung them up on some Christmas lights and hung them up using mini hooks in our hallway.

Yarn Balls

Yarn Balls

One of the saddest parts about living in New York City (even in an outer borough) is that you can’t see stars in the sky at night. But now, we can lie in our tiny hallway and stare up at the pretty “sky.”

Yarn Balls

Yarn Balls

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7 Responses to “Yarn Balls”

  1. Nancy December 2, 2013 at 12:44 pm #

    These are beautiful! Thanks for sharing.

  2. kcm702 August 8, 2013 at 10:02 am #

    how about strung up like bunting below a shelf? or if you have a four post bed, along the top? or even hanging across the top area of a window? the possibilities are endless, although you might want to make them smaller to be more versatile.

  3. memuna August 8, 2013 at 7:58 am #

    they are great. Any idea where else I can hang them?

  4. TheCoffee&CraftsChronicles. December 23, 2011 at 10:20 pm #

    The yarn balls all set up under the lights look beautiful, I made a few a while back but they’re jut sitting on a shelf now.

  5. Di December 19, 2011 at 10:40 am #

    Cute pic of you two 🙂

  6. kcm702 December 17, 2011 at 1:57 pm #

    Thanks, Tiffany! Hope you are enjoying your early Christmas celebration!

  7. Tiffany December 17, 2011 at 12:40 pm #

    Kim! Love your blog – just went thru it on the train ride to Penn. Your projects & writing style are great & enjoyable.

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