How do you organize yarn cakes?
How to Store Yarn Cakes with Pantyhose:
- Wind your Yarn into cakes using a yarn winder.
- Cut a section of pantyhose a little bigger than twice as tall as your yarn cake. …
- Tie one end shut- you can use a knot or tie off with sock yarn as I’ve done.
- Gently stretch your pantyhose sleeve over your yarn cake.
Do yarn balls take up less space?
Wind your yarn into a Yarn Ball
I’ve recently started doing this too… they take up less space and roll off easier whilst working knit or crochet. Also they look super cute. Not so great for direct shelf storage as they will roll off but if you keep your yarn in baskets like me it’s a great space saver.
How do you keep yarn from getting dusty?
Store all yarn in a climate controlled environment, not in a damp basement or hot attic. Store yarn in an extra closet (hanging shoe holders work great for this) or in plastic tubs out of direct sunlight. Do not store yarn in baskets on rugs.
How do you store amigurumi?
Some of the best storage options are air tight tubs or even giant Ziplock bags. Keeping your item safe from air exposure will minimize the risk for mold. As a side note: tubs and giant Ziplock bags also work great for yarn storage if you need a safe place to store your yarn collection while it’s not in use.