Welcome!

Welcome to the Craft Yarn Council's web site, the yarn industry’s one-stop resource.

People of all ages—more than 50 million—know how to knit, crochet and craft with yarn because its fun, relaxing and you can make great things. Whether you are a beginner or experienced knitter or crocheter, a designer or someone interested in learning more about the industry, you've come to the right place!

Bigger. Bolder. Better. Meet the Super Scarf.

The Super Scarf is the go-to project this fall and winter with a variety of free stylish patterns from numerous designers and manufacturers. It shouts bigger, bolder and better and will make a fashion statement while keeping you extra warm in style. Bonus: it can double as a throw! So whether you’re looking for a project to make for yourself, or as a gift for someone else, click here to be bold and go big this season and find your perfect Super Scarf.

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I Love Yarn Day Oct. 15, 2016
gear up and help Warm Up America

Want to LEARN to knit or crochet?
Get started fast!

PATTERN question?
Project instruction have you stumped, then take a look at these links.
Abbreviations
Crochet 911
Knit 911

Looking for a CHARITY?
Keep people in need warm this winter!
Warm Up America!
Friendship Shawls

Teaching KIDS?
To find out what and how to teach children of all ages.

DESIGNERS
Here's all you need to know to successfully work in the industry.

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