Eight Great Projects to Kick Off Your Holiday Crafting

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Aaahh!!! Real Monsters Krumm Toilet Paper Cozy – What better way to celebrate the 90s than with a toilet paper cozy? And what more hilariously iconic cartoon character to keep your toilet paper safe than the lovable Krumm from Nickelodeon’s Aaahh!!! Real Monsters? Crochet pattern download – $3.

Reservoir Mitts – Women’s fingerless mitts with entrelac pattern on back of hand. Knitscene Accessories 2012.

It’s a Wrap – Knot! Headband – Looking for the perfect transitional season headband – something with a lot of scalp coverage to protect from the sun but one that won’t hold in a lot of head heat? This headband is a fun combination of turban and front tying headscarf, with no worrying about the knot coming undone. Knit pattern download – $4.99.

Striped Beanie or Stocking Cap – Single and double crochet stripes in beautiful Tweed Stripes yarn makes this hat a stand out. Quick and easy, crochet up a beanie in no time – add a few more rounds for foldable stocking cap. Perfect for ladies and gentlemen! Crochet pattern download – FREE!

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Twin Cities Headband – The seed stitch boarder keeps it from curling, the ruffle is just big enough to make a statement but not so big it takes over your head, and the handmade plaid fabric button is the perfect accent. In short: You need this headband! Knit pattern download – $3.50.

Chunky Cabled Cowl – This chunky knit cabled cowl is the perfect quick, one skein project. With a cabled band between a boarder of seed stitch, this cowl is as fun to knit as it is fun to wear. Chunky cables make it easy to wear with any coat; under your heavy winter coat or over a light spring jacket. Knit pattern download – FREE!

WORK+SHELTER Hand Warmers – Side to side knit hand warmers with seed stitch details. Knit pattern download – $2.

WORK+SHELTER Cabled Headband – This chunky cabled headband doubles as a fun ear warmers and knits up quick on big needles! Knit pattern download – $2.