A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Joining an Organized Swap? Please review the rules and info on a regular basis.
Total Members: 297,507
Currently Running With Scissors:
302 Guests and 6 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2 3  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Kool Aid Yarn  (Read 4117 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
TinkB
« on: April 25, 2006 01:50:00 PM »

my son made these kool aid yarn Smiley

http://i44.photobucket.com/albums/f35/jrjt/Crafts%20i%20made/h.jpg

http://i44.photobucket.com/albums/f35/jrjt/Crafts%20i%20made/IM001484.jpg
« Last Edit: December 25, 2010 02:54:40 PM by jungrrl - Reason: changed non-working images to links » THIS ROCKS   Logged
Reba
« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2006 01:56:40 PM »

It's always good to get them started with the yarn addiction young.  Roll Eyes

I LOVE the ball of yarn on the left of the 2nd pic.  So bright and summery.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
TinkB
« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2006 02:15:22 PM »

ty Reba, Jacob had alot of fun, he bought more yarn and more kool-aid lol
THIS ROCKS   Logged
AlmondEyes121
« Reply #3 on: April 27, 2006 11:45:45 AM »

I love this idea! Is there a tut on here that shows you how to go about that?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Always Almond ^_^
Homerof2
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 6173
Joined: 19-Jan-2006

Loving life being a full-time wife


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: April 27, 2006 01:37:18 PM »

That look so neat!  I've heard of kool aid dying but have never seen the finished product.

Is it color fast or will it run when you wash it?  Do you have any idea what the yarn is going to be used for?

THIS ROCKS   Logged

RinoaRose
« Reply #5 on: April 28, 2006 12:57:43 PM »

that is a really great idea but do you know if the color will wash out?
THIS ROCKS   Logged
TinkB
« Reply #6 on: April 29, 2006 10:02:49 PM »

tut to make  AlmondEyes121


I used 6 cups water
4 cups vinager
one pouch kool aid

mix it all in pan, while heating soak yarn in sink in warm water, then when mixture is almost to boil add yarn, simmer 45 minutes, take out i let it cool to room temp then rinse out and let dry Smiley

Rose, nope I have never had trouble with it coming out of yarn
 and


Homerof2  im doing socks out of it and My son wants a felt bowl out of some
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Homerof2
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 6173
Joined: 19-Jan-2006

Loving life being a full-time wife


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #7 on: April 30, 2006 08:03:44 AM »

How did the yarn turn out variegated if you only used one packet of Kool-aid?

What kind of yarn did you use, cotton or acrylic?



THIS ROCKS   Logged

AlmondEyes121
« Reply #8 on: April 30, 2006 05:01:07 PM »

tut to make  AlmondEyes121


I used 6 cups water
4 cups vinager
one pouch kool aid

mix it all in pan, while heating soak yarn in sink in warm water, then when mixture is almost to boil add yarn, simmer 45 minutes, take out i let it cool to room temp then rinse out and let dry Smiley

Rose, nope I have never had trouble with it coming out of yarn
 and


Homerof2  im doing socks out of it and My son wants a felt bowl out of some

Thanks TinkB! I just bought some yarn and kool aid. I plan on doing my hair and the yarn at the same time. lol Wish me luck!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Always Almond ^_^
TinkB
« Reply #9 on: April 30, 2006 05:15:25 PM »

AlmondEyes121 lol i want to see your hair when you are done lol



Homerof2
I just stuck some the yarn in one pan of mixture and the other half in another pan Smiley
I Used Wool yarn
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2 3  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Draw Jeremy Lin from the New York Knicks
How to Draw Johnny Bravo
Romantic Loner
Romantic Loner Short
Saving and Recovering Your Photos in Photoshop CS6
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Seed Packet Gifts
Cooking: Honey Month
September 19th - Talk Like a Pirate Day!

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.