For those with excess yarn and paper towel tubes, youtube user fiberjira created this tutorial video on building an ingenious DIY yarn winder that winds the yarn onto leftover paper towel tubes.


Andrew Salomone

Andrew Salomone

Artist, writer, and teacher who makes work about popular culture, technology, and traditional craft processes.

  • Donna Crystal

    I just found out a very convenient way to use this type of holder … a toilet paper holder on a stand holds that size tube and dispenses the yarn quite well as you work!