Why is my yarn coming apart?
Any time that you knit or crochet, you either add or remove twist to your yarn as you work. … If you’re removing twist, especially from a yarn that was loosely twisted in the first place, the fibers of those stitches will separate and split easily as you work them.
Why does my yarn twist when I crochet?
It’s completely normal and unavoidable for your yarn to twist while knitting/crocheting. This is caused by the material’s own nature. When transforming a fiber into yarn, torsion is used in the spinning process to make the material resistant.
How do you keep tassels from fraying?
Heat-sealing fringe is a quick and permanent way to finish the edges to prevent fraying. Heat your iron to the cotton setting and hold it upside down so the iron plate faces the ceiling. Hold a small section of the fringe over the iron and gently lower it until it touches the plate for one second.