You asked: How do I store my knitting supplies?

How do you manage a yarn stash?

12 Tips on How to Organize Your Yarn Stash

  1. Take stock of what you have. …
  2. Separate your projects from your supplies. …
  3. Put your yarn where you can see it. …
  4. Discover or create a storage method you love. …
  5. Choose an organization option; sort yarn by weight, fiber or color. …
  6. Use your Ravelry ‘Stash’ to save yarn info.

Can you store yarn in plastic boxes?

Don’t Store In Plastic Bags

Number one, yarn needs to breathe. So, don’t store yarn in plastic bags – at least not for the long term. Depending on the fiber, yarn can hold up to 30% of its weight in moisture without feeling wet. If you like to keep your yarn in easy-to-grab bags, opt for canvas or mesh bags.

How do you store fiber?

Ideally fibers should be stored so that they don’t rub, or move against the plastic bags, if you wrap your fiber in tissue paper then seal them in a plastic bag you’ll avoid most of your problems. The paper will absorb excess moisture and insulate your fiber from the matting/static elements of plastic.

How do you organize yarn cakes?

How to Store Yarn Cakes with Pantyhose:

  1. Wind your Yarn into cakes using a yarn winder.
  2. Cut a section of pantyhose a little bigger than twice as tall as your yarn cake. …
  3. Tie one end shut- you can use a knot or tie off with sock yarn as I’ve done.
  4. Gently stretch your pantyhose sleeve over your yarn cake.
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