How to make a Spool Knitted Rug

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Spool Knit Rug

A lot of spool knitted rugs are made by simply sewing the cord together.

This tutorial will explain how to make a spool knitted rug that looks braided.

Click the image below to watch the video in Youtube.


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Start spool knitting yarn. For a video on how to spool knit, click this link.

After you have several yards of spool knitted cord completed. Please watch the above video to see how to make a chain with the cord and how to sew the rug together.

Spool Knit Rug

Spool knitting is an easy knitting technique that even children can do. If you want to teach a child to knit, teaching them how to spool knit is one way to get them started.

For more free spool knitting project, click here.

Spool knittings repetitive process makes it an excellent craft while riding as a passenger in a car, waiting in a doctor's office, commuting on a train or bus, or watch TV.

To see a video on the finished rug, click the image below.

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