Loop Yarn Knitting Tutorials and Projects

Loop yarn is a new type of yarn.

What is loop yarn?

This puffy yarn features unique preformed loops which makes it possible to knit without knitting needles. All you need are your hands!

Who can knit with loop yarn?

Anyone can learn to knit with loop yarn - children to adults. This is a fun way to introduce knitting to children since cumbersome needles are not needed. After mastering this technique, a child will understand knitting with needles.
Loop yarn knitting is an excellent group activity for Scouts, 4-H, birthday parties and school class projects.

How do YOU use Loop Yarn?

With these loop yarn tutorials, you will learn how to knit, purl, join a new skein of yarn, change colors, bind off and many other loop yarn techniques.

By learning these easy knitting techniques, you can make many stitch patterns including the stocking/stockinette stitch, garter stitch, criss-cross stitch and more.

What can YOU make with Loop Yarn?

This puffy loop yarn is an excellent choice for making cozy, warm blankets, scarves, cowls, and hats.

But do not stop there! You can make pillows, headbands, ponchos, mats, throws, rugs and more.

Loop yarn knitting tutorials and free loop yarn patterns and projects are below.  

Loop Yarn Knitting Tutorials and Projects

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20+ Free Loop Yarn Patterns and Projects

Do you need loop yarn patterns or project ideas? What about a blanket, scarf, cowl, hat or home decor. On this page, you will find many free loop yarn patterns and projects.

Bath Rug Loop Yarn Pattern

Learn how to make a fluffy, soft loopy bath mat using loop yarn. Our free pattern and tutorial will teach a new stitch.

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Doll Scarf

Make a quick and easy scarf for your doll using loopy yarn for an American Girl Doll or 18" doll.
This project is a wonderful way to use up scraps of leftover loop yarn from other projects. One skein of loop yarn could make many of these scarves!

Easter Loop Yarn Wreath

Learn how to make a cute, easy Easter wreath with loop yarn and a free pattern from

EZ Garter Ridge Pillow

How to make a loop yarn pillow. This EZ Garter Ridge Pillow pattern is free from Yarnspirations. Watch our video to learn how to make the pillow with this loop yarn pattern.
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Heart Pillow (Loop Yarn Project)

Learn how to make a heart pillow with loop yarn by watching our video tutorial and reading our step-by-step photo tutorial. Our free pattern is included with a chart. This is a fun, cute knitting project. No knitting needles required, just your fingers. Staff

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Off the Hook, a super plush chenille is an innovative yarn spun with sturdy loops that resemble stitches. Affiliate Link to Amazon

Loop Yarn - Attaching New Skein

From our loop yarn stitch tutorial series. Learn how to attach a new skein of yarn when knitting with loop yarn. It is super easy to do! Staff

Loop Yarn - Criss Cross Stitch Tutorial

Our loop yarn stitch tutorial series continues with learning how to knit the criss-cross stitch with loop yarn. Watch our video tutorial and also read our step-by-step instructions. Staff

Loop Yarn - Garter Stitch Tutorial

Learn a basic knitting stitch and loop yarn stitch with our tutorial on how to knit the garter stitch with loop yarn. Staff

Loop Yarn - How to Bind Off

Ready to end your loop yarn project? Learn how to bind off (cast off) when knitting with loopy yarn. Staff

Loop Yarn - Loopy Stitch Tutorial's own loopy stitch with loop yarn! Learn how to stitch this new loopy stitch with loop yarn. This is the perfect stitch for a bath rug.

Loop Yarn - Stocking Stitch Tutorial (Stockinette Stitch Tutorial)

Learn how to knit the stocking stitch with loop yarn.
Loop yarn features unique preformed loops which means when working with this yarn no knitting needles are required. All you need are your hands.
This loopy, puffy yarn makes it extremely fun, quick and easy to knit blankets, scarfs, pillows, cowls and more. It makes knitting easy and fun for children, pre-teens, teenagers and even adults.
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Loop Yarn Criss-Cross Scarf

Learn how to make a fun criss-cross scarf using the new loop yarn with our video and photo tutorial.

Loop Yarn Magic Yarn

Learn about this new yarn by Lion Brand, Off the Hook Magic Yarn. When you stitch with this yarn a picture magically appears. Kids will love using this yarn to make a star, heart, smiley face or peace symbol.

Click the link above to buy and learn more about this magic yarn with our tutorial.

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This finger looping yarn is designed for fun, fast hand-knitting projects! Affiliate Link to Amazon

Valentine's Day Heart Loop Yarn Wreath

Learn to make a Heart Wreath for Valentine's Day from Loop Yarn (loopy yarn). This is a fun, quick and easy DIY Wreath project that takes less than 30 minutes to make.

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