Another great use for bits and pieces of yarn!
And another reason I love going to fibre shows. The above photo is by Hooked by Design, and is an example of hooking. You can do it with fabric strips, or with yarn. You can mke rugs, cushions, bags...
Basically you just pull loops through a piece of hessian to form the pattern you want.
There are some very simple instructions here, and Carole also sells kits to get you started.
This post is part of my advent calendar 2016. Every day in December we're saying so long to 2016 by embracing learning, knowledge and creativity. Each day there will be a new post with a new skill or craft. You can read all the past posts here.