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Crafting Tools & Supplies

Crochet Hooks

Want to get get creative, but not ready to knit? Try your hand-- either left or right-- at crochet! 

You can borrow a selection of hooks.  We also have limited amounts of free yarn, patterns, and crocheting books available. 

If you are a total beginner, check out this video for the basics!

Left handed?  Looking for a challenging pattern with lots of stitches and color changes?   No problem!  YouTube has you covered with tutorials for every skill level.

Glue Gun

Need a glue gun? We have two! Each comes with a limited supply of standard-sized glue sticks.

Knitting Needles

Knitting is good for you...really! A 2010 study concluded that knitting contributed to feelings of social well-being, stress relief, and mood elevation.

  • Don't know how? That's ok! Check out a pair of needles, we have size 0-15. Then check out the book Knitting for the Absolute Beginner or watch a Youtube video (like the one below) to teach you the basics
  • Don't have yarn? That's ok too! Here's a tutorial on how to make "yarn" out of plastic bags.
  • Don't have a pattern? Ravelry is a free community for fiber enthusiasts where you can meet other newbies and find patterns and other info.

Paper Cutters

Sewing Machine & Kit

Never sewed a stitch in your life? Don't know a foot pedal from a bobbin? Watch this video from Good Housekeeping to get started!

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