Free Pattern Friday: Yarn Bobbins

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How cute are these little llamas?  They're intended for storing little bits of yarn -- they would really be handy when you're done a project and want to keep a sample of the yarn for future reference or repairs.  Or you might even use a little bobbin like this for intarsia, though I would use pretty thick cardboard.

Image by Picot Pals

 

 

If you're not into llamas, there are kitten ones, thread-themed ones, these adorable sheep, and little waving animal ones.  

Images by (clockwise from top left) Little White Whale, Wild Olive, Wild Olive, American Felt and Craft

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Or you could emulate these sly lambs (I can't find these for sale anywhere, but I couldn't leave them out of this round-up!):

Image by Gwyn M. Lewis

 

 

 

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And a last, very quick and pretty idea, is Attic24's yarn pegs:

Image by Attic24