If you frequent craft stores and yarn shops as we do, you may be seeing a lot of bowls with swirls and holes carved into them. After realizing that there's no way something with a hole in the side of it could be an ice cream bowl and that it's an item that's used for knitting and crochet, you might be wondering why someone would need a bowl for their yarn.
Today, we are going to officially introduce you to the yarn bowl and show you how to use it to make your knitting and crochet projects so much easier! A yarn bowl is one of the most essential tools that a fiber artist can own.
Yarn bowls help keep yarn clean, organized, and, most importantly, untangled as you work your way through a project. Yarn bowls are also useful and a decorative option for storing your yarn in plain sight, which can serve as a helpful reminder to work on the projects you've started!
To use your yarn bowl: