How to Crochet Jam Jar Candleholders with String


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May 25th, 2017     

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Video Length: 14:21
Produced by: Evamarie Gomez-Bostic and Carol Fresia; Videographer: Jeff Roos

In this tutorial, excerpted from Take a Ball of String, author and craft instructor Jemima Schlee walks you through how to crochet a lovely jam jar candleholder. She also demonstrates how to dye the crochet cover to achieve an ombré effect.

Supplies needed for crocheted candleholder:

  • Baker's twine or household string
  • Crochet hook: size 4.5 mm = size 7
  • Jam jar: To fit a 1-pound(16-ounce) jam jar, measuring 3 inches (7.5 cm) diameter by 4-1/2 inches (11.5 cm) high
  • Sharp scissors
  • Tea light

Supplies needed to dye the crocheted candleholder:

  • Fabric dye
  • Salt (read dye instructions for quantity)
  • Glass bowl or jug
  • Pebbles
  • Gloves if desired
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