Category Archives: Money Saving Tactics

How to Soften Red Heart Yarn (and Other Itchy, Acrylic Yarn)

How to Soften Red Yarn (and Other Acrylic) Yarn

Buying yarn for your hobby can be expensive. Many people enjoy crocheting and knitting, but they cannot afford to buy pricey yarn. Some of them utilize coupons and discounts to make these nice yarns cheaper. Others must resort to another method, and buy the cheaper, acrylic yarns. Red Heart Super Saver (RH SS) yarn is a popular brand of acrylic… Read more »

How to Paint DIY Yarn Swift and Niddy Noddy

DIY Yarn Swift and Niddy Noddy

With the weather getting nicer, I was finally able to paint my DIY yarn swift and niddy noddy! For those of you who know about my PVC yarn swift and niddy noddy, feel free to skip right onto how to paint your DIY yarn swift and niddy noddy. For all of my new readers, check out my tutorials on how… Read more »

Tips on How to Earn Swagbucks

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How to Earn Swagbucks - List of Tips on How to Earn SB by Dances with Yarn

Swagbucks is a website that allows you to earn Swagbucks (SB) points through various methods including watching videos, conducting surveys, playing games, shopping online, and even searching the internet. As you rack up points, you can redeem those points in the form of gift cards; they even have visa gift cards so you can use them online wherever! 100 points… Read more »

6 Quick Tips on How to Save Money on Yarn

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6 Quick Tips on How to Save Money on Yarn by Dances with Yarn

As a broke college student, I try to save money whenever I can. Many people tell me to cut things out, or be more frugal with my spending, but I cannot bring myself to cut out one of my favorite hobbies! Yes, crocheting/knitting is an expensive hobby. However, there are several ways to save a few bucks on something you… Read more »