Finger Knitting Projects: The Trend Anyone Can Try

What is cheap, easy, and doesn’t require any tools? These simple and fun finger knitting projects! Try your hand at these trendy crafts today.

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Holiday Wreath

Holiday WreathCourtesy Lisa DeNardi via Recaptured Charm
You’ll never vacuum another pine needle with this tree-free DIY from Recaptured Charm. Take a foam wreath and some green yarn to create your own version of the classic Christmas decoration. Add painted pinecones and a few glittery branches if you like to complete the look.

Winter Garland

Winter GarlandCourtesy Alison Faulkner
Do like craft mastermind Alison from The Alison Show and quickly do a no-sticks knit to make holiday decorations. Follow her simple video to catch up on the basics of finger knitting, and you'll be ready to create this cool garland.

Chunky Knit Necklace

Chunky Knit NecklaceCourtesy Erin of Thanks, I Made It
Erin from Thanks, I Made It creates trendy jewelry with Jersey fabric yarn, scissors, and brass plumbing couplings from the hardware store. Beginners, take note: Her step-by-step photos make it easy to follow along.

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Chunky Throw Pillow

Chunky Throw PillowCourtesy Anne B. Weil of Flax & Twine
Finger knitting may be easy, but the finished product doesn’t need to look like the work of child’s play. Flax & Twine uses Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick and Quick to create a textured accent pillow cover that adds polish to a neutral chair or couch.

Seasonal Ornament

Seasonal OrnamentCourtesy Anne B. Weil of Flax & Twine
We can’t get enough of Flax & Twine crafts—especially these sweet mini wreaths. The perfect project for a child or a finger knitting beginner, the simple technique creates an adorable decoration that's perfect for fall.

Handmade Headbands

Handmade HeadbandsCourtesy Gina via Willowday
Make the perfect cool-weather hair accessory with this project from Willow Day. Thread, a felt flower, and elastic are all you need for this simple child’s headband; attach multiple flowers around the length of the band for a comfy flower crown.

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Pretty Placemat

Pretty PlacematCourtesy Anne B. Weil of Flax & Twine
Though this craft from Flax & Twine might be something to work up to (it’s more time-consuming than the others you’ve seen), it's definitely a project to set your sights on. Use yarn and a hula hoop to create a bright rug, wall hanging, placemat, or table covering.

Jersey Knit Bracelet

Jersey Knit BraceletCourtesy Vanessa Christenson
Who said precious jewelry has to sparkle? The creator of V & Co. upcycles an old T-shirt to great use with a quick finger knitting technique. Make just one for a bold bracelet, or kick out a few for statement bangles. Perfect for those who are allergic or sensitive to metals, too.

Pom Pom Bookmarks

Pom Pom BookmarksCourtesy Se Jane Blog for Design Mom
Make the perfect accessory for your beloved bookworm with this easy craft from Design Mom. With large images and clear descriptions, Design Mom shows you how to make this project in a matter of minutes.

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