Free Craft Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Shake Shakes
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: 90181AD As seen at Maker Faire 2009. These fun noisemakers are easy to make -- no knitting or crocheting skills required.

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: Varies

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

640-106 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Sky Blue

Light medium blue


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.59

640-112 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Raspberry

Rich purplish-pink


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.59

640-132 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Lemongrass

Bold pea green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.59

640-133 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Pumpkin

Warm burnt orange


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.59

640-134 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Citron

Deep goldenrod yellow


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.59
Additional Materials
Small paper cups Uncooked rice Craft glue Masking tape

INSTRUCTIONS



SHAKE SHAKES
Make Base
Put a small amount of rice into one cup.

Apply glue to the rim of this cup, then glue the rim of an empty cup to it.

Allow glue to dry.

Tape masking tape over joined edges to secure.

For large Shakes, make 2 Bases and glue bottoms together.



Add Yarn
Apply a small amount of glue to one section of Base and begin wrapping with yarn.

Continue to apply glue and wrap with yarn until entire Base is covered.

Allow to dry.



Decorate
Cut lengths of yarn and glue onto Shakes as desired.

Tie a few knots in a length of yarn and glue to one end of Shakes.

To make a pompom, wrap 2 strands of yarn around 3 fingers 5 or 6 times.

Slip yarn off fingers and tie another strand around center.

Trim ends of strands.

Glue center of pompom to one end of Shakes.

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