How long does it take to knit a coaster?

How much yarn do I need to make a coaster?

To create a sturdy and thick coaster, I used 2 strands of cotton aran yarn held together. You can use 2 strands of the same colour or mix it up for two tone/marled crochet coasters.

Do knitted coasters work?

The patterns for both the knit and crocheted coaster tops are super simple, so it’s perfect for folks who are looking for a beginner’s knit or crochet project. And because the coasters call for an optional fabric backing, they make a great activity to work on if you’re looking to brush up on your sewing skills.

How do you make an I Cord coaster?


  1. Knit 5 feet of i-cord following the spool knitter directions. Cut a long tail when binding off or start a new yarn. …
  2. Continue spiraling and stitching.
  3. If you run of yarn to use for stitching, no problem. …
  4. Continue spiraling and stitching the cord until you have none left.

What kind of yarn should you use for coasters?

Cotton. Most in the fiber community would suggest cotton as the best yarn for coasters. There are several reasons why this fiber type reigns supreme over others. However, cotton isn’t necessarily the “fiber to rule all coasters”.

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