29 awesome projects you can make in one dayPublished on 17 March 2022 By Holly Butteriss 3 min read
There's nothing more delightful to do on a day off than get your teeth stuck into a new project – and it's even better if you can finish it on the same day! If you've got some spare time, we've got 29 totally awesome projects that you can make in one day. From snuggly scarves and fab face scrubbies, to cool key rings and pretty pom pom hats, there’s a project for everyone.
1. Mighty fine mittens
A pair of cool and colourful mittens make a gorgeous gift. They work up so fast in chunky yarn that you can have cosy hands after an afternoon's knitting!
2. Bumble bee key ring
These little crochet bee key rings are as sweet as honey!
3. Easy crochet dishcloths
The ideal quick make! These make a thoughtful handmade housewarming present, or a gift for yourself!
4. Inside the greenhouse
Are you a serial plant killer? Why not stitch yourself a garden instead!
5. Chunky cosy socks
Cosy, colourful and ultra chunky – these socks tick all the boxes! Giving socks as a present might be a cliché, but we think these will go down a treat with their recipient.
6. Stylish scrunchies
Stylish friends are sure to adore these super simple scrunchies. Worn in your hair or round your wrist, they make an excellent addition to any fashionista's accessories collection.
7. Modern cable hat
These cosy cable knit hats with a fluffy pompom are super quick and easy to make. You'll have one in every colour in no time!
Super simple clean lines make the perfect quick stitch!
8. Brilliant beret
We can't get enough of this super chic beret! Crocheted in segments and sewn together, this is a super easy project that can be put together in 24 hours!
9. Sweet dreams sleep mask
Drift off to sleep with the dreamy eye mask.
10. Foxy stash basket
This fabulous little fox basket is perfect for storing your stash.
11. Peachy dishcloth
We think these crochet dishcloths are just peachy!
12. Hook caddy
Crochet yourself a cute caddy to store your hooks!
13. Sea shell earrings
These elegant earrings are the perfect accessory!
14. Snowfall wrist warmers!
Keep it cosy with these super simple wrist warmers!
15. Perfect Pom Pom hat
Add a splash of colour to your wardrobe with this pretty pom pom chunky knit hat!
16. Fantastic fruity embroidery kit
Jazz up an old pair of jeans with this cute cherry embroidery kit!
17. Quick crochet heart
If you've got a day to spare, you can make a mountain of these quick and easy crochet hearts! Once you get the hang of it, you can make one in minutes.
18. The only scarf you'll ever need
Keep it simple and stylish with this MillaMia scarf.
19. Colourful face scrubbies
Give your skincare routine a sustainable upgrade with these crochet scrubbies!
20. Marvellous macrame bottle tote
Grab your pals and make a macrame bottle tote perfect for Prosecco picnics (or a plant hanger!)
21. Loop stitch headband
We’re head over heels for this crochet headband!
22. Grass roots cowl
Keep it cute and cosy with a classic cowl.
23. Dreamy wall hanging
Bring in a little boho chic to your home with this granny square wall hanging!