Yarn Swatch Card

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad

Organize all of your project yarn in one place with ease.

You’ll never lose track of colors, brands, dye lots and names when you use a swatch card for your yarn.

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad

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Begin by printing your PDF on cardstock. Use scissors to cut out the edge of your card.

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad


Each card has small gray circles in the place where you are going to punch a circle with your hole punch.

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad

Follow along the edge and punching each of the 8 holes.

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad
Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad

When complete, you should have 4 holes on each side of the card.

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad

Gather your yarn and decide how you will place them on your swatch card. I’m using a set of ombre colors, so I am working dark on the bottom to light on the top.

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad

Trim at least 8” of yarn and fold in half. Insert the folded side of the yarn into one of the holes.

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad

Pull the ends of your yarn through the loop to secure, similar to creating fringe.

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad

Continue adding yarn until your card is filled up.

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad
Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad

Next, write the brand(s) of your yarn in the header section of your swatch. Include any details you may need to remember, like yarn weight.

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad

Add your yarn colors next to each swatch. Again, you want to include any additional information such as dye lots.

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad

Now you have your finished swatch card and you’re ready to begin a project.

Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad
Yarn Swatch Card - Printable - The Roving Nomad

Get a free copy of the Yarn Swatch Card by clicking below or you can buy an non-branded card for just $1.

 
 

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