What We Need
📢 Updated Needs! 📢
There are thousands of children around the world battling cancer who would love to receive one of our soft and whimsical yarn wigs or superhero beanies, and YOU can help us make that happen!
Magic Makers, our chapters are in desperate needs of donated items listed below! Each chapter’s needs do differ slightly, so please visit (and like and follow!) their Facebook pages to stay up-to-date on their specific needs. (To find out who your nearest chapter is, their mailing address, and their Facebook page links, please visit this link here: https://themagicyarnproject.com/map/)
Here are our continued needs!
✨ Finished wigs
~ They should all be made in a beanie style
~ While we are editing our Ariel and Elsa tutorials, please follow our new Rapunzel tutorial (here: https://youtu.be/Z5o99GbLNxg) as a guide for making those wigs. The Ariel wig will just be made with red yarn cut to 60″ lengths (and different accessories), and the Elsa wig will be made with white yarn cut to 80″ lengths (also with different accessories.
~ We really prefer that only soft yarns be used for the hair. Our favorite brands include Caron Simply Soft, Red Heart Soft, and Yarn Bee Soft Secret.
~ soft yarns ONLY, please. (We prefer Caron Simply Soft, Red Heart Soft, and Yarn Bee Soft Secret Yarns. More info. here: https://www.facebook.com/magicyarnwigs/posts/1648988845226500)
🌸 Bedazzled Flowers
~ A GREAT and easy crafting activity that even children can participate in!
~ Please visit the following link to learn more: https://themagicyarnproject.com/flowers/
👑 Crocheted and Bedazzled Accessories
~ Tiaras: Elsa, Rapunzel, Ariel, Jasmine, Anna, Aurora, Tiana, and Cinderella. For more information on yarn and gem colors, go here: https://themagicyarnproject.com/tiaras/
~ Snowflakes: soft blues and crisp whites, 2-6″ across. Go here for patterns: https://themagicyarnproject.com/snowflakes/
~ Starfish: bright teals/turquoise, purples, and sea greens only, please. Patterns here: https://themagicyarnproject.com/starfish/
💌 Decorated Envelopes
~ Beautiful envelopes are ALWAYS needed! Please visit the following link for sample pictures and more information: https://themagicyarnproject.com/accessories/envelopes/
~ Our Chapter Leaders are ALWAYS in need of yarn for their workshops, so yarn donations are greatly appreciated!!
~ Yarns must be soft, new, clean, odor-free, and free of pet hair and dander.
~ Our Preferred Yarns include:
CARON SIMPLY SOFT
(White, Sunshine, Black, Harvest Red, Chocolate, Autumn Red, Robin’s Egg, Lavender Blue, Baby Sunshine, Iris, Soft Pink, Neon Pink, Orchid, Fuchsia, Strawberry)
RED HEART SOFT:
White, Lemon, Black, Really Red, Chocolate, Wine, Berry, Plummy, Lavender, Lilac, Deep Sea, Turquoise, Bohemian
YARN BEE SOFT SECRET:
White, Butter, Red, Black, Cocoa, Garnet, Aqua, Pale Aqua, Flamingo, Soft Pink, Lilac, Violet
LION BRAND HOMESPUN: Yosemite, Glacier Bay, Pinnacles, Badlands
Magic Makers, thank you for your continued help and support that has been making it possible for us to send out 500 wigs a month this year! Please help us continue on our mission of magic!