Category Archives: Ideas


Tips to work with T-shirt yarn

Consejos-para-trabajar-con-trapilloIf you are a beginner, perhaps working with t-shirt yarn may be a bit difficult because this kind of yarn is bulky and, although it’s elastic, the volume of the fabric can be a bit overwhelming. That’s why today we are going to give you some tips to work with t-shirt yarn, which will surely make it easier for you to carry out any project with this material. Continue reading


How to weave a tablecloth on a loom

Cómo-tejer-un-mantel-de-trapillo-en-un-telarIn the kitchen it’s ideal to have small tablecloths on hand in which we can place containers (especially if they are hot), and tablecloths made with t-shirt yarn are ideal for this function. A loom is one of the easiest techniques used when weaving with fabric and that is why today we are going to teach you how to make a simple loom so you can make fabric tablecloths. Continue reading


Christmas gifts made with recycled fabric


How lucky will be those who receive these eco-friendly gifts, made with love. This week I´ve been looking for gift ideas for the whole family and especially for men (the most difficult to find). And today we´ll share those ideas to make gifts or give Christmas details to our friends or loved ones. Continue reading


Inexpensive Christmas gifts made with recycled fabric


This post is dedicated to all of you who have large families and also like to work with your hands (and not leave anyone without their little gift at Christmas) because we are going to share several gift ideas to give to everyone, spending nothing or almost nothing.

For example, with a roll of t-shirt yarn you´ll be able to make crafts, bijou or other ideas to create Christmas gifts for everyone. Continue reading


Decorate a headband with felt and T-shirt yarn


Today we’ll learn how to make an original accessory using some pieces of felt and strips of fabric in different colors and of course, we can customize it with combinations of fabric that we like the most. An ingenious, simple and modern idea to achieve in a few minutes a modern accessory just using recycled fabric. Continue reading


Quick DIY: gifts made with fabric


A gift made with recycled fabric will always be well received because the final result is unique and beautiful, no matter how small it is. Don´t worry if you don´t have time to make a big project because today we are going to help you to get some inspiration by these t-shirt yarn small creations to give away. Check out these ideas because I’m sure they will be useful! Continue reading


How to make a round braid with T-shirt yarn


A 4-strip round braid made with the fingers is a very useful way to make costume jewelry, key chains and other varied crafts with t-shirt yarn. We can make it using one, two, three or four colors so we can make various braids with the same technique and different looks. Continue reading


Make buttons with fabric strips for garments and bags


A while ago on our blog we saw how to make kimono-style fabric buttons but there are many more ways to close garments and bags with ties, knots or buttons made with fabric strips.

In the cover photo you can see one of these ways of making buttons which you can learn to make by sewing the fabric to a twine. In this way you can make buttons with knots, buttons with shapes and also decorations for bags. Continue reading


Visit Our Main Store

portada_trapillo  is our main website.

We are located in Spain and we sell t-shirtyarn since 2010, 10 years right now.

We sell in 20 countries during this years , we sell in whollesalle mode an in retail mode.

We have 2 roll type :

the big one , with 13 cm in diameter and between 600 and 900 gr (depending on the yarn weight)trapillo-6628

, and the small one 10 cm in diameter and between 250 to 350 gr.


The T-shirtyarn is a recycled product and it is always diferent, we have uploaded to the website more than 7000 diferent colors during the years.

We sell crochet hooks, purse frames or handles too, but our main product is the T-shirtyarn

If you want more information, you can contact us in the website contact form , use the website chat  , you can find us in the facebook pages  or   in

You can also contact us in the wasap or telephone number +34 660 05 64 75

If you have a shop and do you want sell t-shirt yarn , please tell with us, we have afordable prices to you.