Category Archives: Rugs

Loom, crochet, geometric: original carpet models

9cWe all know some models of carpets crocheted with t-shirt yarn, but there are many more designs and several ways to make them, as you have seen in our blog. This pink carpet of ywmyfz79 is a carpet model made with a loom that you can find in decoration shops and they are really beautiful. But if you are looking for an original carpet pattern there are many designs to see.
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Rugs made of fabric and wool

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This work by Ristirasti is a good idea to make a colorful rug with a single color fabric, joining the strips with multicolored wool, but you can do it in reverse, using several colors of fabric with black, white or colored wool. This is a nice idea to make rugs out of recycled fabric in a fun way, combining colors of wool and fabric. Continue reading

Chain Braid: The easiest method to make a crochet rug

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Here you have the easiest method to make a crocheted rug that seems to be made with braids and is simply created by making chains with fabric strips and a crochet needle. There is no crochet stitch easier to make and can even be knitted with your hands. Continue reading

Tips and ideas for rugs with braids

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We all know how to make braids, they are so easy to create that can also be made by little  children, so this is an ideal project to do with the family. The most difficult thing to make a rug with braids is to braid the whole roll of t-shirt yarn, so doing it in several sections simplify the work so you can make a colorful carpet and work as a team. Continue reading

Rugs made by crochet experts

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Today we’ll show you some models of rugs with beautiful designs and perfect completion, made by crochet experts. Each rug is different and unique with the personal seal of its creator and is just a sample of the excellent results that can be achieved by knitting a fabric rug by combining crochet stitches in an original design. Continue reading

Square rug step by step (and tips for flattening the fabric)

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Almost all the models of XXL crocheted rugs you have seen in our blog are round, and a friend recently asked us how to make a square rug of t-shirt yarn with crochet, so, today we share a complete step by step for rugs clearly explained, where you can see how to make a square rug with recycled fabric and how to stretch the fabric so the rug stays flat, smooth and even. Continue reading

How to weave a rug with a recycled toothbrush

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There is a technique to make carpets in which a needle made with a toothbrush is used to weave. These recycled cloth rugs are called “toothbrush rugs“.

To make these carpets, you have to recycle a toothbrush and make a large-eyed needle through which the strip of cloth is passed, and then weave a loom-like knit carpet, very beautiful like this model of lubodelo. Continue reading