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Crochet step by step: double crochet

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Starting with a chain, today you’ll learn how to make the double crochet stitch, one of the foundations of crochet. With thick fabric and an XL crochet needle you can start practicing double crochet stitches, which can be started from a chain to make a square or rectangular fabric, or from a round base or magic ring for round fabrics. Continue reading

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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How to make the “grain of corn” stitch

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Since we shared in our blog the work of Mielie many of you have asked us how to make the stitch called “grain of corn” with t-shirt yarn to make carpets, bags and other utilities or accessories. The original tutorial is a PDF so we are going to make a little introduction to it and then share the tutorial to make this beautiful and original stitch. Continue reading

Creando’s t-shirt yarn necklaces

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Our friends from the blog Creando have created very beautiful patterns of t-shirt yarn necklaces, in addition to other creations with recycled fabric such as baskets and other crafts that are worth appreciating. Our congratulations to the new page of Creando, where they offer handmade products and allow other artisans to promote their work. Continue reading

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

Eilentein’s pet nest

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This is a special project for all of you who have a kitten that -like all the kittens- likes to sleep curled up in a nest of cushions or blankets. These images of the nest for pets made by Eilentein has gone around the world, because it’s a beautiful creation in t-shirt yarn and you can see at first sight that this kitten feels in paradise. Continue reading

Crochet schemes for baskets with lids

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You can crochet baskets with lids in several measures to create small boxes to keep objects, like jewelry boxes for example. And for those who have already woven a t-shirt yarn basket this is the next step, making closed containers to organize. Today we´ll share schemes to make them in different models. Continue reading

4 patterns for knitting ornaments and organizers

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Ornaments woven with t-shirt yarn are very beautiful and special because they have a nice texture and also look different, with a very modern touch. Objects woven with fabric can be merely decorative but also functional: a basket will be useful for organizing objects and you can also make organizers to store accessories like the one our ingenious friend Helenacc has made. Continue reading

How to make a t-shirt yarn puff with single crochet stitches

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A woven stool or a fabric puff can be made in several ways, but if you want to knit it in a simple way there is no scheme as simple as the one that uses a magic ring, increases and decreases with single crochet stitches. This tutorial by Mementovivere is very special because she was able to make a beautiful and simple to weave puff that has an opening where the woven cover is disarmed to be able to wash it. Continue reading