Because a girl can’t have enough of them…

taupe crochet bag

Bags, of course!

This one is made of one my favorite yarns zpagetti, the same one I used for my rug. I guess one of the reasons is that it comes in a million of great colors and it works really really fast 🙂 It probably took me about an hour to crochet this bag. I have also reused a very cute flower decoration I had kept from an older bag.

For this bag I used the Zpagetti yarn in taupe, and the basis is of the pattern is the very simple single crochet stitch. Try it out!

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Just a crochet rug

chunky crochet rug detail

 

I’ve been dreaming of making a new rug for months. Crochet with such thick yarns is both hard and satisfying. My fingers hurt a bit, but then it worked soooo fast. In no time you can crochet something quite big! 🙂

I was inspired by many crocheters online who experiment with chunky/jumbo/mega crochet. Taking as basis one of the oldest pattern – “the granny square” – and making something new and modern was a perfect option for my new bed-side rug 🙂

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I have used about 3 rolls of one of my favorite yarns, Zpagetti from Hoooked and a No. 12 crochet hook. The basic element is a classical granny square, connected to each other with a slip stitch row, while the edge is made of a round of double crochet stitches. I drew my inspiration from this gorgeous Granny Square Floor Rug.

chunky crochet rug

Cozy lights for autumn evenings

crochet lamp

Spring has been always my favorite season of the year. The new, the light, the incredible energy! But in the recent years I’ve been learning to love autumn. The colors, the fresh mornings, the cozy evenings!

Especially the cozy evenings… So perfect for crochet and knitting. This lamp is a first result 🙂

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The lampshade is hooked with single crochet stitches directly on the wire frame. I used the RibbonXL yarn from Hoooked and a 9 mm crochet hook. It is easy and fast 😉

crochet lamp detail