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Tapestry project 2017 / Special Offer

A few months ago I decided to make 12 new tapestry patterns in 2017. All the patterns are made with the colours of the months in which they are designed  (more or less). Besides the months I let the colours of the colour wheel influence my decisions. Sometimes I added an extra colour as a background. I finished the first pattern a month ago: a Scented …

Tapestry Crochet for Beginners #1 – Crocheting a cushion

  From the moment I discovered the tapestry crochet technique, I’ve always thought of it as a very special way of crocheting. It goes slower, it’s more firm and the most important thing about this technique for me is that you can make graphic and geometric designs with it. By carrying multiple threads/colours you can create designs without cutting and weaving in your ends. With tapestry …

Crochet tip #1: How to keep yarn from tangling in tapestry crochet

When you’re doing tapestry crochet, you most likely work with multiple colours (threads). I’m sure you have encountered the annoying circumstances of your threads tangling. I’ve been thinking about how to prevent this from happening and am glad to have found a solution, which I’m going to explain to you now! 🙂 In the tapestry crochet example below I’m using 3 colours (threads). I give each …