crochet: endless connections

August 29, 2006 at 12:12 am 1 comment

Crochet is a highly adaptable and usually overlooked medium–using a single yarn and a single hook (as opposed to knitting, which uses two needles), crochet can go freeform to create lacey patterns, jumbly to make abstract shapes, and also connect individual items together in a “net” of stitches. It’s possible to crochet with wire, raffia, rope, and other single-stranded items. Try electrical wiring or even extension cords…

symbol crochet how to 1

a fancy crochet pattern showing stitching symbols

crocheted lace


Entry filed under: construction technique, materials.

duct tape Hyperbolic Space Crochet Models

1 Comment Add your own

  • 1. yarnyokel  |  July 24, 2010 at 10:19 am

    This is an absolutely beautiful design.


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