Originally posted on DaniellaJoe's Blog:
Today, I want to delve into the beautiful world of crochet art for the walls.
Crochet is a fiber art form and they are a few artists that have taken it to the highest level, and they are an inspiration to me.
As you know by now, I am creating my crochet fiber art room known as RR for recycled room and I am now looking into wall hangings to go with the clock (I am still waiting for the mechanical part to come in) since a room is not complete without something on the walls.
I think giant mandalas are just so beautiful and colorful, and will fit this concept just perfect.
I want to keep my color selection to a minimum, so as to complement my vivid sofa. Here is one from Xenobia Bailey:
I think these are all show stopping beautiful.
They will give the room a…
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I took a free pattern and played about with it,
I added a crochet flower to replace a button for securing the bolero,
I knitted the bolero and crochet the flower.
I used sparkly white chunky yarn my favourite bolero so far,
I have other colours and different shapes,
I added a shorter length to make it from a cardigan to a bolero
I then cut away at the bottom to produce a more rounded finish to the bolero.
I mixed many ideas and these are a few of my latest
Let me know what you think.