Sunday, May 26, 2013

Warm feet once again.....

There have been two large cones of tshirt yarn sitting in my studio for months. I wanted to try using it but reading other bloggers talk about how difficult is can be to use, I kept putting it off. Recently, I found this pattern for a placemat and decided it was time to get that yarn out and give it a try...

I simply grabbed a 15mm crochet hook and got started. I found it quite easy to use with this large hook and it lays really nicely on the ground. I kept going until the yarn ran out of the one color and then switched over to the next. In the end, my rug came out to be 80cm x 100cm (31-1/2 x 39-1/2 inches). It is now in our bedroom on Jos' side of the bed. He can wake up in the morning to nice warm feet. *grins*



  1. I have never heard of tshirt yarn Heidi but it certainly made up into a lovely rug. Lucky jos.

    Hope all is well in your world.

    Love hazel c (UK)

  2. That is really beautiful, it came out looking like a doily. Great job.
    Love you, Mom

  3. Oh, wat mooi! Ik ga, nu ik dit gezien heb, meteen mijn poging met haaknaald nr 10 uithalen. Dit is zo veel mooier. Wat een goed idee om een placemat-patroon te gebruiken. Groetjes Sonja

  4. I have always wanted to try this. I really like how this turned out!

  5. Very pretty ~ and one has to love when their feet are warm!

  6. Beautiful rug Heidi. Glad your back, hope all is well.
    blessings, jill

  7. It looks cozy and squishy and toasty.

  8. Dat ziet er erg gezellig uit en beloofd lekker warme voetjes, nu nog een aan jou kant van het bed, heb je weer wat te doen.(hahaha)

    Dikke hug, Bep.


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