A reader asked me recently about how to crochet with fabric strips to make floor rugs and other things. These are sometimes known as rag rugs because they are often made with rag fabrics like old clothes or .
Cotton is a sturdy, washable fabric that can be cut into uniform strips and crocheted into a rustic rug for the bathroom, kitchen or nursery. Purchase percent cotton for your rug and look for.
I used all knit fabrics cut into 1 inch strips, and tied the ends together using a square knot. I rolled the fabric into one big ball and crocheted the rug with a 16 mm crochet hook. Once the rug was the right size, I bordered it with a white fabric strip single crocheted around the edge.
Aug 01, · Crochet Rug Using Bias Fabric Strips So this prompted me to dig way back into my memory banks along with inspecting my older rugs that are still on the floor and holding up extremely well after 30 years! I can use almost any piece of cotton fabric from my stash although the larger the piece the longer the strips. Fat quarters work too Author: Faye.