Pillows are an example of how inexpensive something can transform completely the face of a room even at Christmas. colors, templates, formats, textures. The options are too many! How about if they crochet? You can cook with the preferred point, with the line you find most beautiful and with the desired color. The market offers some options: synthetic yarns (of acrylic, nylon and polyester), natural yarns (such as cotton and bamboo), yarn of animal origin (such as cashmere wool), knitted yarn and string.
But have you ever thought about making Christmas trees in crochet? It’s very beautiful and it’s a great decoration. The best alternatives for making pillows are the cotton lines, string and mesh wires. Do not forget that the needle is not always the same. For each line, a type of needle. At the time of purchase, ask for help choosing the best needle for the work in question.
To make the pieces, if you still do not master the technique of crochet, watch the lessons on the Internet, or acquire specific magazines and materials in newspaper newsstands. But, of course, the best option to learn is to ask for a friend, Auntie Dear or grandmother to teach – and preferably in an afternoon tea. So you can catch up.
In addition to being an easy and tasty project to do, you can use as an excuse to finally put the technique in practice and refine your manual skills. Do it during a trip while watching the news or at a leisure time. Add lines and needle and hands to work.
You can, inclusive, make onesies, and compose the decoration of the environment with colors matching each other. Or else, make several pieces, gradually and without haste, and present the beloved people on several commemorative dates during the year or, of course, Christmas.