Rug Hooking

Discover the art of rug hooking and explore unique and creative ideas to add a touch of warmth and texture to your home decor. Get inspired and start your own rug hooking project today!
Rag Rugs, Handmade Rugs, Crochet, Quilting, Hooked Wool, Peg Loom, Rug Hooking Patterns, Rug Hooking Kits, Rug Hooking Patterns Primitive

Looking for a winter hobby? You might find everything you're looking for in hooking. I had no idea that I had everything it took to make a spectacular hooker, but a few years ago, on a Saturday afternoon I discovered I was destined to be a pro. And so was my mother. Ask yourself these...Read More

Molly McCurdy
Rug Hooking Rules: What you MUST do Rag Rugs, Patchwork, Rug Hooking Kits, Rug Hooking Patterns, Rug Hooking Designs, Rug Hooking Frames, Rug Hooking Patterns Primitive, Latch Hook Rugs, Rug Hooking Patterns Free

Ready for some rug hooking rules? Just one: Do what you think is right. It really is just that simple. This is an art form. Does the painter get criticized about how the brush is held? Do people turn the work over to check the back? NO! Give yourself permission to be a little “wrong.” […]

Lynne Pope
Patchwork, Crochet, Rug Hooking Patterns, Rug Hooking Patterns Primitive, Rug Hooking Designs, Latch Hook Rugs, Rug Making, Rag Rug, Braided Rug Diy

I’m often asked how to prevent twisted loops…this is what I share with my students… May people like twisted, uneven loops and that is fine! However, if you don’t and are struggling try this… My #1 tip is what I call "scooping" works with any width wool and any type of hook on any foundation!. Begin by holding your wool strip/yarn FLAT between your thumb and forefinger underneath your foundation. Hold it close to the foundation, my thumb nail often scrapes against the underside of my…

Marian Oude Nijeweme
karen-bertelsen-diy-rug-hooking-stand Handmade Rugs, Crafts, Diy, Rug Hooking Frames, Rug Hooking Patterns, Rug Hooking Designs, Latch Hook Rugs, Rug Making, Locker Hooking

It was just about a year ago that I made the announcement I was a hooker. As expected this proclamation was met with several yawns and a very nice handwritten note outlining the specific play time preferences of an older man of Norwegian heritage. This note was written by the very tired wife of an older man...Read More

Marna K
Embroidery Patterns, Punch, Embroidery, Crewel Embroidery, Stricken, Pattern, Crochet Cross, Swedish Weaving, Wool Embroidery

I have the joy of teaching lots of people how to do punch needle, and without fail I see the same three initial mistakes all the time. Luckily, using a punch needle is one of the easiest and most forgiving crafts there is, so if you find yourself making a mistake just rip that yarn out and try, try again! Let's see wh


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