Tarnation Rectangle Rug

Project Description

What was your source for this crocheting project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo Tarnation Rectangle Rug Link to website or photo amandashappyhearth.blogspot.com/2011/07/tarnation-rectangle-rug.html What are you most proud of? The way the long rows worked out with the colors. What advice would you give someone starting this project? For your tarn, use fabric from t-shirts that are as similar as possible in content and thickness. Also, if you don't plan to machine-dry this rug, you'll need to crochet it a bit differently. See the "Drip-Dry Tarnation Rug" post linked from the pattern page.

What you will need

  • tarn (t-shirt yarn)

Q&A with pentalia

nanee asked:
When I was a child, many years ago, a neighbor of my Grandmothers taught me to crochet rugs with plastic dry cleaning bags and bread wrappers. They wore well and you could wash them under the faucet.
pentalia answered:
I actually made a variation of this rug with plarn (cut-up grocery bags). It's on my blog, here: