Artsy Things crocheted valentine hearts

Published on January 20th, 2009 | by Lucille Chi

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Fun Winter Flowers, Valentines and Stitching Tutorials that I Love

Have you ever wanted to expand your crafty side and try stitching a creative texture on a fabric, hanky, notecard or decoration? If so, here are a few neat finds and tutorials on the subject this season:

  1. The ideas for crocheted valentines are too cute (shown above) the step by step card stitching process is fun.
  2. Crocheted flowers on etsy are so soft, decorative, elegant and fuzzy, they are easily the perfect winter bouquet.
  3. This Sashiko Tutorial from the Purl Bee is modern, geometrical and simply charming.

Above images courtesy of purl bee’s tutorial on crocheted valentines and Suili’s Crocheted Flowers for $22 etsy.




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About the Author

Lucy Chi loves good green design, ethical fashion, environmental art and education, renewables, holistic healing and more. She has been dedicating her energies toward finding and drawing attention to all the ways in which products, companies, and industries are moving toward creating a more sustainable world on the global scale, as well as the way individuals are moving toward living sustainably, and healing at the personal level. Sustainability studies: PresidioMBA.org & B.S. Cornell University, College of Human Ecology, Dept. of Textiles and Fiber Science. Contact: lucillechi (at) gmail.com



7 Responses to Fun Winter Flowers, Valentines and Stitching Tutorials that I Love

  1. Mindy says:

    Adorable. I love the idea of crocheted Valentines.

  2. Mindy says:

    Adorable. I love the idea of crocheted Valentines.

  3. Mindy says:

    Adorable. I love the idea of crocheted Valentines.

  4. My favorite are the crocheted flowers!

  5. My favorite are the crocheted flowers!

  6. My favorite are the crocheted flowers!

  7. Pingback: Our Feel Good, Red Hot, Sexy and Sweet Green Valentine Guide : Feelgood Style

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