Crochet Motif Embellishments

_MG_1324Motifs can be used in Irish Lace or as appliques to embellish garments, pillowcases, afghans, towels, dish clothes, handkerchiefs, etc… Some motifs can be joined together to create a wide assortment of placemats, doilies, runners, collars, cuffs or even bedspreads and tablecloths depending on how much time you want to invest.

_MG_2454Recommended Pattern Books
50 Fabulous Crochet Thread Motifs by Jean Leinhauser [ISBN: 979-1-60140-671-2]
50 Fabulous Pineapple Crochet Motifs by J. Leinhauser & F. Harold [ISBN: 978-1-57486-337-6]
Crochet Flowers for Every Wear by Kooler Design Studio [ISBN: 978-1-60140-086-4]

2 thoughts on “Crochet Motif Embellishments

  1. Must look some of these up.. I’ve been playing with some Irish crochet motifs recently ( you can see some on my 52weeksofcreations blog, if you’re interested). Thanks for sharing 🙂

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