We independently research, test, review and recommend the best products. Learn more about our process. If you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. Crochet evokes handmade treasures, airy silhouettes and delicate details. And for anyone who appreciates old-world charm, it’s an interesting fabric choice when shoppingRead More →

Traditionally, the people and craftsmen of Kashmir create, make and decorate items by hand, known as “Kashmir handicrafts”. According to their culture, Kashmiris have traditionally made a variety of handicrafts from simple objects and materials. There are many notable areas such as textiles, carpets, crewel embroidery, silverware, carpentry, and papier-mâché,Read More →

Photo: Image bank by GOFFKEIN.PRO/ShutterstockThis article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more information. Cozy knits and steaming teacups are the perfect fall accessories. Whether you’re an experienced crafter or just starting out, knittingRead More →

As part of our GH Stitch Club, we show beginners all the basic knitting and crochet techniques, including this step-by-step tutorial to help you learn how to make a slip stitch. A slip stitch is a basic technique that can help with any crochet project and can even be usefulRead More →

Patterned knitting takes on new life, beyond grandma’s couch throw. Olivia Rodrigo’s tube “Driving license” broke streaming records, topped the Billboard charts and scored nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards. At only 18 years old, she is a pop star who has a lot of influence on social networks.Read More →

Express press service HYDERABAD: The specialized embroidery work found on traditional Lambadi skirts, dupattas and cholis is unique to the Lambada community, whose women have preserved the intricate style for centuries. Although it may seem only a matter of time before their traditional embroidery perishes, with those of the previousRead More →

JANOME/BERNETTE Embroidery on denim dresses and tops has become more and more trendy and popular. But hand embroidering can be time consuming and exhausting, and can even accidentally prick your fingers. Embroidery machines are an easier (and much faster!) way to personalize your garments with designs and customizations. Whether youRead More →

The craft has become increasingly popular since the start of the pandemic. As we searched for new activities to entertain ourselves from the comfort of our own homes, many of us grabbed our crochet hooks, sharpened our crayons, or threaded our embroidery needles. But all over the world, traditional craftsmanshipRead More →

TEHRAN – One of the most common Hormozgan handicrafts is Khos-duzi, a type of embroidery created for local purposes. Khos-duzi consists of sewing thin strips of Khos or Naqdeh on thin lace. The bands are arranged in geometric, cursive, arabesque, ‘Danehee’ and ‘Kheshti Payeh Boland’ designs and patterns. Besides laceRead More →

Crochet is the pandemic buddy I’ve been creating for the past few months, and it’s been well worth the price of my sore fingers. Knitting is a perfect pandemic activity, but have you considered its brother, crochet? Unlike knitting which is done with two sticks, crocheting involves a single crochet.Read More →

Sewing, knitting, crocheting and other crafts are great for introducing to kids. They challenge hand-eye coordination, develop motor skills and teach patience. Plus, the end result is useful! Many Kids are learning more and more about crafting through shared YouTube videos and life hacks, so they might pick it upRead More →

There is no place like home. Most people who leave their home country for work or other personal pursuits will probably agree that sometimes you can’t help but feel a nagging nostalgia for the little things like people, food, or even style. Hollywood stars aren’t immune to that sentiment either,Read More →

For those looking for other ways to support the AAPI community, consider buying a crochet hat handmade in Brooklyn by designer Kae Linh. After her first charity capsule launched in February, the New York and Vancouver-based designer is releasing another small batch of hand-knit headwear she calls “Bucket MŨ” (inRead More →

This article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more information. This year has been tough for many, but creatives have found a way to move forward and continue making art from home. Textile artistsRead More →

With blustery days officially upon us, probably the most pressing question about your sweaters, scarves, hats and mittens is, “Are they keeping me warm?” If you’re a DIY enthusiast, or just a general detail-oriented person, your next question might be, “Was this knitted or crocheted?” Both knitting and crocheting areRead More →

Sarah K. BenningThis article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more information. Embroidery has always existed and it is not exaggerated. Its roots are ancient, each culture having a form in its history ofRead More →