Social media snaps reveal incredibly creative crochet designs

Talented sewing! Social media snaps reveal some incredibly creative crochet designs – from a little yarn gecko to a full yarn chemistry set.

  • People have revealed the most unique crochet art pieces they’ve come across
  • A Talented Thread Artist Shares a Lizard That Looks Real Until You Look Really Close
  • Another shot shows a woolen Christmas tree hat with festive lights










From a Halloween costume to a stuffed gecko, people around the world have shared their most creative crochet creations.

Crocheting, the process of creating textiles by using a crochet hook to interlock loops of yarn, thread, or strands of other materials, is an extremely creative craft that allows practitioners to produce clothing, ornaments, and toys.

Designers around the world shared their knitted creations on social media, with the best examples collected in a gallery by Bored Panda.

Examples include an American woman who fashioned a hat into the shape of a whole blueberry pie. Another knitter has created a whole scientific set.

Here FEMAIL shares some of the best examples…

This illusion rug is the epitome of a puzzle, but it would be guaranteed to put a smile on anyone’s face who thought crocheting was boring.

You'd be forgiven for thinking that the American owner of this pet leopard gecko was indeed a pet owner and not a very talented crochet artist, as is the case.

You’d be forgiven for thinking that the American owner of this pet leopard gecko was indeed a pet owner and not a very talented crochet artist, as is the case.

That's showbiz baby!  The Nightmare Before Christmas has created a cult following and this American designer has certainly taken the plunge with this Jack Skellington costume

That’s showbiz baby! The Nightmare Before Christmas has created a cult following and this American designer has certainly taken the plunge with this Jack Skellington costume

Who in the right mind would say they don't love the chemistry of the subject with this adorable free range USA crochet set?

Who in the right mind would say they don’t love the chemistry of the subject with this adorable free range USA crochet set?

This 11-foot dragon created by American TikTok creator @mythsnmonsters wasn't meant to be as huge as it was, but sometimes there's no limit to creativity

This 11-foot dragon created by American TikTok creator @mythsnmonsters wasn’t meant to be as huge as it was, but sometimes there’s no limit to creativity

This bright and beautiful elephant is a dynamic addition to any wall

This bright and beautiful elephant is a dynamic addition to any wall

If your plants are missing an exotic little friend to keep them company, just crochet one - it's much quieter than the real life version

If your plants are missing an exotic little friend to keep them company, just crochet one – it’s much quieter than the real life version

This American Crochet Artist Decided Thanksgiving Didn't Have Enough Pies, So She Made One For Her Head

This American Crochet Artist Decided Thanksgiving Didn’t Have Enough Pies, So She Made One For Her Head

What do you do if you keep misplacing your earrings?  You make a little mushroom to keep them, or so this British designer thought

What do you do if you keep misplacing your earrings? You make a little mushroom to keep them, or so this British designer thought

This American artist knew that woolen beanies are one thing and Christmas hats are another, but woolen Christmas hats with festive lights are the one thing we should be wearing this winter.

This American artist knew that woolen beanies are one thing and Christmas hats are another, but woolen Christmas hats with festive lights are the one thing we should be wearing this winter.

What could earn you extra points for a university thesis?  American student went the extra mile with crochet microglia and neurons

What could earn you extra points for a university thesis? American student went the extra mile with crochet microglia and neurons

In another spectacular lizard creation, the same American crocheter once again proves that it's impossible to tell the difference between scaly skin and wool.

In another spectacular lizard creation, the same American crocheter once again proves that it’s impossible to tell the difference between scaly skin and wool.

This innovative British crocheter has come up with an ingenious way for her grandmother to easily remove the remote control from the floor when she falls out of bed.

This innovative British crocheter has come up with an ingenious way for her grandmother to easily remove the remote control from the floor when she falls out of bed.

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