What are some cool crochet wardrobe items?

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. (She recently hung out at the White House with President Joe Biden to encourage young Americans to get vaccinated against COVID-19.)

For a recent cover of Variety magazine, she hit a ’90s note in a vintage Moschino ensemble (styled by Chloe and Chenelle Delgadillo) and it got us noticed in tops, pants, shorts, dresses and bags in hook all over Instagram.

We’ve rounded up a range of parts, sizes and prices available in Canada right now.

Mango’s selection of handmade crochet tops (a tank top with daisies and a cropped top with a traditional pattern) are just two of the trendy Spanish label’s multiple selections, a sure sign that it’ll be a staple for the season. fall 2021.

Who is it ideal for: Buyers looking for a youthful approach to crochet.

Why we endorse it: Quite trendy, fresh design.

Where it could use improvements: Items are usually shipped from Europe, so duties may be assessed after delivery.

Height/weight/dimensions: XS-L.

Mango’s selection of handmade crochet tops (a tank top with daisies and a cropped top with a traditional pattern) are just two of the trendy Spanish label’s multiple selections, a sure sign that it’ll be a staple for the season. fall 2021.

Who is it ideal for: Shoppers looking for a fresh update on an old fashioned knit.

Why we endorse it: Very trendy and young.

Where it could use improvements: Items are usually shipped from Europe, so duties may be assessed after delivery.

Height/weight/dimensions: XS-L

For a longer look, this sleeveless dress is on trend but can also be worn seasonally sandals for the summer, sneakers or boots for the winter and throw on an oversized denim button-up shirt or double it up with another sweater to complete the look.

Who is it ideal for: Shoppers who want the knit, but not the crop top.

Why we endorse it: Can be worn multiple ways and layered for fall.

Where it could use improvements: Items are usually shipped from Europe, so duties may be assessed after delivery.

Height/weight/dimensions: 2-10.

The pronounced crochet sleeves on this Sea top are a truly unique take on the trend. This is a finer, more expensive investment meant to last more than one season.

Who is it ideal for: Buyers looking for a designer crochet piece.

Why we endorse it: It’s classic enough to wear next season (and the one after).

Where it could use improvements: High price.

Height/weight/dimensions: XXS(00)-XL(12).

Interested in the look but not really convinced to wear it? This Urban Outfitters crochet bag splits the difference and nails the bright colors, without the commitment of a crop top.

Who is it ideal for: Buyers who don’t want to commit to wearing it.

Why we endorse it: A fun way to try this trend.

Where it could use improvements: May feel a little itchy against bare arms.

Height/weight/dimensions: Unique size.

Of course, Anthropolgie has several crochet options. you’d expect no less from the candle boho fashion line. This black cardigan most closely resembles Olivia’s blanket look (the rainbow colors against the black are a unique find). There’s also a white poncho knit that works for layering.

Who is it ideal for: Buyers looking for a heavier part.

Why we endorse it: The black/rainbow color mix is ​​closest to Olivia Rodrigo’s look.

Where it could use improvements: Choose prepayment at checkout to avoid unexpected customs charges. Numerical range “one size” not specified.

Height/weight/dimensions: One size (34″ in length).

For a piece that says, “I love crochet. MAKE IT!” look no further than these Free People’s Crochet Zuri Mom jeans, which are knit in the front and business in the back.

Who is it ideal for: Buyers who want to think big with this look.

Why we endorse it: It’s a ridiculously fun look.

Where it could use improvements: Choose pre-payment at checkout to avoid unexpected customs fees; a bit pricey for a seasonal piece.

Height/weight/dimensions: John 24-35.

The Brazilian line Farm Rio bets on bold prints and cheerful colors and its denim jacket goes well with the basics (the matching shorts are already sold out).

Who is it ideal for: Buyers who want to mix crochet with something classic.

Why we endorse it: Farm Rio makes beautiful, bold pieces.

Where it could use improvements: Parts can be hard to find in Canada (that’s why we’re here). Choose prepayment at checkout to avoid unexpected customs charges.

Height/weight/dimensions: S(0)-L(14).

This slightly cropped pink cardigan is exactly the kind of on-trend piece we’ve come to expect from Zara. The bright pink transitions from season to season and is made as part of Zara’s Join Life and Care for Water programs, which aim to reduce emissions and water consumption respectively.

Who is it ideal for: Shoppers looking for a bright and playful cardigan.

Why we endorse it: The pink and yellow color combo; good transitional piece for late summer/early fall.

Where it could use improvements: Zara’s size is notoriously inconsistent.

Height/weight/dimensions: SL.