Broomstick Lace {Beginners Guide}

Broomstick lace crochet

Broomstick lace is a historic crochet technique from the 1800s. Traditionally a crochet hook and broomstick was used. It is also known as jiffy lace and peacock eye crochet. In Sweden, it is called “Lattice Loop.” Americans claim broomstick crochet as their own because there is evidence that the early settlers used it as a quick … Read moreBroomstick Lace {Beginners Guide}

Filet Crochet Charts for Christmas

Filet Crochet Charts

Filet Crochet is a lace crochet technique that was created to imitate a lace that is sometimes called lacis. But with basic crochet stitches, tiny hooks and thread, filet crochet looked the same and could be created much quicker and easier!  Filet Crochet can be found in needlework books in the 19th century and was … Read moreFilet Crochet Charts for Christmas