sewing talent! Social media snaps show amazingly creative crochet designs – from a tiny yarn gecko to an entire wool chemistry kit
- People revealed the most unique crocheted artworks they’ve come across
- A talented yarn artist shares a lizard that looks real until you look really closely
- Another snap shows a woolen Christmas tree hat with festive lights
From a Halloween costume to a stuffed gecko, people from all over the world have shared their most creative crochet designs.
Crochet, the process of making textiles by using a crochet hook to interlock strands of yarn, thread, or skeins of other materials, is an extremely creative handicraft that allows practitioners to create clothing, jewelry, and toys.
Creators from around the world shared their knitted creations on social media, with the very best examples compiled in a gallery by Bored Panda.
Among the examples is an American woman who made a hat in the shape of a whole blueberry pie. Another knitter created an entire science set.
Here FEMAIL shares some of the best examples…
This illusion rug is the quintessential brain teaser, but it would be guaranteed to put a smile on the face of anyone who thought crocheting was boring
You would be forgiven for thinking that the US owner of this pet leopard gecko was actually a pet owner and not a very talented crocheter as is the case
Now that’s showbiz baby! The Nightmare Before Christmas has garnered a cult following and this US creator has certainly hit the mark with this Jack Skellington costume
Who in their right mind would say they aren’t enjoying chemistry with this adorable crochet kit from the USA?
Created by US TikTok creator @mythsnmonsters, this 11ft dragon wasn’t meant to be as big as it was, but sometimes creativity knows no bounds
This bright and beautiful elephant will make a vibrant addition to any wall
If your plants lack a little exotic friend to keep them company, just crochet one – it’s a lot quieter than the real version
This US crochet artist decided Thanksgiving didn’t have enough cakes, so she made one for her head
What to do if you keep misplacing your earrings? They make a little toadstool to keep them going, thought this British YouTuber
This US artist knew that wool hats are one thing and Santa hats are another, but wool hats with festive lights are the only thing we should be wearing this winter
What could possibly get you extra grades for a college thesis? A US student took this a step further with crocheted Microglia And Neurons
In another spectacular lizard creation, the same US crocheter proves once again that it’s impossible to tell the difference between scaly skin and wool
This innovative British crocheter came up with an ingenious way for her grandmother to simply snatch the remote control up off the floor when she falls out of bed