February 15, 2011

Knitted Rag Rug

I just finished knitting this rag rug - made entirely out of old bedsheets.
I tore the sheets into thin strips, and used it as "yarn".
It is so warm and comfy and soft!
I was inspired by Alli at One Pearl Button who got the pattern from Coco Knits.


  1. Stunning. I really need to learn how to make things like this! My room could definitely use one.

  2. I love this blog. everything is so fresh and inspiring... I have bookmarked it in my "inspiration" folder.

  3. Thank you! Thank you both! I'm so glad you like my work.

  4. Nadia, this is one of the COOLEST things you've done. So amazing!

  5. Gorgeous - I love the round version!! Did you find it difficult to knit? The bed sheets KILLED my arms.

  6. Thanks! The knitting was actually much easier than I expected, although perhaps it was because I tore the strips quite thin and used smaller needles than the pattern called for.