Rug Hooking with Wool Strips

20 Contemporary Projects for the Modern Rug Hooker

Katie Kriner


Learn how to make 20 modern-vibe projects using the technique of pulling wool strips. Related to punch needle rug hooking, this process has similar traditional roots, but wool strips provide a different form of expression and a unique look.

Whether you're a complete beginner, an established fan of punch needle rug hooking or at the intermediate level, expert Katie Kriner teaches the process and offers 20 projects for honing your skills, and the designs are a variety of styles, including rustic, primitive, chic and modern.

First enjoy learning about this craft's antique origins, then understand what tools and materials you'll need for creating and working with strips of wool. To get you started on the craft itself, Katie teaches 3 simple projects and 2 basic finishing techniques. This lets you create the 17 "next step up" projects, including pillows, wall hangings, floor rugs, bags, holiday decorations, tea cosy, wine tote, footstool and even mug rugs.

You'll learn various techniques for finishing and binding, mounting, backgrounds, assembling pieces, beading and more. Make the projects as they are taught, or use them as springboards for customising and expressing your own design style.


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    255 x 215mm
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    Schiffer Publishing
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