This is genius! Crochet around a rope light with clothesline or a similar sized rope. Will give a subtle but charming light. More info here
Posted by Krisgo on August 31, 2012 in Around the house, Crafts, Gift it, Party Ideas, Sewing
August 31, 2012 at 6:53 pm
Pretty, but not so genius. You can’t walk on the light strip.
September 4, 2012 at 10:25 am
I was thinking maybe under a little plant-stand type side table. Nothing too heavy that might break the rope light.
November 27, 2012 at 2:13 am
Actually, get a good strong plexiglass, build a wood frame around the light rug, then top it with the plexiglass. Just leave an opening in the wood for a cord to go through. Voila, you can walk on it… Could even make a stained glass effect by painting the plexiglass….
January 7, 2013 at 5:19 pm
Its Christmas lights in a plastic tube, walk on it! who cares.
January 9, 2013 at 2:32 pm
December 15, 2013 at 6:24 pm
Would love to make one of these rugs, but can you please tell me why you can’t find directions any where to make this adorable rug, I have given up looking. You put ideas out there but you are not willing to share the directions.
December 18, 2013 at 1:28 pm
I’m having trouble finding the link for the instructions for this one again…. anyone out there that can help us?
December 18, 2013 at 1:47 pm
There is no link. There are no instructions. There is only the picture and the idea. But it is a simple thing to do. One of the first things I learned was how to crochet around a wire hangar. Use that concept with a very large crochet hook and crochet around a rope light.
January 23, 2014 at 5:25 pm
I am hoing to try to make one and video the steps. I will post it as Crocheted Light Rug on Pinterest.
January 25, 2014 at 6:38 pm
Use it for a nite light in a child’s room.
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