You probably know this already but collaborating with artists in different mediums is one of my favorite things. I love my artist series! It’s an absolutely joy to introduce another sandal to this series…shell stitch crochet espadrilles! Crochet artists, prep your needle! The beauty will blow you away.
You are going to want to grab this kit for shell stitch crochet espadrilles from Anne Weil of Flax and Twine! Isn’t this the best back-to-school gift you can give yourself!? Anne has designed for the kits in the past, she made these, which were a huge hit.
I am awe-struck by Anne once again. This shell stitch design is absolutely gorgeous. Anne is, of course, well-known for taking classic designs and making them fresh and modern while still remaining timeless. Her results are always spectacular and unexpected. She has definitely succeeding in dazzling with these shell stitch crochet espadrille sandals. I’m so honored to be able to offer this kit, you guys!
Anne’s natural teaching ability shines thought with her detailed, full-color instructions for this project. Note, however, this is not designed as a beginner crochet project. You will want to have some experience with crochet before you attempt to create sandals. The PDF does not teach you how to crochet. That said, Anne’s vast experience teaching will guide you though how to create this gorgeous shoe.
If you are interested in the project and already have supplies you can get just the PDF here. Anne has created a step by step guide that includes detailed instructions and information on getting a good fit. I know there are many of you out there who will love this option!
Of course, the full kit is also available and comes with everything you need. In the full kit, you will receive your own shell stitch crochet espadrille sandals supplies including:
- Brand-new 12-page PDF with this exclusive design and full-color step by step instructions (I include a paper copy)
- 1 skein Flax & Twine daytime linen fingering weight yarn in either Ivory or Stone
- 1 crochet hook in the correct size range for your shoe size,
- Shoe soles sized 36 EU to 42 EU (the Etsy shop has tips on finding your correct size)
- Pins and an Espadrilles needle
There is so much uncertainty right now. In my household, back to school looks really different and I know that’s true for many of us. Sink into a DIY project that will surely bring beauty and creativity into your world. You deserve it and it’s better therapy than wine! Put that crochet hook to good use and create unforgettable sandals. I can’t wait to see the results!
Anne Weil is the creator of the blog Flax & Twine and a designer of patterns that have been published by Martha Stewart, Design*Sponge, Elle Decor, Real Simple, Sweet Paul, and the Huffington Post. The author of Knitting Without Needles and Weaving Within Reach, Anne teaches classes nationwide at art retreats and local yarn stores and online at Creativebug.com and Craftsy.com. She lives in Denver, Colorado, with her family.
Blog – Flax and Twine / Instagram – @flaxandtwine