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Can you frame latch hook?

Can you frame latch hook?

You can turn your latch hook project into a decorative accessory, ranging from pillows to wall coverings. Framing a latch hook project and hanging it in your home turns the craft into a piece of art.

Do you need a frame for latch hook rug?

The hugely talented Rug Hooking artist Rachel Leblanc uses no frame at all. You’ll need a hook or a punch to make rugs. This can be be a very simple tool. Your collection of hooks can be developed over time if you feel the need.

How do you frame a rug?


  1. Grab a floating wall frame and take it apart. Remove staples with pliers.
  2. Remove original art in frame.
  3. Lay out your rug on the mat (or frame) to determine where to cut.
  4. Cut your rug to size.
  5. Using hot glue, attach the rug to the frame.
  6. Put frame back together.

How do you hang a rug on the wall without damaging it?

Method 1: Velcro Using Velcro to hang a rug on the wall is a preferred method by many people and is often used in museums, too. This method can be used on heavy-weight rugs without causing damage to the rug or wall. Velcro tape consists of two separate strips: the hook tape and the loop tape.

How do you put binding on latch hook rug?

it mimics the style of one of my favorite artists

  • no one I know has anything that looks like it
  • I made it all by myself
  • it’s sooo soft (kind of surprised by that)
  • How to finish a completed latch hook rug?

    Cotton Rope

  • Paintbox Yarns
  • Latch hook canvas
  • Latch hook
  • Black marker pen
  • Long scissors
  • Darning needle
  • glue gun
  • How to make a rug hooking frame?

    2 back legs that will be 8 inches long with one of the ends cut at a 10 degree angle.

  • 2 front legs that will be 6 inches long,these too will have one end cut at a 10 degree angle.
  • 2 20 inch pieces that will make the front and back top pieces (no angles needed)
  • 2 side top pieces will be 12 inches long (no angles needed)!
  • How to bind your latch hook rug?

    Typically, latch hook projects will leave about an inch of unhooked space around the edges. To bind the rug, fold this inch of rug canvas down along the back of the rug.