Crochet Covered Coat Hangers crochet project by Jennifer H
I love giving handmade gifts to my friends and I'm always looking for new ideas. I was inspired by photographs of gorgeous crocheted hangers I saw online - especially some Japanese ones - and thought I would give it a go. The pattern for the two hangers at the top of the main photo I found on the My Rose Valley blog. The ones with the dangly bits on, I made up as I went along! It's also a great way to use up left over yarn from previous projects.
Since finishing the big bobble blanket I've been concentrating on smaller things and something I've been wanting to have a go at is to crochet covers for some of my clothes hangers - there's nothing like having hangers to match your clothes (yes, clearly I don't have enough things to fill my day!). They were easy enough to do, although the annoying thing about the hangers I have is that you can't unscrew the hook, so I had to crochet the long sides of the cover together once it was on the…