Are you ready to liven up your wardrobe for spring? Well consider introducing crocheted pieces into your daily rotation. With its bold colors and experimental prints, incorporating this medium into your closet is a sure-fire way to make getting dressed exciting again. Retro looks from Valentino, Dior, Gabriella Hearst take full advantage of this design technique.
For example, Parsons design student and second daugther, Ella Emhoff posts her crocheted creations all over Instagram for her followers to envy. From checkered bikinis to rainbow pants and adorable handbags, the Gen Z Brooklynite has plenty of crochet inspiration to share. Emhoff’s IG page is an instant mood boost, it perfectly encapsulates the fun, optimistic feeling we all have coming out of the pandemic.
Shop these 7 pieces incorporating this granny-approved trend below.
Mango Floral Crochet Bag ($40)
This subtle statement bag is a safe way to get in on the trend without dropping a ton of cash.
Sea Gabriella Crochet Sleeve T-Shirt ($345)
While it’s technically a plain white tee, the crochet sleeves bring a fun freshness to the piece.
Urban Outfitters Crochet Coaster ($8)
Not ready to take the risk of actually wearing crochet? You can still try out the trend at home while protecting your furniture at the same time with these cute coasters.
Sammiixxxami Crochet Earrings ($9)
These earrings are another low-commitment way to test out the trend.
Mr. Larkin Frankie Vest ($212)
This crocheted sweater vest is a fun play on the sweater vest trend that’s everywhere right now.
Sandro Francine Crop Camisole ($220)
Channel your inner ’70s hippie with this camisole.
If you never learned how to crochet for yourself, support a small business and pick up this blanket instead.