DIY crocheted coasters

cups on coasters crocheted coaster stacked

The greatest thing about these crocheted coasters is that you don’t really need to know how to crochet. You only need to know how to make a crochet chain, which is basically a series of slip knots.  I like this quick tutorial.  To make these coasters, you will need the following materials:

  • Thin yarn for crochet chain (embroidery thread or slightly thicker is best)
  • Thin cork board
  • Craft glue

Step 1. Crochet a very long chain (several yards long).

crochet chain stitch
crochet chain stitch

Step 2. Cut out  3″ to 4″ diameter circles from thin cork board.

cork coaster

Step 3. Glue the crochet chain to the cork.  Start from the center and circle out until the entire surface of the cork is covered by the crochet chain.

Here are my final products! I used two colors of yarn for my chain– double up the thread when crocheting the chain to achieve the same look.

crocheted coasters


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s