Openwork crochet was from ancient timesone of the most popular types of Russian folk art. Many ethnic museums store handicrafts and things dating back to the III-V centuries, this shows that this craft takes its origins long before our times.
There is an opinion that in the Middle Ages openworkcrocheting was the prerogative of the male population, and this kind of creativity was forbidden to women. No one knows how true this is. Meanwhile, in the female hands, the strings are twisted into very interesting and coquettish things.
And what could better decorate the ancient Russian house,than tied towels, sheets, duvet covers, underwear and inserts in pillow cases? The fashion on them has not yet passed in the Russian, Ukrainian, Belorussian outback, where the hostesses now consider them an indispensable attribute of home comfort. For urban women, openwork crocheting has turned into an interesting hobby, which they study in courses, devoting much of their time to this work.
It is known that all the ancient schemes of openwork knittingcrocheted had a sacred meaning. Each kind of loops, columns with crochets and their groups created a certain picture, plot, charm. A huge impression on the viewer is provided by modern openwork crochet, whose models are created not for mystical reasons, but from the concepts of aesthetics, beauty, practicality and individuality.
Another rule, which obeys the openworkcrochet - this is the right choice of hook thickness. If it is observed, then the product will be light and at the same time tightly woven. At once it is not necessary to undertake large-scale work. First you need to perform a small motive as a sample and make calculations on it, and then start creating your masterpiece.