This is a digital file
Left Hand Rug Instructions for a ROUND Amish Knot Toothbrush rug.
This is not a paper copy to be mailed. pdf digital DOWNLOAD to your computer.
Are you left handed and find that right handed instructions confuse you? Do you want to learn how to make a knotted rug using the Amish Knot or Toothbrush Rug technique? Do you do best with written instructions to use as a reference? My rug instructions are now available for Left Handers! Using the same technique, left handers will work in a direction that is opposite to right handers.
This Left Hand Tutorial is a digital file in pdf form. It will immediately be available in the purchases section of your Etsy account and Etsy will also email you a link to download it. You will be able to store it on your computer and you will also be able to print it on your own printer.
Instructions are 4 pages, with both color and black and white photos. Details on how to prepare your fabric and how to start your ROUND rug are in depth. How to continue and end the rug is also explained.
How much fabric needed for a small round rug
Very brief history of the craft
The pdf file includes hyperlinks for quick access to my videos or blog where even more detailed explanations can be found. My instructions compliment my videos and blog posts. Watching at least one video (Left Hand: How to Make a Toothbrush Rug) will be needed to get the best use of these instructions. Not included in the instructions is detail on how to join fabric strips. This is best learned by viewing my video, hyperlink is included in instructions and at YouTube: Whitehouse Whimsies and Rugs.
If you need a tool, you can purchase one in our shop for $7 here:
We have tools ready to ship within 1 day of purchase (excluding Sunday)
Until you can get a rug tool, you can use a DIY tool. I have tips for that on my blog at fourelevenrox. Look under the Knotted Rug Tab at the top of the page.
If you would like some extra help in getting started, I have rug starter kits available, including tools , a round starter and printed instructions: https://www.etsystudio.com/listing/269527517/custom-mini-rug-starter-kit-with?ref=shop_home_feat_3 Just leave a note when you order a starter kit that you would like a LEFT HAND kit.
No reason to wait, you can get started on a rug TODAY even if you are left handed!