Creating Wealth Through Crochet Fashion


Fashion is a vast and ever expanding area which cannot fade away, rather it innovates and evolves. One of such innovation is bringing back an old age craft of crocheting into modern day fashion. Crochet is a process of creating textiles by using a crochet hook to interlock loops of yarn, thread, or strands of other materials.

Adeola Awogbade, a 200 level student of Law at the Bowen University said she had developed an interest in crocheting in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic as a way to pass time.

Two years down the line and in spite of her studies, she has grown from being a beginner to and advanced level where she crochets specially designed wears and accessories for her clients who she says mostly contact her through her Instagram and Facebook pages. She crochets clothes, shoes, bags, purses, blankets, shawls amongst others

Awogbade explained that delving into crocheting does not require a background knowledge in tailoring, contrary to perceptions of many. In starting her…

Source: Leadership Newspaper