Crochet Rug Technique - crochet your mesh background then add rows of double crochet to the top. The different design possibilities of this technique are absolutely endless.-Could also crochet the mesh background as a base for a rag rug!
lace insert in top photo tutorial BASICALLY in a nutshell here…buy a tee…buy some lace…pin the lace to back of tee. Sew lace on the tee. Cut out fabric that is under the lace, but leave about and inch to sew back to the sides for stability.