When setting up a set table, the crochet napkin holder makes all the difference in decoration.
Together with the American game or sousplat game in crochet, they form a beautiful composition.
They are easy to make, require little material and time to make. In addition, there are beautiful models to be inspired by.
They can be made in the shape of flowers and leaves, themed for decorating a Christmas or Easter table, with pearls, among many other options.
They are great options for souvenirs and sales items, as they facilitate a wide, fast and diverse production. So, take advantage of the ideas and steps to follow and do it yourself.
How to make a crochet napkin holder
A crochet craft like this can be made in different colors and shapes. And this allows you to unleash your creativity at the time of execution of the work.
The choice of thread and needle
Use the thread and needle in the appropriate sizes for your piece, this influences the size and finish of the piece. Therefore, the needle needs to be in accordance with the thickness of the line, check the indications on the package of the skein when buying.
Some models shown in this step-by-step video are made only with rows of single crochets.
Others are fanned (taking the shape of a flower) using double crochets. But there are still other possibilities for you to choose from.
hearts napkin holder
See the list of materials needed to make a napkin holder:
- crochet line
- Crochet needle
Start with 8 chains + double crochet in the fourth chain counting from the hook + double crochet in the same base stitch + 2 chains and 1 single crochet in that same space.
Follow with + 2 chains and in the same space make + 2 double crochets + 1 slip stitch in the last base stitch.
Still in the same space where you have the double crochets make 3 crochets + 1 chain and in the middle of that same base stitch make 1 double crochet.
Finish with 1 chain + 3 double crochets and visualize the heart. In the third chain, finish off with a very low stitch.
continuation of work
This model is made up of four hearts, so after finishing the first heart, continue with the next one, starting with eight more chains. For all hearts follow the same step by step.
The coolest thing is that you don’t need to cut the thread, your napkin holder is seamless. See the step by step of Edinéia Sinatra Artesanatos Crochet:
Crochet napkin holder with ring
The round crochet napkin holder can be made without or with rings (pieces made of different materials such as plastic, silicone or wood).
With the use of the ring, the piece becomes firmer and with an exact diameter, making it a little easier to make. Some people cover the hoop with the thread used in crochet, others prefer to leave the accessories visible.
See how to make this napkin holder by Tathinha Embroidery Varied:
crochet flower for napkin holder
Decorating with flowers on the napkin holder is fundamental, especially if you are in doubt and don’t want to make a mistake in choosing.
The flowers are beautiful, charming and delicate, but with a thicker thread they can acquire a more rustic texture, so that they end up being suitable for different styles.
The flower design can be formed in many ways, for example by crocheting petals around a ring. Another possibility is to make the big flower on top of your napkin holder.
The flowers can be colored, monochromatic or gradient, the options are all wonderful. See this step by step by Elizabeth Atelier Crochet:
Pearl crochet napkin holder
Pearls are pieces that enchant very naturally, they are details that can make the napkin holder even more beautiful.
Avoid putting many pearls in an already very elaborate crochet piece, pearls usually compose simple pieces to cause a harmonic and prominent effect.
They can be used in pieces with straight or slightly sinuous rows, as well as in the center of flowers or as an ornament for bundles to open and close the napkin holder.
Check out Elizabeth Atelier Crochê’s tips for making pieces with pearls:
crochet napkin holder for wedding
For the wedding, crochet napkin holders bring a delicate and sophisticated option. Floral models are classic, as well as the use of pearls, which are traditional elements of the occasion.
Merging materials is also a way to customize the napkin holder and make it more creative and different. So, in addition to lace, other materials such as rings, cords and ready-made bows create incredible and simple details.
It is very common to keep the color of the napkin holder in accordance with the decoration of the events, which is why white and neutral colors are preferred for weddings.
This does not mean that the two-color or brightly colored napkin holder cannot be used, it just needs to match the style of the party.
Watch the JNY Crochet video and find out how to make a crochet napkin holder for a wedding:
Christmas crochet napkin holder
As you may already know, the napkin holder can be themed, so at Christmas it’s time to bet on creative models for this celebration.
Christmas tree, bells, flowers, gift boxes and Santa Claus will decorate these pieces in different ways. It can be used for cloth napkins (per person) or as a basket for paper napkins, like the model below.
Whether in the round or square napkin holder, crocheting using threads in green, red and white, it is possible to associate the piece with Christmas. Although the figures are not so emblematic, the use of these main colors already refers to the occasion.
Owl crochet napkin holder template
One of the most used and creative models using the owl design, uses a ring to compose the body of the figure, while the head is entirely crocheted.
The owl can be crocheted in its entirety, but other elements, such as the hoop, can contribute to the work. The owl can be adorned with flowers, bows and pearls if desired.
Bright colors are often used to make this piece very attractive and cheerful, associated with white in the eye area. Rarely do you crochet owls with just one color, but it can happen in cases where you don’t make such a point of showing the pet’s details.
Watch this tutorial by Cidinha Crochet Christmas owl napkin holder:
heart napkin holder
As with all other types of napkin holders, there are several styles and models that use the heart as the main design.
These heart pieces are sweet and very affectionate, conveying the idea of love. But the big difference is also due to the color or colors chosen.
A red heart can mainly refer to the idea of romance, but a blue heart can convey more tenderness, for example.
See how to make a crochet napkin holder step by step with Fifi Crocheteira’s tips:
Simple crochet napkin holder
Generally speaking, the napkin holder itself is a very simple piece. Models can be round, like a kind of ring, or square in the size of a paper napkin.
The round shape is best for fabric napkins, making them more elegant on tables. Making this piece with simplicity is betting on simple formats and basic crochet stitches.
Details with pearls and bows are welcome and can be part of the minimalist aesthetic, without difficulty.
Check out the JNY Crochet tips and learn how to make this beautiful napkin holder:
Create a wall napkin holder
In addition to the table, your ideas can also decorate your wall! The owl model is great for starting to create a wall napkin holder, also because the owl is a great figure to be made in a larger format.
This is the great differential of a piece for the wall, because it is usually a little bigger than the others.
Other animal designs, arrangements or dolls are also widely used, in addition, all models mentioned in this article can be replicated for this version.
It is worth mentioning that in addition to the space to fit the napkins, it is necessary to make a handle on top of the piece, so that the napkin holder can hang on the wall.
This napkin holder model by Zazá Da Silva is sensational. Check out!
50 Simple and creative napkin holder models
Now it’s time for you to choose your favorite model. We have selected several creative and easy-to-make ideas to inspire you. See and place your bet!
1 – Crochet bow napkin holder to make the table super delicate
2 – A very cute amigurumi heart crochet napkin holder
3 – A model with colorful crochet balls to brighten up the atmosphere
4 – Simple crochet napkin holder with button
5 – A beautiful tying sunflower crochet napkin holder
6 – A frog crochet napkin holder to ensure fun at the table
7 – A crochet napkin holder made with nautical yarn
8 – How cute is this napkin holder in crochet for Easter
9 – A simple and cute rabbit ear with a wooden hoop
10 – A crochet rabbit to decorate the children’s Easter table
11 – Charming model of bunny ears for decoration
12 – A charming rabbit ear with two colors on string
13 – Flower for napkin holder made with baroque thread and pearl
14 – Set of sousplat and crochet napkin holder with pink flowers
15 – Butterfly-shaped crochet napkin holder with rhinestones
16 – A light blue crochet napkin holder with an acrylic ring
17 – Owl crochet napkin holder for guest table
18 – Square crochet napkin holder with flower
19 – Color options for flower crochet napkin holder
20 – Crochet napkin holder with colored knitted yarn
21 – Handmade knitted yarn napkin holder with heart appliqué
22 – Easy to make crochet napkin holder idea
23 – Snail crochet napkin holder to complete the table decor
24 – Napkin ring with crochet ring for informal decoration
25 – Different crochet napkin holder in gray with pearl
26 – Trio of flowers for a handmade napkin holder
27 – A wonderful crochet bow to match the placemat
28 – A yellow crochet napkin holder for a sophisticated set table
29 – A beautiful crochet craft option for beginners
30 – Creative model made with basic crochet stitch
31 – Napkin holder made of crochet for wedding
32 – Green napkin holder for family dinner table
33 – Very simple and easy to match black napkin holder
34 – Kit with napkin holder in a neutral and elegant color
35 – A pink napkin holder made with knitted yarn full of love
36 – Crochet bow napkin holder with wooden ring
37 – A wide variety of colors to choose from
38 – Decorating the dining table with style and elegance
39 – Handmade crochet heart with twine
40 – A blue flower napkin holder to make at home
41 – A table decoration model set during the day
42 – The details of the flower make all the difference
43 – Green napkin holder with pearl in the middle of the flower
44 – Themed napkin holder in crochet with cotton yarn
45 – A super useful square Christmas napkin holder with satin ribbon
46 – Christmas napkin holder with a very tasteful checkered bow
47 – Green, red and white crochet paper napkin holder
48 – Santa Claus napkin holder to decorate the table
49 – Simple and beautiful navy blue napkin holder
50 – Round model with fringe of knitted yarn
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