12 of the best rug making kits for beginners

Fancy learning how to rag rug and latch hook? Here's some of the top rug making kits for beginners so that you can try a new craft!

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We’ve rounded up 12 of the top rug making kits for beginners so that you can learn a new craft. If you fancy learning how to make a rag rug check out our tutorial for more tips!

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What’s the difference between latch hook and rag rugging?

Latch hook and rag rugging are very similar techniques as both use the same tool. The only difference is that rag rugging is considered a more modern form of latch hook because it uses fabric instead of yarn! Rag rugging kits will include strips of fabric whereas latch hook kits will include bundles of small pieces of pre-cut yarn.

12 of the best rug making kits for beginners

  • Ragged Life’s rug making kit 
  • WonderArt’s rug making kit
  • The Happy Cross Stitcher’s cushion kit
  • Claytonshopus latch hook kit

Best rug making kits and supplies for beginners

Rag rugging kits

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Ragged Life’s rug making kit

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Etsy, £19.99

Elspeth from Ragged Life is the queen of rag rugging. She’s even created this fab free tutorial for you to follow once you’ve got the hang of rag rugging. Her introductory kit is designed for complete beginners and will set you on your rag rugging path.

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Rag Art Studio’s cushion kit

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Etsy, £17.50

All your rug making supplies are covered with small rag rug cushion kit. Its size means even if you’re a complete newbie you can still finish this project in an evening.

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The Bee The Bear’s wall hanging kit

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Etsy, £36.98


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Two Cats and Dog Hooking’s sailing kit

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Etsy, £45.15


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Wool Junction’s rag rugging kit

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Etsy, £37.80

rag rugging kit comes with everything you need to make your own little sheep design. Use their earthy fabrics to create your own circular rug.

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Makings rag rugging kit

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Amazon, £28.95

Rug making kits for adults don’t come more traditional than this set from by Makings. This kit would make a great present for anyone wanting to explore the art of rag rugging.

Latch hooking kits

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 latch hooking kit

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Etsy, £37.17

beautiful latch hooking kit comes with everything you need including the vibrant yarns that you’ll need to make this colour explosion.

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atch hooking kit

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Etsy, £19.99

has all the rug making supplies a crafter could want. We especially love this rainbow kit which has tassels hanging off!

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Etsy, £19.24

‘s kit on Etsy is a great one if you want to be creative and try out your own patterns. The kit comes with the tool, rug canvas 50cm square and a rug pile gauge but no pattern or fabric. Why not use your own spare yarns or old clothing to create a masterpiece?

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WonderArt’s rug making kit

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Amazon, £11.06

There’s nothing sweeter than WonderArt‘s rug making supplies and kits. Make this tasty cupcake using their affordable bundle. If you fancy giving punch needle a go check out our punch needle kits round-up.

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The Happy Cross Stitcher’s cushion kit

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The Happy Cross Stitcher, £56.04

We absolutely love this colourful latch hook kit by The Happy Cross Stitcher. It’s a colour explosion and comes with everything you need to make it neatly wrapped inside the box.

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Claytonshopus latch hook kit

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Etsy, £23.83

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