Madeleines & Coffee: a new crochet painting!

I hope you all had a wonderful and yummy Christmas! As is tradition, I went out to dinner with my family on Christmas Eve, and then our family friends came over to my parents’ house on Christmas day for a big dinner and white elephant gift exchange.

I crocheted a painting for my mom because she’d mentioned that she really liked them. One of her favorite sweets are madeleine cookies. I’ve tried to crochet madeleines in the past, but I kept frittering over the right color combo and stitch texture. I finally just decided to heck with it and committed to a project!


You might recognize the doily and the cup from my Macaronimal paintings. They just seemed really fitting for cookies!




I shot these with my iPhone in my car right before our Christmas day festivities. I didn’t have time to shoot them at my house, since I was furiously still putting the painting together before we left. I need to learn how to find a better balance between making my family presents and making your family presents :).


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9 Replies to “Madeleines & Coffee: a new crochet painting!”

  1. Lee says:

    Looks delicious!

  2. Sami says:

    Your crochet paintings are the cutest 🙂

  3. fariba danandeh says:

    that’s just so amazing

  4. Jo says:

    I love the madeleines. Do you have a pattern for them?

    1. TwinkieChan says:

      Hi, Jo! I’ve been hunting around and I can’t find it if I saved it :(.

      1. Jo says:

        Thank you for looking.

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