You can combine crochet with a variety of other materials to make unique items. You can also combine crochet with other techniques (knitting combined with crochet in one piece is a common example). Here are eleven beautiful recent examples of mixed media and mixed technique crochet.
Crochet and Loom Flower free scarf pattern from @byhaafner
Hello Hart shared beautiful knit, crochet and embroidery fingerless gloves made for her daughter
How to Cross Stitch on Crochet @bhookedcrochet
Crochet fox lovey blanket free pattern @repeatcrafterme
How to upcycle plastic bottles with crochet to make hanging pen holders
How to crochet a curb necklace from @bhookedcrochet
Freshwater pearls and beaded crochet bracelet free pattern @fiberflux
Mixed media crochet art mural at Immingham elderly day centre
Mixed media lace, ribbon, buttons and beads crochet bag from @acreativebeing. Although Wink was known for her mandalas, she also created many other crochet patterns and designs. This was one of the most recent creations and it’s one that many, many people have mentioned to me that they love.