200 Crochet Blocks

200 Crochet Blocks
Author : Jan Eaton
Publisher : David & Charles Publishers
Total Pages : 128
Release : 2005-01-01
ISBN 10 : 0715321412
ISBN 13 : 9780715321416
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

200 Crochet Blocks Book Description:

Choose from 200 beautiful block designs and learn different ways of joining them to make blankets and throws that are both functional and decorative. From Art Deco geometric patterns to traditional chequer-board stripes and elaborate motifs, discover new ways to combine colour, pattern and texture. Crochet is one of the oldest and most fascinating ways of creating a fabric out of yarn. Find out how to create wonderful and unique afghans, wall hangings and accessories in a kaleidoscope of colourful contemporary and traditional designs. All stitches and techniques are clearly explained with step-by-step illustrations, from working in rows and in the round to joining blocks and making figures. At-a-glance symbols denote the methods used and level of difficulty, so both new and experienced crafters can easily create a crochet masterpiece.

200 Crochet Blocks for Blankets Throws and Afghans

200 Crochet Blocks for Blankets Throws and Afghans
Author : Jan Eaton
Publisher : David & Charles
Total Pages : 128
Release : 2020-09-08
ISBN 10 : 1446308367
ISBN 13 : 9781446308363
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

200 Crochet Blocks for Blankets Throws and Afghans Book Description:

This comprehensive guide features 200 beautiful crochet block patterns to mix and match. With clear instructions you'll learn how to create your own unique afghans, wall hangings and accessories in a kaleidoscope of colorful contemporary and traditional designs.

200 Knitted Blocks

200 Knitted Blocks
Author : Jan Eaton
Publisher :
Total Pages : 128
Release : 2005
ISBN 10 : 0715322354
ISBN 13 : 9780715322352
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

200 Knitted Blocks Book Description:

This book has everything you need to create unique afghans, wall hangings and accessories; from knitting techniques and step-by-step instructions for 200 decorative blocks to inspiration and advice for creating a finished piece.

Granny Squares

Granny Squares
Author : Susan Pinner
Publisher : GMC PUBLICATIONS LTD
Total Pages : 144
Release :
ISBN 10 : 9781784941826
ISBN 13 : 1784941824
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Granny Squares Book Description:

Discover the world of granny squares with this imaginative book. Eight basic granny square designs are presented and then fashioned into 20 stunning projects for the home.

Granny Squares and Shapes

Granny Squares and Shapes
Author : Susan Pinner
Publisher : GMC PUBLICATIONS LTD
Total Pages : 144
Release : 2016-06-28
ISBN 10 : 9781784941871
ISBN 13 : 1784941875
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Granny Squares and Shapes Book Description:

Brighten up your home and your wardrobe with these 20 fabulously colourful, creative projects, suitable for beginners

Creative Makers Simple Crochet

Creative Makers  Simple Crochet
Author : Sara Sinaguglia
Publisher : Hachette UK
Total Pages : 144
Release : 2012-11-26
ISBN 10 : 9781845338091
ISBN 13 : 184533809X
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Creative Makers Simple Crochet Book Description:

Portable, pretty and quick to learn - crochet is back in vogue and Sara Sinaguglia is one of its most talented advocates. Taking her inspiration and palette from her country cottage home and the glorious Dorset landscape that surrounds it, Sara has created 35 easy-to-make crochet projects for in and around the home. The book begins with step-by-step photographs demonstrating how easy it is to teach yourself to crochet. From cushions, coasters and bags to toys, scarves and her now famous apple cosies, bring a little of Sara's stylish vintage vibe into your crafting life. Gorgeous photography by top lifestyle photographer Yuki Sugiura captures the sheer pleasure of turning a few balls of richly coloured yarn into something individual. Never has crochet looked so beautiful!

Best of Interweave Crochet

Best of Interweave Crochet
Author : Marcy Smith
Publisher : Penguin
Total Pages : 162
Release : 2013-02-15
ISBN 10 : 9781620331873
ISBN 13 : 162033187X
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Best of Interweave Crochet Book Description:

Inside The Best of Interweave Crochet, you'll discover the very best patterns by the top designers of the first 6 years of Interweave Crochet magazine. Marcy Smith, editor of Interweave Crochet magazine, has compiled the most popular pieces and expert advice from the magazine's first six years into one highly sought-after collection. From Kathy Merrick's color-rich Babette's Blanket to Kristin Omdahl's shapely Infinity Shawl to Lily Chin's flattering Lace Dress, these designer projects are both original and stylish. Each pattern includes detailed instructions accompanied by helpful charts, detailed photography, yarn recommendations, and more. You'll also find the in-depth crochet instructions, tips, and techniques that go beyond the basics to include variations on the basic stitches, garment shaping, Tunisian crochet, lacework, colorwork, and more. The Best of Interweave Crochet offers all the tips and techniques that Interweave Crochet readers know and love. Whether you're picking up a hook for the first time or you're a long-time crocheter, you'll love the twenty unique and popular projects and expert guidance all in one accessible volume.

Crochet Me

Crochet Me
Author : Kim Werker
Publisher : Penguin
Total Pages : 144
Release : 2013-02-15
ISBN 10 : 9781620332528
ISBN 13 : 1620332523
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Crochet Me Book Description:

Featuring 18 fashionable patterns that take crochet into new territory, this beginner-friendly book of projects dispels the "unhip" reputation of crochet with designs that are edgy and stylish. Projects include jewelry, thigh-high stockings, retro bags, scarves, sweaters, shrugs, camis, and home decor objects, exploring color, texture, design, embellishment, and how to customize patterns to fit personal style. Basic crochet techniques are covered along with tutorials on sizing, design, and special techniques. Up-and-coming designers are profiled throughout the book to give an entertaining and inspiring insight into this new generation of crocheters, what inspires them, how they find community with other crocheters, and creative ideas for breaking the rules and representing their individual crochet style.

The Crochet Answer Book

The Crochet Answer Book
Author : Edie Eckman
Publisher : Storey Publishing
Total Pages : 320
Release : 2005-10-01
ISBN 10 : 9781603421867
ISBN 13 : 1603421866
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Crochet Answer Book Book Description:

Wouldn't it boost your confidence to have an experienced and confident crocheter on call, day and night, offering assistance when needed? Most of us aren't fortunate enough to have that kind of aid, but now there is help available 24/7 with The Crochet Answer Book. Being a "good" crocheter is not about making perfectly stitched, elaborate, artful creations. It is rather a matter of confidence. You need to be confident in what you are doing and in how to figure out what to do if things aren't going quite right. Understanding why you do certain things and why they turn out the way they do increases confidence and leads to successful crocheting. This book answers some of the most common questions crocheters have, and anticipates some questions you didn't know you had. The Crochet Answer Book will lead you down the road to gaining the confidence that makes for good crocheting.

Craft Activism

Craft Activism
Author : Joan Tapper
Publisher : Potter Craft
Total Pages : 160
Release : 2011-09-27
ISBN 10 : 9780307586834
ISBN 13 : 0307586839
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Craft Activism Book Description:

Join the Handmade Movement! We make to give. We make to share. We make to connect with others. Crafters all over the world are using their hands and hearts to make a statement, change the world, and build community. Craft Activism is an inspiring celebration of this growing movement. Inside, dozens of superstars of this grassroots phenomenon share their experiences, tips, and advice on living, teaching, and promoting a more meaningful DIY lifestyle. Learn to craft for your cause, connect with other crafters, think green, organize a fair, host an online exchange, create yarn graffiti, and more. The book also includes 17 creative projects from designers who challenge you to reimagine how your craft skills can be used to make a difference. Whether you knit, sew, crochet, or collage—and even if you’re not sure where to begin—this book is your guide to the incredible power of handmade.