Essential Handbook of Crochet Stitches

Author: Betty Barnden

Publisher: Search

ISBN: 9781844485116

Category: Crochet

Page: 256

View: 2321

This is a guide for crochet workers of all abilities. Over 200 crochet stitches are explained in full, each accompanied by a photographed sample, row-by-row instructions, and easy-to-follow symbol charts.

Enzyklopädie Häkeln

Author: Betty Barnden

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783897173538


Page: 256

View: 7802

The Crochet Stitch Bible

The Essential Illustrated Reference Over 200 Traditional and Contemporary Stitches

Author: Betty Barnden

Publisher: Chartwell Books

ISBN: 9780785830481

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 3638

The Crochet Stitch Bible contains over 200 stitches explained in full, and is a perfect starter guide for beginners, with advanced projects and details for experts. The handy spiral bound design allows this book to be laid open on a work surface for easy reference, and makes a wonderful addition to the library of any crafter, crocheter, or knitter. Includes step-by-step instructions for basic stitches, textured stitches, fans and shells stitches, mesh and filet stitches, openwork and lace stitches, trims and edgings, clusters, puffs, and bobbles, spike, relief, tunisian, multi-color, squares, and special stitches. Crochet is the technique of making a looped fabric from a continuous length of yarn, using a single hook. The word "crochet" itself derives from the French "croc," meaning a hook (or crook); an old scottish name for crochet is "shepherd's knitting." It is one of the most portable and flexible of crafts, requiring only a hook and some yarn. Once you have mastered the basic techniques, you can create a fascinating variety of effects.

Creative Makers: Simple Crochet

With 35 vintage-vibe projects for your handmade life

Author: Sara Sinaguglia

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 184533809X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 2437

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!

The Complete Book of Knitting

Author: Barbara Abbey

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486415291

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 240

View: 2715

Excellent guide for learning how to knit well, undertake new projects, and even create new designs. All basic procedures thoroughly explained-from casting on and binding off, to inserting zippers and lining garments. Over 500 illustrations show how to knit and purl, increase and decrease stitches, knit left-handed, knit with more than one color, make cables, and much else. Includes chapter on Abbreviations and Terms.

Häkeln für Dummies

Author: Susan Brittain,Karen Manthey

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527710159


Page: 320

View: 4451

The Step-By-Step Guide to 200 Crochet Stitches

Author: Tracey Todhunter

Publisher: Interweave Press

ISBN: 9781632506573

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 7946

An inspiring collection of 200 classic and new crochet stitches! The perfect resource for new and experienced crocheters alike, The Step-By-Step Guide To 200 Crochet Stitches offers 200 stitches with detailed written, charted, and photographed instructions. This essential book stitch dictionary includes: Basic stitches Fans & Shells Bobbles & Clusters Spikes Relief stitches Mesh & Filet Waves Crossed stitches Decorative stitches You'll learn essential crochet skills, such as changing color, fastening off, and forming basic stitches. Each stitch is accessible with written, charted, and step-by-step photo instructions that clearly explain where the yarn goes each step of the way. Plus, large finished swatches in eye-catching colors show off the beauty of each stitch inspiring your hook through the entire book. The Step-By-Step Guide To 200 Crochet Stitches is the must-have stitch dictionary you'll want in your reference library.

The Embroidery Stitch Bible

Over 200 Stitches Photographed with Easy to Follow Charts

Author: Betty Barnden

Publisher: Chartwell Books

ISBN: 9780785831068

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 2722

The photographed samples are shown full-size. Each stitch is fully described and illustrated with numbered figures and accompanied by a list of its main uses, with helpful notes on the working method. Many stitches have alternative names; these are also listed, and included in the index as a useful reference aid. The Embroidery Essentials chapter will help you choose appropriate materials and equipment for whatever technique you intend to use. Here you will find general information applicable to all types of embroidery The Working Practice chapter is divided into sections each one of the techniques sections includes general working guidelines, followed by specific working methods for various types of embroidery: how to choose and use suitable fabrics, threads, and stitches for a wide variety of effects, from dramatic blackwork to intricate three-dimensional techniques.

Edwards freche Tierparade

40 kuschelweiche Häkelfreunde

Author: Kerry Lord

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783772463853


Page: 127

View: 3129

The Engineer

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Engineering

Page: N.A

View: 935

Public Library Core Collection

A Selection Guide to Reference Books and Adult Nonfiction. Nonfiction

Author: John Greenfieldt,Patrice Bartell

Publisher: Hw Wilson Co

ISBN: 9780824210946

Category: Public libraries

Page: 1856

View: 3469

Block für Block

18 überraschend einfache Quilts

Author: Siobhan Rogers

Publisher: Stiebner Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3830709579

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 136

View: 6530

Wer Spaß am Quilten, aber wenig Zeit hat, sollte sich den raffinierten Designs von Siobhan Rogers zuwenden: Ihre beeindruckenden Quilts bestehen aus ganzen Blöcken, für die moderne Stoffe und ungewöhnliche Kombinationen reizvoll zum Einsatz kommen. Achtzehn Objekte – von der Babydecke über Tagesdecken bis hin zu großen Wandbehängen – werden in diesem Band nach Techniken gegliedert vorgestellt. Ob Log Cabin-Muster, Dreiecke oder aber runde Formen, die Quilts bestechen allesamt durch neue Interpretationen traditioneller Macharten.

200 Crochet Blocks for Blankets, Throws, and Afghans

Crochet Squares to Mix and Match

Author: Jan Eaton

Publisher: Interweave

ISBN: 9781931499682

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 8863

From Art Deco?inspired geometric designs to traditional checkerboard stripes and elaborate motifs, this guide helps crafters rediscover crochet with more than 200 fabulous block patterns. Employing traditional styles and contemporary colors, crocheted blocks inspire crafters to create a dynamic palette of color, pattern, and texture by mixing, matching, and combining. Step-by-step instructions accompany each pattern, along with stunning photographs that encourage crocheters to explore a range of color combinations and coordinates. A directory of blocks is cross-referenced with symbols that describe the techniques used and the degree of difficulty, and each pattern is designed so that finished blocks are the same size when they are worked in yarn of the same weight. A useful refresher course of crochet stitches and techniques is included, as are patterns for edgings and instructions on making fringes to finish off afghans in style.

Needle Work

A Selected Bibliography with Special Reference to Embroidery and Needlepoint

Author: Catherine J. Sestay

Publisher: Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press


Category: Canvas embroidery

Page: 153

View: 4017


Author: Otto C. Lightner,Pearl Ann Reeder

Publisher: N.A


Category: Collectors and collecting

Page: N.A

View: 6188

200 More Crochet Stitches

A Practical Guide with Swatches, Charts and Step-By-Step Instructions

Author: Tracey Todhunter

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781782216636


Page: 192

View: 8608