Learn Embossed Crochet

Author: Lianka Azulay

Publisher: Annie's Wholesale

ISBN: 1590122380

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 52

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The technique of Embossed Crochet creates a textured fabric where the beauty of knitted cable leaves have been translated to crochet. This book includes 10 fashion designs such as a scarf, cowl, vest, handbags, blankets and hat, made using light- and worsted-weight yarns. Written instructions as well illustrations, photos and symbol crochet are included to help you with this exciting new technique.

Crocodile Stitch Fashions

Author: Lianka Azulay

Publisher: Annie's

ISBN: 1573676284

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 48

View: 3434

Fashionable and simple to create, the crocodile stitch is popular among crocheters, and this instructional book assists crafters in mastering the stitch. Made with a simple chain stitch and a double crochet, the eight patterns in this book are supported by step-by-step photographs and detailed instructions. The projects showcase the layered scale effect of the crocodile stitch and include hats, gloves, and a shawl.

Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes

Tactile Mathematics, Art and Craft for all to Explore, Second Edition

Author: Daina Taimina

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1351402196

Category: Mathematics

Page: 200

View: 2429

Winner, Euler Book Prize, awarded by the Mathematical Association of America. With over 200 full color photographs, this non-traditional, tactile introduction to non-Euclidean geometries also covers early development of geometry and connections between geometry, art, nature, and sciences. For the crafter or would-be crafter, there are detailed instructions for how to crochet various geometric models and how to use them in explorations. New to the 2nd Edition; Daina Taimina discusses her own adventures with the hyperbolic planes as well as the experiences of some of her readers. Includes recent applications of hyperbolic geometry such as medicine, architecture, fashion & quantum computing.

Learn to Do Bavarian Crochet

Author: Jenny King

Publisher: Annie's

ISBN: 1596353163

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 48

View: 8211

The rarely recorded pattern for this beautiful and mysterious stitch is finally documented in this unique resource for crocheters. Color photos accompany detailed step-by-step instructions for transforming the original square pattern into rectangles, triangles, and circles with eight wonderful designs. Featuring seven unique projects—including an afghan, a basket, a table runner, a hat, and a scarf—this creative manual illustrates how this perfect, two-round stitch offers versatility of color because of its unique, textured color overlap.

Broomstick Lace Crochet

A New Look at a Vintage Stitch, with 20 Stylish Designs

Author: Donna Wolfe

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 0811716155

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

View: 6227

Learn an updated take on the vintage art of broomstick lace with easy-to-follow photo tutorials! Made using a super-huge needle (the "broomstick") and a crochet hook, this technique creates a very distinctive cluster lace stitch that's fun and fast to crochet. • A step-by-step photo tutorial on the basic stitch using single crochet is followed by additional broomstick lace tutorials that include how to increase and decrease, work in the round, change color, and work broomstick lace with different stitches • Includes 20 original designs for broomstick lace, ranging from accessories to baby items to designs for the home

Tapestry Crochet and More: A Handbook of Crochet Techniques and Patterns

Author: Maria Gullberg

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781570767678

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 84

View: 1530

Tired of the same old ch, sc, dc, tr? Looking for a way to take your crochet to the next level?Tapestry Crochet and More is the perfect introduction to a whole new set of techniques that will broaden your crochet horizons. Experiment with color, shape, and structure, using ribbed, relief, double-layer, and tapestry crochet to create bags, totes, hats, wrist warmers, lace, and flowers with striking designs you almost won’t believe are crocheted. With a wide variety of patterns to hold the veteran’s attention and loads of practical tips to aid the less experienced, this is one crochet handbook you won’t want to put down!

Cable Crochet Made Easy

18 Cabled Crochet Project with Complete Video Tutorials!

Author: Bonnie Barker

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781974063093

Category: Crocheting

Page: 72

View: 2202

Got crocheted cables? Come along with crochet designer Bonnie Barker as she shows you how to make 18 of her new crochet cable designs! Whether you know how to read written patterns or not, you can easily follow along with a complete video tutorial for every design, row by row, from start to finish!

The Story of My Life

Author: Helen Keller,Annie Sullivan

Publisher: N.A


Category: Deafblind people

Page: 441

View: 4881

A Garden of Shawls

Author: Karen Whooley

Publisher: Occhi Blu Press

ISBN: 0972323236

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 92

View: 7043

Picture an elegant ornamental garden. Can you see it? It’s full of lovely flowers peeking through the picket fences, swaying in the breeze, turning skyward to the warmth of the sun. It’s a haven from a busy work day. A place to wander on a cool evening with a lacy shawl draped around your shoulders. A place to daydream… A Garden of Shawls includes 12 beautiful lace shawls that evoke that feeling of being in a beautiful garden. Made with either fingering or lace weight yarns each shawl will inspire you to create your own slice of heaven

Arts and Crafts Essays

Author: Various

Publisher: Thomson Press

ISBN: 1409783898

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 460

View: 4173

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Corner-to-Corner Lap Throws For the Family

Author: Sarah Zimmerman

Publisher: Annie's Wholesale

ISBN: 1590128222

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 20

View: 5806

Corner-to-Corner is a fun and unique way of crocheting! By following a pixel graph instead of a written pattern, you can incorporate virtually any character or image you want into a crochet blanket. This great book includes how-to instructions and step-by-step photos. Also included are instructions for 5 cute throws. All designs are made using #4 worsted-weight yarn.

Advanced Crochet

Crocodile Stitch, Star Stitch, Picot Stitch, Shell Stitch, Waffle Stitch, Ribbed Stitch, Popcorn Stitch, Broomstick Lace Stitch, Solomon's Knot Stitch, Bullion Stitch: (Crochet Stitches, Crochet Patterns)

Author: Lily Green

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781541371125


Page: 68

View: 9417

Getting Your FREE Bonus Download this book, read it to the end and see "BONUS: Your FREE Gift" chapter after the conclusion. Advanced Crochet: Crocodile Stitch, Star Stitch, Picot Stitch, Shell Stitch, Waffle Stitch, Ribbed Stitch, Popcorn Stitch, Broomstick Lace Stitch, Solomon's Knot Stitch, Bullion Stitch Some of the most interesting and beautiful crochet items are created with advanced stitches and techniques. It may look difficult, but if you single, double, and post, you can use these stitches and techniques. A cute shawl can become an elegant accessory if you know how to add some lacey edging. A nice afghan can become an heirloom with the right textured stitches. This book will show you what the technique looks like and explain how to achieve the same result. Soon you will be adding picot trim and awesome crocodile scales to your arsenal of crochet techniques and your finished items will never look boring again! Download your E book "Advanced Crochet: Crocodile Stitch, Star Stitch, Picot Stitch, Shell Stitch, Waffle Stitch, Ribbed Stitch, Popcorn Stitch, Broomstick Lace Stitch, Solomon's Knot Stitch, Bullion Stitch" by scrolling up and clicking "Buy Now with 1-Click" button!

Contemporary Celtic Crochet

24 Cabled Designs for Sweaters, Scarves, Hats and More

Author: Bonnie Barker

Publisher: Fons & Porter L C

ISBN: 9781440238611

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 127

View: 2045

Offers instructions on using basic crochet stitches to create cabled sweater wraps, stoles, and cardigans.

Rainbow Crocheted Blankets

A Block-By-Block Guide to Creating Colourful Afghans and Throws

Author: Amanda Perkins

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781782211570

Category: Afghans (Coverlets)

Page: 128

View: 4761

"Use a range of simple motifs to build up stunning afghans, blankets and throws. Featuring 10 irresistible projects, and color variations for 20 more, this inspiring, easy-to-follow book contains both written instructions and crochet charts, as well as an illustrated guide to building each afghan block by block."--Back cover.

Beautiful Blankets, Afghans and Throws

40 Blocks and Stitch Patterns to Crochet

Author: Leonie Morgan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781782215431

Category: Afghans (Coverlets)

Page: 128

View: 937

Leonie Morgan is back with another wonderful book, showcasing her vibrant colour and stitch combinations. Featuring both block patterns and stitch patterns, there is plenty to please granny-square lovers and row-by-row enthusiasts.Each of the 40 designs comes with a clear written pattern, an easy-to-follow chart, a skill-level indicator, and a large photograph. Instructions and yardage are also provided for making afghans in three sizes: baby blankets, lap throws and bedspreads.With advice on picking lovely colour combinations and a selection of edgings to finish your project, and a comprehensive collection of crochet stitches and techniques, you'll have all you need to create your own unique afghan.

Aran Afghans to Crochet

Author: Bonnie Barker

Publisher: Leisure Arts

ISBN: 157486386X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 28

View: 7181

Five full size sampler afghans feature a total of five Aran patterns.

Crochet Master Class

Author: Jean Leinhauser,Rita Weiss

Publisher: Potter Craft

ISBN: 030796552X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 8697

Crochet Master Class presents 18 crochet techniques taught by some of the world’s best crochet designers and instructors. Each chapter focuses on a different technique, inviting you to dip in, experiment, and then apply your newfound skills to create a custom piece designed by these crochet luminaries. You’ll learn Hairpin Lace from Stitch Diva Jennifer Hansen, discover the intricate color work of tapestry crochet from Carol Ventura, and explore free-form crochet with renowned fiber artist Prudence Mapstone. Filled with expert instruction, inspiring stories, and projects created exclusively for this book, Crochet Master Class is your guide to the incredible range of crochet possibilities. Techniques include: Filet Crochet • Hairpin Lace • Tapestry Crochet • Aran Crochet • Entrelac Crochet • Fashion Crochet • Tunisian Crochet • Woven Crochet • Double-Ended Crochet • Tassels • Bullion Stitch • Overlay Crochet • Bead Crochet • Bruges Crochet • Painted Crochet • Free-Form Crochet • Irish Crochet • Wire Crochet From the Trade Paperback edition.

Doily Afghans

Author: Annie's

Publisher: Annie's Wholesale

ISBN: 1590128184

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 24

View: 4002

We chose 5 beautiful doilies and turned them into throws! By adding a stitch here and there, and using yarn instead of thread, we have created 5 lovely new designs. All are made using Deborah Norville Everyday Soft worsted-weight yarn. Skill Level: Easy to Intermediate.