Crochet

The Complete Step-by-Step Guide

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241008492

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 320

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Granny squares to gorgeous garments- a mix of classic and modern crochet projects - now available in PDF Crochet is the go-to crochet compendium, with more than 80 crochet projects, from simple flower blankets to crocheted baby bonnets and chunky scarves. Crochet uses step-by-step techniques and photography to cover basic stitches, such as chain stitches and treble crochet, and includes helpful practice projects to build your confidence, before embarking on more adventurous and impressive crochet patterns. Beginner crocheters are clearly led through every stitch or if you are already familiar with knitting and other crafts you can pick up a great new skill quickly to create beautiful crochet projects, such as cute gifts, things to wear and items for the home. Crochet is the perfect guide for crocheters of all levels of ability.
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Crochet

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465427597

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 320

View: 1888

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Crochet is the perfect book for people interested in shifting away from mass-produced items, who want to create unique, crocheted pieces. There are more than 80 crochet projects to choose from, and the book helps you get to grips with the basic stitches before leading you to the best projects to try next. Why is it special? * It's the go-to crochet compendium that combines a step-by-step technique section with 101 projects for crocheters of all levels of ability. * This comprehensive book takes you through the basics, with useful practice projects to build confidence, before embarking on more adventurous crochet patterns. * Close-up step-by-step photography and detailed text give you crystal-clear instructions for every crochet stitch. * A huge variety of projects spans things to wear, items for the home, decorative pieces, and cute gifts. Whether you're looking to crochet oh-so sweet baby booties, amigurumi animals, a granny square bedspread, a one-size-fits-all shopping bag, or a fabulously slouchy hat--you're sure to find something to fit the bill.
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Crochet Step by Step

Author: Sally Harding

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1409364186

Category: Crocheting

Page: 224

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The essential guide to creating beautiful crochet Crochet is more popular than ever and Crochet Step by Step gives you the tools, techniques and stitches you need to create beautiful and original crocheted items. With more than 100 stitches and techniques clearly photographed and simple guidelines on how to read patterns this is a foolproof guide helping beginners get started and more experienced crocheters to refresh their skills. 20 beautiful and contemporary projects will get you making everything from simple throws and cushions to beanies and baby toys. Whether you're just getting started or looking to hone your skills, Crochet Step by Step has everything you need to enjoy this popular craft.
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Amigurumi

Author: June Gilbank

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101464291

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 224

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Creating an Amigurumi of one's own... Amigurumi, the traditional Japanese art of knitted or crocheted stuffed figures, is a craft that is sweeping the country. In The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Amigurumi crafters will learn the basic stitches of crochet, how to make basic shapes (heads, arms, legs, torsos), stuffing techniques, and embellishments such as hair, eyes, and tassels. They will also learn how to make flowers and vegetables, and will acquire the tools to be able to let their imaginations run wild and create their own unique and adorable Amigurumi. Easy-to-follow instructions and patterns for the absolute beginner. The only book that teaches readers how to make their own Amigurumi (not just follow patterns) Includes several complete patterns Author is a foremost expert on Amigurumi
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The Complete Photo Guide to Crochet, 2nd Edition

*All You Need to Know to Crochet *The Essential Reference for Novice and Expert Crocheters *Comprehensive Guide to Crochet Tools and Techniques *Packed with Hundreds of Tips and Ideas *Step-by-Step Instructions, Charts, and Photos for 220 Stitch Patterns

Author: Margaret Hubert

Publisher: Creative Publishing int'l

ISBN: 1589237986

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 272

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The essential reference for novice and expert crocheters: Includes instructions, charts, and photos.
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Idiot's Guides: Crochet

Author: June Gilbank

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1615645535

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 272

View: 7525

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Crocheting is one of the most popular crafts among people all ages, but if you've never picked up a hook before, it's hard to know where to begin. Geared for the absolute beginner, Idiot's Guides: Crochet teaches the basics of knitting in a series of "lessons" using helpful full-color, step-by-step illustrations. Photographed in a film-strip style, the crochet instructions allow the reader to clearly see how each stitch is executed. Every lesson is accompanied by a practice project, allowing the reader to try out their newly learned skill; as the lessons become more advanced, so do the projects, so the reader not only gets instant gratification, they become more proficient as they learn and have the motivation to keep going! In addition, Idiot's Guides: Crochet includes more than a dozen unique projects and galleries of stitch patterns for beginner and intermediate-level crocheters. This completely illustrated tome is an essential tool for every beginning stitcher.
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Knitting and Crocheting

Author: Gail Diven

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101222255

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 304

View: 6325

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This guide has been a bestseller ever since its first publication. Plus, it's the only book to include knitting and crocheting, with both comprehensive instructions and exciting patterns. Readers will get: -- Goof-proof instructions to get them knitting and crocheting in no time -- Expert advice on how to correct common knitting gaffes -- Terrific tips that will help them decipher knitting and crocheting patterns -- Easy ways to check their gauge-and what to do when it doesn't match the pattern
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Knitting

Author: Becca Smith

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101444037

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 304

View: 6751

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Knitting made easy - especially for beginners. In The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Knitting, Becca Smith takes aspiring knitters step-by-step through her "learn-as-you-go" teaching technique. Knitters are guided from purl stitch to finished scarf with hundreds of clear and easy-to-understand photos along the way. Readers will also learn to make hats, mittens, blankets, pillows, sweaters, socks, even kimonos-as well as their own patterns. With The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Knitting, anyone can go from picking up a needle to becoming a master knitter. ?A new "learn-as-you-go" way of teaching makes this book perfect for beginners ?Packed with hundreds of clear and easy-to-understand photos ?According to the Craft Yarn Council of America, 53 million American women knit or crochet ?Author is an expert knitter and owns her own knitting and yarn company
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The Complete Photo Guide to Knitting

*All You Need to Know to Knit *The Essential Reference for Novice and Expert Knitters *Packed with Hundreds of Crafty Tips and Ideas *Step-by-Step Instructions and Photos for 200 Stitch Patterns

Author: Margaret Hubert

Publisher: Creative Publishing int'l

ISBN: 158923524X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 240

View: 5089

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This volume is a comprehensive how-to book about all aspects of knitting. This book is a reference for all knitting techniques, beginning with the basics of how to knit. A large section of the book is devoted to showing different stitch patterns, arranged in style categories for easy reference. Special knitting topics will be explored in depth: cables, intarsia, entrelac, Fair Isle knitting, and lace knitting. A section will discuss yarns: fibers, how they are spun, gauge, and how to choose.
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