Essential Handbook of Crochet Stitches

Author: Betty Barnden

Publisher: Search

ISBN: 9781844485116

Category: Crochet

Page: 256

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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.
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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

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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.
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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

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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.
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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

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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!
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The Step-By-Step Guide to 200 Crochet Stitches

Author: Tracey Todhunter

Publisher: Interweave Press

ISBN: 9781632506573

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 7205

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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.
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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

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Hobbies

Author: Otto C. Lightner,Pearl Ann Reeder

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Collectors and collecting

Page: N.A

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