A to Z of Crochet

A to Z of Crochet Author Sue Gardner
ISBN-10 156477998X
Year 2010-05
Pages 160
Language en
Publisher Martingale & Company Incorporated
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Presents step-by-step instructions and photographs covering the techniques of crocheting.

A Z of Crochet

A Z of Crochet Author Country Bumpkin
ISBN-10 0977547639
Year 2007
Pages 164
Language en
Publisher Gardners Books
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If you have never held a crochet hook before, the simple instructions and easy-to-follow photographs at the beginning of this book will have you working like an expert in no time. Learn about bobbles and clusters, loop stitches, picots and popcorns, shells and spikes.

A to Z of Knitting

A to Z of Knitting Author Sue Gardner
ISBN-10 1564779149
Year 2009
Pages 152
Language en
Publisher Martingale & Company Incorporated
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This must-have resource offers essential knitting know-how. With more than 1,000 close-up photographs featuring real hands holding real yarn and needles, there's no easier way to learn this beautiful craft.

Crochet the Complete Guide

Crochet the Complete Guide Author Jane Davis
ISBN-10 9780896896970
Year 2009-05-27
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher Krause Publications Craft
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Crochet is a varied craft form with everything from thick, yarn afghans to delicate lace doilies. It's hard to find a book that covers it all, and when you do, most books are large and heavy, not something you can carry with your project for easy reference.

Beginner s Guide to Crochet

Beginner s Guide to Crochet Author Sarah Shrimpton
ISBN-10 9781446372579
Year 2015-02-16
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher David & Charles
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Want to learn to crochet, but have no idea where to start? Well this book will guide you through the basics and have you completing your first project in just one day! Each new stitch is explained in easy steps with accompanying photographs and diagrams and is followed up with a project showing you how to utilize your new found skills. The 20 modern projects range from a super simple cafetiere cosy to a granny square blanket, plus there is a section dedicated to "extreme crochet," using t-shirt yarn to create larger-than-life crocheted creations. In addition, crochet charts are included for each stitch and pattern with the author explaining, in detail, how to read and follow charts. The author's chatty, informal style will take you on your journey from newbie to fully-fledged crocheter and before you know it you'll be crocheting and making fantastic homemade presents for friends and family. Crochet blogger Sarah Shrimpton, who blogs under the name Annaboos House, is a self taught crocheter and former teacher, who started blogging for fun and now has over 7k followers on Instagram.

Getting Started Crochet

Getting Started Crochet Author Judith L. Swartz
ISBN-10 9781620332498
Year 2013-02-15
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Betterway Books
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Neophyte crafters learn how to wield a crochet hook with skill and grace, enter yarn stores with confidence, and recreate their favorite crochet trends in this invaluable guide. Seemingly complex crocheting jargon and techniques are demystified with step-by-step photographs and instructions. Clear diagrams demonstrate how to hold a crochet hook and yarn, and form basic stitches to create a simple scarf. More advanced skills - such as shaping, working in rounds, motifs, and edging - lead into sophisticated projects, including an evening bag, a pillow, and an edged camisole. Designed for the extreme beginner, the manual also contains an index, a list of additional resources, and helpful charts.

Beginner s Guide Crochet Stitches Easy Projects

Beginner s Guide Crochet Stitches   Easy Projects Author Leisure Arts
ISBN-10 9781574869484
Year 1999-02-01
Pages 38
Language en
Publisher Leisure Arts
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This Little Book teaches 19 crochet pattern stitches and design basics. Try out the pattern stitches by crocheting one of the 5 projects included, such as the "Show-off Baby Blanket."

The Crochet Answer Book 2nd Edition

The Crochet Answer Book  2nd Edition Author Edie Eckman
ISBN-10 9781612124070
Year 2015-01-30
Pages 408
Language en
Publisher Storey Publishing
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Edie Eckman’s classic Q&A reference book has been updated with helpful answers to even more of your burning crochet questions. From beginning basics like yarn styles, stitch types, and necessary tools to detailed outlines of more advanced techniques, you can trust Eckman to deliver straightforward guidance and plenty of encouragement. With illustrations for left-handed crocheters and tips for broomstick lace, linked stitches, crochet cables, and more, The Crochet Answer Book is full of expert advice on every page.

The Knitting and Crochet Bible

The Knitting and Crochet Bible Author Claire Compton
ISBN-10 9780715332801
Year 2008-12-24
Pages 320
Language en
Publisher David & Charles
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Learn how to knit and crochet like an expert with this ultimate start-to-finish handbook, packed with knitting patterns and crochet patterns - invaluable whatever your skill level. Basic techniques are thoroughly explained through clear artworks and easy-to-follow instructions, complete with advice on choosing your yarns, needles and crochet hooks. Inspiring designs add excitement to your needlecraft, whether it's knitted cables, fair isle and lace, or crochet motifs and embellishments. Over 45 original projects, from classic baby clothes to stylish scarves and hats, allow you to use your new skills straight away, while the extensive charted stitch libraries provide endless creative possibilities.

The Big Book of Crochet Stitches

The Big Book of Crochet Stitches Author Rita Weiss
ISBN-10 9781604684513
Year 2014-02-11
Pages 192
Language en
Publisher Martingale
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Increase your stitch repertoire! Access hundreds of crochet stitches that you can use year in and year out. From two of the most respected names in crochet, this indispensable resource provides excellent value. Find step-by-step instructions for more than 350 stitches, from easy to advanced, including shells, fans, clusters, bobbles, and more See a swatch for each stitch in a full-color, close-up photograph Locate quickly and conveniently any stitch you like; stitches are grouped by style for easy reference, and an alphabetical index is also included

Crocheting in Plain English

Crocheting in Plain English Author Maggie Righetti
ISBN-10 9781466869929
Year 2014-04-29
Pages 288
Language en
Publisher St. Martin's Griffin
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The definitive classic on crocheting for years, the first edition of Crocheting in Plain English equipped readers with easy-to-follow, friendly advice on creating their dream crochets. A lifelong crocheting teacher and designer, Maggie Righetti offered both basic principles and step-by-step instructions to get crocheters started and to perfect their techniques. In this latest edition, completely updated and revised for today's crocheter, Righetti dispenses more of her invaluable wisdom, covering virtually everything you need to know about crochet, including: * Selecting threads and yarns * Determining gauge * Working with the right tools * How to interpret patterns and instructions * Increasing and decreasing stitches * How to fix mistakes * Basic stitches (chain, double, treble, slip) * Sixteen different fabric pattern stitches * Assembling the finished product * How to block, clean, and care for crocheted articles * And much, much more! Each technique is illustrated with clear drawings, charts, or photos. Complete with a new introduction and a detailed glossary of crochet terms, Crocheting in Plain English is one sourcebook no crocheter should do without.

Crocheting For Dummies with Online Videos

Crocheting For Dummies with Online Videos Author Karen Manthey
ISBN-10 9781119287124
Year 2016-11-10
Pages 408
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Get hooked on the art of crochet The crochet craze has taken the craft world by storm. If you've caught the bug and want to take your skills from beginner to beguiling, look no further than the friendly guidance in this bestselling guide. In Crocheting For Dummies, 3rd Edition, you'll find out how to choose the right hooks and yarns to complete your project, switch colors as you go, utilize various crochet stiches for different looks, and so much more. Online companion project videos will help readers master the concepts and techniques covered in the book. Julia Roberts and countless other celebrities are doing it—and you can, too! Taking the intimidation out of the timeless art of crocheting, this updated edition gives crafters of every skill level the knowledge and know-how to choose the right tools, create basic stitches, and finish off their work to make beautiful pieces of art. From learning to create consistency with gauge swatches to decoding patterns, symbols, and diagrams, this easy-to-follow guide is all you need to create beautiful designs in no time! Includes fresh new patterns, stitches, and techniques Covers common crocheting mistakes and how to correct them Provides guidance on crocheting with eco-awareness, like working with organic yarns, tie-dye yarns, and free trade and sustainably sourced fibers Gets you up to speed on resources and events held within the crochet community Provides free online access to videos to teach you how to tackle various stitches and crochet in the round Whether you're a first-time crocheter or looking to expand your skillset, Crocheting For Dummies gives you everything you need to get hooked like a pro.

Crochet Stitch Dictionary

Crochet Stitch Dictionary Author Sarah Hazell
ISBN-10 9781620331293
Year 2013-10-22
Pages 192
Language en
Publisher "F+W Media, Inc."
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Offers two hundred crochet stitches with detailed written, charted, and photographed instructions.

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Crochet

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Crochet Author Cecily Keim
ISBN-10 9781118153369
Year 2011-06-15
Pages 352
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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The visual way to get hooked on crochet The art of crocheting is timeless-and its popularity is evident in the surge of modern, sophisticated techniques like amigurumi and Tunisian crochet. So if you yearn for the skills to join this crafting revolution, this easy-to-follow guide is for you! With new patterns and even more techniques explained step by step, this updated edition is your go-to guide for learning how to crochet. Concise, two-page lessons show you all the steps to a skill and are ideal for quick review Detailed color photos demonstrate each step and helpful tips provide additional guidance New patterns, more techniques, and refreshed interior design Packed with tons of step-by-step instructions and fun, innovative patterns, Teach Yourself VISUALLY Crochet, 2nd Edition, gives you the tools you need to create one-of-a-kind crochet projects that will add handmade flair to your home and wardrobe.