Released on 2021-05-25Categories Crafts & Hobbies

A Modern Guide to Textured Crochet

A Modern Guide to Textured Crochet

Author: Lee Sartori

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9780593328583

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

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A colorful and contemporary collection of stitches, crochet techniques, and projects for creating rich and appealing texture in your work Crocheters looking for more texture, depth, and contemporary design will delight in this colorful new guide. Aimed at the experienced beginner to intermediate level crocheters with some extra ideas aimed at more advanced makers, the book covers a variety of textured crochet techniques--from the straightforward to the more complex and unusual --along with beautiful projects designed to showcase them. Get ready to explore the beautiful textures that can be achieved with crochet--Bobbles, Popcorns, Clusters, Puffs and more. Each chapter guides you through a new stitch or stitch progression with photos, detailed instructions and diagrams to ensure you can follow along easily. In addition to simple, on-trend projects perfect for gifting or use in your home or wardrobe, you'll find useful tips for saving time and troubleshooting, and additional ideas to explore.
Released on 2014-04-01Categories Crafts & Hobbies

Crochet

Crochet

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 9780241008492

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 322

View: 146

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.
Released on 2011-12-06Categories Crafts & Hobbies

Crochet Stitches VISUAL Encyclopedia

Crochet Stitches VISUAL Encyclopedia

Author: Robyn Chachula

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118183168

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 288

View: 618

Visual instruction for 300 crochet stitch patterns This visual encyclopedia features step-by-step instructions for 300 gorgeous crochet stitch patterns, from basic stitches to cables, lace, textured stitches, mesh and filet crochet, fans and shells, clusters, puffs, bobbles, spike stitches, colorwork, and more. Each pattern is accompanied by a full-color photo and a chart. Every crocheter needs a book like this on her shelf—the content is timeless and will have a place next to the crochet hooks for many years to come. Crochet Stitches VISUAL Encyclopedia gives crocheters quick visual access to a comprehensive collection of stitch combinations that enables them to create their own designs or modify existing patterns with ease. Patterns are represented in both charts and words to suit individual crocheters’ preferences A detailed color photo accompanies each stitch pattern Hardcover packaging makes the book durable for a lifetime of use Whether you're a beginner or an advanced crocheter, Crochet Stitches VISUAL Encyclopedia is a book you'll turn to again and again.
Released on 2018-08-06Categories Crocheting

200 More Crochet Stitches

200 More Crochet Stitches

Author: Tracey Todhunter

Publisher:

ISBN: 1782216634

Category: Crocheting

Page: 192

View: 465

Following the success of 200 Crochet Stitches comes 200 More Crochet Stitches by bestselling designer Tracey Todhunter. This brand-new collection includes both classic and new stitches, reflecting the modern crocheter's thirst for new ideas and innovative techniques. As well as popular traditional stitch styles such as ridges, cables and ripples, there are complex Tunisian stitches, trellis and picot, plus textured patterns like bobbles and puffs for those who like to add some 3D fun to their designs! This is the only stitch guide to combine clear, photographic step-by-step instructions, charts and examples of the stitches. The book also includes feature spreads that explore ideas for yarns and colours, along with the multiple ways you can use your newly learnt stitches in garments, accessories and homewares. This is a book packed full of instruction, ideas and inspiration that crocheters everywhere can dip into time and time again.
Released on 2017-08-29Categories Crafts & Hobbies

Tunisian Crochet Workshop

Tunisian Crochet Workshop

Author: Michelle Robinson

Publisher: David & Charles

ISBN: 9781446375488

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 373

View: 482

A comprehensive guide to all the basic Tunisian stitches and techniques from the designer behind the crochet blog Poppy & Bliss. Tunisian Crochet Workshop will help you on your way with step-by-step instructions for techniques, including colorwork, shaping, and working in the round. Once you’ve tried your hand at the workshops, there are also twelve beautiful, contemporary designs to create. With projects ranging from fashion accessories to decorative homewares, there is something for everyone!
Released on 2013-09-17Categories Crafts & Hobbies

The New Crochet

The New Crochet

Author: Marion Madel

Publisher: Potter Craft

ISBN: 9780385346146

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 224

View: 624

A fresh, upscale approach to crochet, with 38 simple projects presented in 25 comprehensive yet easy-to-understand lessons for anyone just picking up this craft. Crochet gets a chic makeover in this beginner-friendly book from French designer and crochet teacher Marion Madel. The 38 quick and easy projects include oversized scarves, cozy cowls, lacy shawls, decorative embellishments, bags, and much more. In 25 lessons, beginners will steadily build their repetoire of crochet skills, each one presented in detailed step-by-step photos, from creating foundation chains to decreasing and increasting stitches to crocheting in the round. For each lesson, the accompanying patterns offer the chance to try out new stitch patterns and techniques while creating a collection of beautiful garments and accessories that go far beyond typical "beginner's" projects.
Released on 2018-11-29Categories Crafts & Hobbies

The Art of Crochet Blankets

The Art of Crochet Blankets

Author: Rachele Carmona

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781632505750

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 416

Discover a new source of inspiration for your crochet hook...the beautiful work of today's modern makers! Follow popular crochet blanket designer Rachele Carmona through her unique collection of crochet blankets inspired by the work of popular independent artists. The Art of Crochet Blankets will help you create your own colorful crochet blankets as unique works of art for your home! Inside this one-of-a-kind crochet blanket guide you'll find: • Details on how to translate art to hook with 18 bold and unique crochet afghan patterns influenced by the works of their feature artist. • Modern quilts, fabric designs, tapestry weaving, digital art, and more become the source of one-of-a-kind projects for a more artful home. • Biographies and beautiful photos profiling 6 inspiring modern makers--Tula Pink, April Rhodes, Maryanne Moodie, Fransisco Valle, Maud Vantours, and Caitline Dowe-Sandes. Discover the inspiration that lies beyond the world of crochet with The Art of Crochet Blankets.
Released on 2006-08-29Categories Crafts & Hobbies

Basic Crocheting

Basic Crocheting

Author: Sharon Hernes Silverman

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 9780811745390

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 120

View: 587

Fundamental skills and stitches, such as the chain stitch, slip stitch, and single, half double, and double crochet. Techniques include creating an integral fringe, crocheting in the round, and filet crocheting. Create a shadowbox pillow, basketweave blanket, bunny basket, child's cap and mittens, openwork placemats, woven shoulder bag, and more.
Released on 2018-03-09Categories Crafts & Hobbies

200 Ripple Stitch Patterns

200 Ripple Stitch Patterns

Author: Jan Eaton

Publisher: SearchPress+ORM

ISBN: 9781781266007

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 134

View: 473

“If you are bistitchual and enjoy both crocheting and knitting, [this] is a great stitch guide that will keep you inspired!” —Underground Crafter A new edition of the popular stitch book by the internationally renowned needlecraft and textile designer. In this collection, create beautiful fabrics with variegated zigzags of color and pretty ridged effects that are perfect for afghans, throws, baby blankets and even wall hangings. This easy-to-use book features 200 colorful ripple stitch patterns to knit and crochet using a range of techniques, from traditional Shetland lace stitches to modern textured pattern. Each stitch features a detailed photograph, clear instructions and suggested color variations; Jan’s book also includes guidance on planning projects, choosing yarn, making and combining swatches, and finishing edges, along with an easy-to-follow refresher course on knitting and crochet basics. There is even the addition of five beautiful projects inside for you to knit and crochet, allowing you to see the myriad creations that can be made with the stitch patterns. With so much inspiration to help you in one handy guide book, prepare to while away hours knitting and crocheting your dream designs with this essential and invaluable directory that’s perfect for new and familiar needlecrafters everywhere.
Released on 2003Categories Business & Economics

The Guide to Textiles for Interiors

The Guide to Textiles for Interiors

Author: Dianne Rose Jackman

Publisher: Portage & Main Press

ISBN: 1895411971

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 248

View: 376

The definitive resource for anyone who works with textiles for interiors. The long-awaited 3rd Edition features updated content, a new hardcover design, and an engaging new format with easy-to-find information, full-colour graphics and charts, green design features, and much more With course adoptions, you will receive a complimentary Instructor's Guide. This guide includes: chapter synopses activity suggestions textile testing methods discussion questions exam questions