99 Granny Squares to Crochet

Author: Leisure Arts

Publisher: Leisure Arts

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 56

View: 468

Crochet these squares using worsted weight yarn, fine baby yarn, or chunky yarn. Depending on your mood, you can give a different look to every creation. There is no limit to what a granny square can become!

Granny Squares

Author: Susan Pinner

Publisher: GMC PUBLICATIONS LTD

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 729

Discover the world of granny squares with this imaginative book. Eight basic granny square designs are presented and then fashioned into 20 stunning projects for the home.

Granny Squares and Shapes

Author: Susan Pinner

Publisher: GMC PUBLICATIONS LTD

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 899

Brighten up your home and your wardrobe with these 20 fabulously colourful, creative projects, suitable for beginners

Hooked on Crochet

20 Sassy Projects

Author: Candi Jensen

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 674

Craft stylish and unique fabric masterpieces. Whether you’re new to crocheting or just need a refresher course, Hooked on Crochet makes it a snap to learn basic techniques and then move on to more challenging patterns. Candi Jenson provides illustrated step-by-step instructions for 20 sweet and sassy projects that include hats, bags, clothing, and accessories for the home. You’ll learn how to use novelty yarns to make one-of-a-kind scarves, create cloche-style hats, and fashion lacey tank tops with this high-style guide to the world of crochet.

How To Crochet Granny Squares

Your Step By Step Guide To Crocheting Granny Squares

Author: HowExpert

Publisher: HowExpert

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 120

View: 465

If you want to crochet granny squares, then get "How To Crochet Granny Squares" guide. This book takes you through the step by step process to crochet a patchwork blanket using designs borrowed from the granny square, the granny hexagon, the granny star and as a special delight, the knitted hexagon. You will be taught the basic crochet steps. After that all four patterns are presented step by step with pictures to help you through the process. At the end, you will be able to assemble a beautiful patchwork blanket created from all your components. This book will be of tremendous help to beginners and a nice challenge to the more advanced crochet divas out there. In addition, this book includes a segment on color theory. You will develop a new eye for choosing your yarn, employing the proper color terminology. Along with colors, it also explains elements of design and how your crochet pieces can transform a room. You will learn how different color combinations create different moods in the house. From fun fiesta colors to romantic lace, your house can be transformed in an instant. But most importantly, it holds your hand through the process of creating a magnificent patchwork blanket that will be your treasure for a long time to come. HowExpert publishes quick 'how to' guides on all topics from A to Z by everyday experts.

Index to Handicraft Books, 1974-1984

Author: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Science and Technology Dept

Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA : University of Pittsburgh Press

ISBN:

Category: Handicraft

Page: 411

View: 706

Crochet

Author: June Gilbank

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 272

View: 396

You'll be hooked on crocheting in no time! 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: Helpful full-color, step-by-step illustrations to help you clearly see how each stitch is executed. Practice projects to test out your newly learned skills-from beginner to advanced. Expert crochet advice on choosing the best yarns, how to hold your hook and yard, and how to quickly get started crocheting. No matter your starting skill level, with Idiot's Guides: Crochet, you'll be making scarfs, blankets, coasters, shawls, and baskets in no time!

Stitch 'n Bitch Crochet

The Happy Hooker

Author: Debbie Stoller

Publisher: Workman Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 408

The New York Times–bestselling author of Stitch ’n Bitch conquers crochet with forty original patterns in her sassy, sexy, signature style—fully illustrated. Stitch ’n Bitch Crochet is chock-full of instruction, inspiration, and to-die-for designs, from lacy, sexy summer tops to chic, cozy sweaters, chunky, funky hats, and colorfully crafty afghans. And, as Debbie Stoller demonstrates with her easy-to-follow instructions, it all starts with the simple act of wrapping a hook around a strand of yarn. Full of color photographs and instructional illustrations, Stitch ’n Bitch Crochet is the perfect primer on knitting’s sister craft—from tools and uses for the different gauges to all the cool yarns available. She also takes you through basic techniques and stitch patterns including the chain stitch, picot, flowers, filet crochet, changing yarns, and finishing. Then come forty fabulous projects for everyone from beginners to experienced crocheters: A pom-pom capelet, a retro clutch purse, an “Anarchy Irony Hat,” an “Orange You Glad Bag,” a “Doris Daymat,” a beach-ready bikini, animal iPod cozies, a kid’s sock monkey afghan, and so much more! These are definitely not your grandma’s doilies.

Crochet Essentials

Author: Lion Brand Yarn

Publisher: Leisure Arts

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 39

View: 559

Presents techniques for beginners, including creating basic stitches and finishing-off work, along with step-by-step instructions for nineteen projects.

Crochet Stitches VISUAL Encyclopedia

Author: Robyn Chachula

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 272

View: 442

Offers instructions, color photographs, and patterns for 350 crochet stitches, granny squares, motifs, and edgings that range from the simple and textured stitches to Tunisian stitches, motifs, and ruffle edgings.

Crocheting for Fun & Profit

Author: Darla Sims

Publisher: Prima Lifestyles

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 339

View: 921

Provides instructions on how to create, market, and sell crocheted crafts, from choosing the right materials to building a home-based business.

Knitting & Crocheting Pattern Index

Author: Robyne Halevy

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 190

View: 932

Indexes knitting and crochet patterns for clothing and accessories for children, women, and men and for toys and household and holiday items that appeared originally in such magazines as Family Circle, McCall's, and Good Housekeeping

Make it II

An Index to Projects and Materials, 1974-1987

Author: Mary Ellen Heim

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 542

View: 576

Incorporates handicraft projects in needleworking, electronics, woodworking, toy-making, fence-building, and a myriad of other practical and decorative crafts.

Pictures in Patchwork

Author: Marie Janine Solvit

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Fabric pictures

Page: 112

View: 354

Oppenheim Toy Portfolio, 2006

The Best Toys, Books, Videos, Music & Software for Kids

Author: Joanne Oppenheim

Publisher: Oppenheim Toy Portfolio

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 320

View: 534

This book takes the guesswork out of finding the best products for kids from infancy to age ten. Here are over 1,000 expert and kid-tested products that are guaranteed to entertain as well as educate. You will also find safety tips and a Basic Gear checklist for the best new and classic products your kids will love. This fun, easy to use guide includes: Learning toys that work, Brand-name comparisons, Baby shower and birthday gifts, for every budget, Products for kids with, special needs, And much, much more! Book jacket.

The Crocheter's Quilt Book

Afghans with Quilt Motifs

Author: Elyse Sommer

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 168

View: 707

Provides crocheting patterns based on traditional quilt designs, demonstrates basic stitches, and includes tips on finishing