Discover How to Crochet a Perfect Afghan in Less Than a Day
Author: Emma Brown
Publisher: Independently Published
Are you struggling to crochet your first afghan? Learn how to make your next crocheting project the easy way. Have your previous afghan efforts gone horribly wrong? Do you have no idea where to start or which stitch is which? After learning to crochet and knit at her grandmother's feet from an early age, author Emma Brown has started crochet circles in just about every city she's lived in. And now she's sharing all her family secrets so you can make your afghan with much less stress. In Crochet Afghans: Discover How to Crochet a Perfect Afghan in Less Than a Day, Brown walks you through the simple and easy way to crochet your first afghan. No matter what your level of crochet experience, you'll discover that crocheting an afghan is nowhere near as hard as you've been told. You'll quickly learn how to make beautiful, intricate afghans, even if it's the first day you have the hook in your hands. In Crochet Afghans, you'll learn: The easy, step-by-step way to crochet a magnificent afghan The best yarn for your afghan and how much you should buy for each project Twenty-two gorgeous, fully color-illustrated, easy-to-follow afghan patterns The most common afghan crocheting mistakes and how to avoid them A full list of pattern abbreviations and crochet terminology, and much, much more! Crochet Afghans is an outstanding shortcut for the most complex of patterns that finally shows you how easy it can be to finish your first project. If you like step-by-step guides, easy-to-follow patterns, and detailed diagrams, then you'll love Emma Brown's helpful guidebook. Buy Crochet Afghans to start stitching better today! Don't forget to claim a FREE Kindle version with your purchase of Paperback!
With more than 40 fabulous afghan patterns from master designer Donna Kooler, crocheters will grab their needles and stitch to their hearts' content. These incredible blankets come in a range of styles and colors, from sweet baby blues to bright hot pinks. Some are filled with country charm, others feature festive designs, still more are sophisticated, warm and cozy, and just right for masculine comfort. There's one for a wedding present, plus soft and gentle afghans to cuddle a child, a cool cotton throw to keep away the chill, a "take and make" design that's easily portable, and many more.
The Simple Step By Step Guide To Start To Do Beautiful Crochet Afghans In One Day (With Pictures)
Author: Marta Harris
Do you want to learn the Afghan crochet style and make various crochet stitches in a day? It could be simpler than you think only if you know the right way to go about it. If you want to learn everything about Afghan crochets and learn how to make one step by step, you've picked the right book. Afghan stitch is a simple form of crochet stitch that is made using the techniques of Tunisian crochet. If you are not familiar with this, you will know everything about Afghan crochet by the end of this book. If you have already decided to make a contribution to the linen collection of the family, now is your chance to surprise them with an Afghan crochet blanket that you can complete in a single day. Don't believe it? We have shared everything in this book that will help you get started. The projects go fairly quickly and the results will not only surprise you, but you can treasure them for several years to come. Tunisian Crochet, also known as Afghan crochet, can give you great and varying results - in shapes, colors and sizes. This book will help you get started with your Afghan crocheting journey so you can get your hands on it in a single day. Start reading now and make the most of the information shared in this book to become a pro in no time! Checking out some amazing Afghan crocheting projects in the form of table cloth, shawl, gloves, hats, baby wraps, etc, can really make you envy those crocheting pros. But you can get rid of that feeling by making others envy you by mastering the art of crocheting by starting now. What will you discover in this book? CROCHET AFGHANS AFGHAN PATTERNS FOR BEGINNERS AFGHAN FOR INTERMEDIATE ADVANCED CROCHET TECHNIQUES HOW TO CHOOSE HOOK AND YARN FOR YOUR PROJECT TYPES OF YARN YARN TEXTURES AND WEIGHT STANDARD CROCHET HOOK SIZE PROJECT SIZE BASICS CHAPTER 10: AFGHAN HOOK HOW TO MASTER THE BASICS OF CROCHET CROCHET TECHNIQUES HOW TO MANAGE YOUR CROCHET BUSINESS HISTORY OF CROCHET ...AND MUCH MORE!! Following the right steps you can literally learn how to begin with crocheting in a day - I guarantee you that. At the end of the day it will all be worth it if you can decorate your home with Afghan crocheting master pieces that you make with your own hands. Get your hooks kit, your favorite color yarn and get started with your first Afghan crocheting project now! Scroll up, and click the ''add to cart'' button!! Whether it is about home décor or giving a personalized gift to your loved one, crocheting is no more a problem if you know how to do it right. This book will help you get started and learn the basics of crocheting in a day. Keep evolving, learning and soon you will be trying your own unique things that that crocheting hook and endless choices of colors in yarn in hand.
More Than 50 Beautiful, Affordable Designs Featuring Berroco's Comfort Yarn
Author: Norah Gaughan
Publisher: Open Road Media
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
A treasury of patterns for creative knitters and crocheters to cozy up with! For many of us, afghans are the epitome of comfort. Colorful and inviting, they are a staple of the home, without which a living room or bedroom just wouldn’t feel complete. And whether you’re making one for yourself, as a housewarming gift, or to welcome a new baby into the world, the process of creating a handmade afghan can be as rewarding as the finished product. Comfort Knitting and Crochet: Afghans features 50 patterns for these cozy blankets, made with Berroco Comfort yarn—an affordable, ultra-soft acrylic/nylon blend—and designed by the Berroco team, headed by Norah Gaughan. The book includes something for everyone: The designs range from ultra-modern to traditional, from spare to embellished, and are inspired by sources as varied as Scottish tweeds, Japanese Ikat, and Delft pottery. Intended for knitters and crocheters of every skill level, this collection brings new life to the well-loved and versatile afghan.
Brighten up your home with bold, colorful patterns for 12 afghans and 7 pillows in a variety of styles. Many designs pay homage to classic quilt patterns such as Trip Around the World, Log Cabin, and Nine-Patch quilts, reinterpreting them with a unique crochet twist Includes modern updates of old patterns such as granny squares and the classic wavy stripes afghan that use creative color choice to make these classic styles new and exciting Get creative by incorporating fabric and simple sewing or adding flower embellishments to a simple design Skills refresher section gives step-by-step illustrations and directions for the basic crochet stitches as well as essential skills for assembling afghans and pillow covers
INTRODUCTIONCrocheting is the art which you can use to create almost all types of fabrics. Making bigger items is time taking while making smaller items are easy and less time consuming. You may think that making an afghan is time taking as Afghans are not small items, but the fact is when you make use of certain techniques and specific patterns, you can actually finish an afghan in 24 hours. Here I have provided three extraordinary patterns which you can finish in a day when you follow the instructions properly.WHY SHOULD PEOPLE BUY THIS BOOK?When you decide to buy a book in craft instructions, there are several factors to check. This particular book has been designed in such way that people interested in crocheting will be unable to resist having a copy for them. Here are the basic things which make this book one of the top in the best seller list:1.This one is designed to enable you to make the afghan in a day.2.The directions provided here are so detailed that you do not need to storm your brain about any step.3.The instructions are not abbreviated.4.The stitch counts mentioned here are the exact figures.5.Instructions for special stitches have been provided to make your work easy.Books in World Crafts Series: Book #1: Welcome to the World of CROCHETBook #2: Decorate your home with the CROCHET CRAFTSBook #3: PLAYTHINGS MADE WITH CROCHET: MAKE KIDS HAPPYBook #4: Unique Crafted Item to Make Your HOME ATTRACTIVEBook #5: WARM AND COZY QUILTS: LEARN THE ART OF EASY QUILT MAKINGBook #6: HAT SPECIAL: AMAZING CROCHETED HATS TO MAKE YOUR SIDE-BUSINESS SUCCESSFULBook #7: 24 Hour Afghan Special: Easy Crocheted AfghansBook #8: KNIT IN A DAY: THE KNITTED ITEMS FOR THE BEGINNERSBook #9: TRASH TO TREASURE: LEARN THE CRAFT ITEMS WHICH CAN BE MADE OUT OF TRASHBook #10: CROCHET HOOKS WILL EARN FOR YOU: MAKE THE CROCHET ITEMS WHICH YOU CAN SELL EASILYPlease search by Author Name "Leann Houston" Thanks.
Brighten your home—or brighten a loved one’s day—with these clear instructions for creating three cozy, colorful afghans. For many of us, afghans are the epitome of comfort. Colorful and inviting, they are a staple of the home, without which a living room or bedroom just wouldn’t feel complete. And whether you’re making one for yourself, as a housewarming gift, or to welcome a new baby into the world, the process of creating a handmade afghan can be as rewarding as the finished product. This sampler from Comfort Knitting & Crochet: Afghans is intended for crocheters of every skill level, and brings new life to the well-loved and versatile afghan.
The six beautiful afghans featured in this book will inspire you to pick up your hook and start crocheting immediately. The designs fill homes with splashes of color and make great gifts for friends, family, and new babies. The afghans are made using light- and worsted-weight yarn, and the designs include Sand & Sea, Jewel Tones, Heirloom, Peacock, Daisy, and Ebb & Flow. The skill level for these projects is easy to intermediate.
Create a beautiful handmade crocheted afghan in just one day!Have you always wanted to learn to crochet but thought it was too difficult?Have you considered crocheting an afghan but thought it would take too long?Would you like to create a special and meaningful gift for someone?Are you looking for fun, easy and quick afghan projects to complete in just a day?If any of these questions resound with you, then this book is for you! Inside you will find a review of the main crochet stitches and materials often used in crochet projects, in case you are new to the craft, or are looking for a refresher. Finally, you will find 10 beautiful afghan patterns that can be completed in just one day. Note that these patterns will help you complete a lap-sized blanket or a baby blanket. For larger projects, you can expect that you will need more than one day to complete.Are you ready to be creative? Let's get started…
Adding a touch of comfort and style to a crafter's home decor, the patterns in this collection can be made from a variety of yarns and colors and by crocheters of all skill levels. With 26 designs, this book features full-color photographs and detailed instructions on stitching and incorporating motifs and patterns such as granny squares, Tunisian lace, pineapples, shells, ripples, and more. Beautiful, whimsical, and practical, these afghans make perfect gifts and home accents.
It takes nine months to make a baby -- but in just 24 hours of crocheting you can make a cozy afghan to welcome that sweet child into its new world. How you arrange those 24 hours is up to you, but you'll be thrilled with any of these 16 wraps. Styles range from casual to elegant, and shapes include round, hexagon, square, and oblong. Crochet 24-Hour Baby Afghans (Leisure Arts #4883) features 16 designs using medium weight yarn and requiring Easy to Intermediate skills: Special Day Cable Afghan, Baby Hearts, Cute Kitties, Sweetness, Santa Baby Hooded Blanket, Reversible Shells, Popcorn Hexagon, Butterfly Wings, Pretty Pastels, Stroller Stripes, Baby Blues, Blissful Baby Blanket, Popcorn Stripes, By the Sea Round Afghan, Merry Sunshine, and Spring Song.
Sixty pretty designs for crochet and knitting afghan throws. For nursery and everyday use, for presents or for yourself. Each pattern is marked as to the level of experience required e.g. Easy or Experienced.
Elegant and Easy to Follow Afghan Patterns Using Traditional Techniques
Author: Richard Lee
Easy and Beautiful Crochet Creations! What exactly is a crocheted afghan? A crocheted afghan refers to a form of home decoration and warmth. They are used within the home as a blanket on a cold day, a decorative throw over a couch or bed, and as a wrap for many different occasions. It is an old tradition that Afghans are often passed through the generations of a family, and you may even have them around your home without realizing the history. This handy beginners guide takes the principle of a crochet afghan and makes it as simple as possible; it is aimed at beginners. You will find 12 afghan patterns for many different occasions; for example, there is a basic striped afghan and also directions on how to turn a blanket into a children's toy.