Crochet Every Way Stitch Dictionary

125 Essential Stitches to Crochet in Three Ways

Author: Dora Ohrenstein

Publisher: Abrams


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 288

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In Crochet Every Way Stitch Dictionary, designer Dora Ohrenstein does what no crochet author has done before: She offers detailed instructions for how to create 125 stitch patterns, plus she explains how to increase and decrease each stitch pattern in three different ways—without shaping, with shaping at the edges, and with internal shaping. This hefty collection, ranging from lace and filigree to shells and textured stitches, is loaded with beautifully photographed swatches of each pattern, plus charted and text instructions. A focus on the ins and outs of shaping makes working stitch patterns far more accessible and allows the creative crocheter to make many items without a pattern. Crochet Every Way Stitch Dictionary will become an invaluable go-to resource that’s sure to inspire legions of crocheters to use stitch patterns in new and exciting ways.

Crochet Every Way Stitches Dictionary

50 Crochet Stitches Patterns With Front Post Bobbles: Easy Crochet

Author: Rachel Pry




Page: 198

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Cable Patterns are always an eye-catcher and offer incredible possibilities. People who prefer crocheting can also have nice crochet Cable Patterns with Front Post Boobles, which could be found in knitting patterns. The book is including stitch diagrams, pictures, and written instructions. This allows you to create many variations and different types of cables. Mix and match and learn how to crochet cables!

Crochet Stitch Dictionary

200 Essential Stitches with Step-by-Step Photos

Author: Sarah Hazell

Publisher: Interweave


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

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Great for new and experienced crocheters alike, The Crochet Stitch Dictionary offers 200 stitches with detailed written, charted, and photographed instructions. This essential book presents 10 color-coded stitch sections: Basic, Fans & Shells, Bobbles & Clusters, Spike stitches, Post stitches, Mesh & Filet, Cable stitches, Tunisian stitches and more! Learn each stitch as they are simultaneous written, charted, and offer step-by-step photo instructions, clearly explaining where the yarn goes each step of the way. In addition to the photo instructions and charts, each stitch pattern shows a finished swatch in actual size. You'll enjoy the colorful and eye-catching "candy-box" sampler pages of every stitch that start every section. The Crochet Stitch Dictionary offers excellent useful instruction and eye-catching inspiration for all crocheters.

Keiko Okamoto's Japanese Knitting Stitches

A Stitch Dictionary of 150 Amazing Patterns with 7 Sample Projects

Author: Keiko Okamoto

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

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Keiko Okamoto's Japanese Knitting Stitches presents 150 exquisite knitting and crochet stitches from one of Japan's most prolific and innovative designers. Her designs range from classic to ethnic to quirky—in colors ranging from earthy to vivid. Keiko Okamoto is recognized around the world for her colorful and textural stitches, and this book features beautiful color photos showing the full potential of these stitch patterns. An introduction by veteran Japanese knitting expert Gayle Roehm—translator of Japanese Knitting Stitch Bible and 250 Japanese Knitting Stitches—explains the ins and outs of using the Japanese-style knitting charts and executing the stitches in a way that is simple and easy for all knitters to understand. Full instructions and diagrams for crochet and knitting projects offer a chance to put these stitches to use. These projects include: A cardigan with charming crocheted strawberry garland A multi-colored, fringed neck wrap A pair of funky, sculptural arm-warmers—toasty and multi-textured A charming Fair Isle knitted basket bag A pair of fluffy, cuffed mittens An elegant A-line textured wool sweater suitable for any body type A chic Nordic-patterned short coat This book will be a prized addition to every knitter's library, and a favorite reference for years to come!

Knit Stitch Dictionary

250 Essential Stitches

Author: Debbie Tomkies

Publisher: Interweave Press


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 772

A colorful go-to reference for all knitters featuring 250 essential knit stitches. Get ready to spice up your knitting! Every knitter needs a good stitch dictionary, and this volume is perfect for new and experienced knitters alike. Knit Stitch Dictionary offers 250 knit stitches, from simple knit-purl combos to fancy textured, color, and lace stitch patterns. Knowing that not every knitter works in the same way, this indispensible guide has both written and charted instructions that clearly explain how to knit each stitch. Knit Stitch Dictionary is divided into sections including: basic knit and purl stitches; eyelets and lace; cables; traveling and twisted stitches; bobbles, puffs and clusters; slip stitches; chevrons, ripples and waves; tucks and ruffles; and colorwork patterns. A photo glossary at the back of the book offers a candy box view of all the stitch patterns, allowing you to instantly choose the ones that strike your fancy. Knit Stitch Dictionary will be a go-to reference that you'll reach for again and again!

Crochet for Beginners

The Complete Step-by-Step Guide with Illustrations Containing Exclusive Easy-to-Learn Tricks and Secrets

Author: Cory J Mitchell

Publisher: Cory J. Mitchell



Page: 256

View: 877

Practice with step-by-step Guide With illustrations so that you can have your finished creation without even realizing that you just learned a new skill.

The New Crochet Stitch Dictionary

440 Patterns for Textures, Shells, Bobbles, Lace, Cables, Chevrons, Edgings, Granny Squares, and More

Author: Nele Braas

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 272

View: 426

This is the ultimate collection of crochet stitch inspiration! 440 stitches are presented in color, each with a sample swatch of the fabric and charted instructions with notes and detailed chart keys. Divided into ten chapters by the type of stitches, such as shells, waves and chevrons, openwork, cables and textures, and even borders and granny squares, this collection boasts a vast variety of stitches, well organized and presented in an easy-to-use fashion. You'll reference this indispensable resource again and again!

Creating Crochet Fabric

Experimenting with Hook, Yarn & Stitch

Author: Dora Ohrenstein

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 143

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Provides detailed coverage of hook, yarn and stitch variables to explain how a variety of combinations can enable distinctive fabric patterns, sharing dozens of swatch examples and 15 practical projects. Original. Crafters Choice.

Crochet Your Way

A Learn-to-crochet Afghan, Over 40 Projects for Home and Family, Easy-to-understand Text and Symbols, Special Instructions for Left-handers, EZ Reference Crochet Shorthand Chart

Author: Gloria Tracy

Publisher: Taunton Press


Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 218

View: 980

Provides instructions for completing more than forty crochet projects, including hats, afghans, sweaters, and other items.

“A” Standard Dictionary of the English Language Upon Original Plans

Designed to Give, in Complete and Accurate Statement in the Light of the Most Recent Advances in Knowledge, and in the Readiest Form for Popular Use, the Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning, and Etymology of All the Words and the Meaning of Idiomatic Phrases in the Speech and Literature of the English Speaking People

Author: Isaac Kaufman Funk



Category: English language


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