Learn to Crochet Granny Squares and Flower Motifs

Author: Nicki Trench

Publisher: CICO Books

ISBN:

Category: Crocheting

Page: 96

View: 319

Granny squares are the perfect crochet project for beginners. They are easy to learn and quick to complete. With full instructions for all the techniques you will need at the start, followed by 25 lovely patterns to put your newly-learned skills to use, this is the perfect book for beginners and near-beginners who want to expand their repertoire. The repetition of stitches and patterns within granny squares is perfect for mastering the basics, and the squares can then be made up into all sorts of useful and beautiful things, from scarves and blankets to bags and cushion covers. Once you've got the hang of squares, branch out into hexagons and triangles, and then into flower motifs -- the combinations of shape, colour and pattern are almost endless.

Learn to Crochet Granny Squares and Flower Motifs

25 projects to get you started

Author: Nicki Trench

Publisher: Ryland Peters & Small

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 611

Granny squares are the perfect crochet project for beginners. They are easy to learn and quick to complete. With full instructions for all the techniques you will need at the start, followed by 25 lovely patterns to put your newly-learned skills to use, Learn to Crochet Granny Squares and Flower Motifs is the perfect book for beginners, and near-beginners who want to expand their repertoire. The repetition of stitches and patterns within granny squares is perfect for mastering the basics, and the squares can then be made up into all sorts of useful and beautiful things, from scarves and blankets to bags and cushion covers. Once you've got the hang of squares, branch out into hexagons and triangles, and then into flower motifs – the combinations of shape, colour and pattern are almost endless. Best of all, you can use up all sorts of yarn from your stash as you practise until your squares are perfect.

Learn to Crochet Granny Squares and Flower Motifs

26 projects to get you started

Author: Nicki Trench

Publisher: Ryland Peters & Small

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 798

Granny squares are the perfect crochet project for beginners. They are easy to learn and quick to complete. With full instructions for all the techniques you will need at the start, followed by 25 lovely patterns to put your newly-learned skills to use, Learn to Crochet Granny Squares and Flower Motifs is the perfect book for beginners, and near-beginners who want to expand their repertoire. The repetition of stitches and patterns within granny squares is perfect for mastering the basics, and the squares can then be made up into all sorts of useful and beautiful things, from scarves and blankets to bags and cushion covers. Once you've got the hang of squares, branch out into hexagons and triangles, and then into flower motifs – the combinations of shape, colour and pattern are almost endless. Best of all, you can use up all sorts of yarn from your stash as you practise until your squares are perfect.

Granny Square Flowers

50 Botanical Crochet Motifs and 15 Original Projects

Author: Margaret Hubert

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 248

Following the continuing success of The Granny Square Book, Margaret Hubert presents 50 all-new granny squares with a botanical theme and demonstrates their versatility with 15 new projects.

Flowers of the Month Granny Squares

12 Squares and Instructions for a Blanket

Author: Margaret Hubert

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 32

View: 541

Explore 12 original granny squares inspired by a year's worth of flowers and enjoy complete instructions, both charted and written, for using them to make a fabulous flowery blanket.

Learn to Crochet in 10 Easy Lessons

All the stitches and techniques you need to know, plus 28 patterns to make right away!

Author: Salena Baca

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 151

View: 795

Start crocheting today with expert, beginner-friendly instructions! Salena Baca, from her many years of teaching crochet, has crafted a frustration-free style that explains each step, anticipates pitfalls, and helps you to understand crochet. Just like taking a class with her, she outlines everything you need to know to get started: choosing yarn and hooks, how to hold your work, basic stitches, and how to create your very first projects. You'll learn to work in rows, rounds, and tubes; read and follow crochet charts; combine stitches; change colors; expertly finish your work; and so much more! Lessons include fun and easy patterns (28 total) for you to practice skills and complete real projects such as a blanket, baskets, market bags, hats, wrap, table runner, home decor, and so much more! After you complete Salena’s 10 essential lessons, you will have the confidence and skill to complete any other crochet projects you choose!

Granny Squares Now

Dozens of Fresh Takes on a Crochet Classic

Author: Susan M. Cottrell

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 955

Features more than 70 contemporary "granny squares" in all shapes, sizes, colors and textures, along with fabulous finishing ideas.

Super Easy Crochet for Beginners

Learn Crochet with Simple Stitch Patterns, Projects, and Tons of Tips

Author: Deborah Burger

Publisher: New Shoe Press

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 736

This accessible beginner’s guide covers everything you need to know to start crocheting, featuring clear, step-by-step, photo-illustrated instructions. Want to learn how to crochet but are not sure how to start? With Super Easy Crochet for Beginners, adapted from Deborah Berger’s best-selling Crochet 101, you will feel confident in your skills quickly and eliminate frustrating mistakes and missteps. Learn what you need, how to read patterns, how to select yarn, and how to troubleshoot problems and turn yarn into charming knitted accessories and clothing. Building skills through fun projects, you will find success quickly and easily while actually making something, giving you the confidence to try another project. Super Easy Crochet for Beginners includes: Crochet basics How to get started Tools and materials Right-handed and left-handed crochet Basic crochet stitches How to read a crochet pattern Crochet tips and tricks Troubleshooting mistakes Fun beginner-level projects Crochet confidence This is the most comprehensive beginner’s book available, yet it won’t overwhelm you with details and instruction you don’t need or want, so you can start enjoying your crochet hobby immediately.

Crocheted Granny Squares

20 On-The-go Projects

Author: Val Pierce

Publisher: Search Press(UK)

ISBN:

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 48

View: 249

Want to learn how to crochet? Make a granny square on-the-go, and at only 50 cents a pattern. The simple techniques have lasted for decades and now they are trendier than ever. With endless color and size variations, creating these hip squares is fun and easy. They can be used like building blocks and combined with other squares to make original projects and gifts, or used to embellish larger items. This book will show how to create 20 different squares, including flower patterns, interpreted in different colors and yarns to create a kaleidoscope of effects. Also included are projects that show the reader how to make their squares into a simple baby blanket, arm warmers, a purse, a pin cushion, a mug cozy and a stylish pair of boot toppers.