Miniature Crocheting and Knitting for Dollhouses

Author: Rosemary Drysdale

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 48

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40 tiny and charming delights — all easy to execute; requiring very little yarn, thread, or floss; and very little time. Complete instructions. 89 illustrations.

The Jumeau Doll

Author: Margaret Whitton

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 79

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Pictorial history of famous French doll (with 60 photos) plus 32 pages in full color of 19th-century dolls in original fashions.

Crochet Lace

Techniques, Patterns, and Projects

Author: Pauline Turner

Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 610

"It's always a pleasure to see an information-packed reference book back in print." — Yarn Market News Learn how to use your crochet hook to make delicate lace patterns with this illustrated guide. No previous experience is necessary; aspiring lacemakers will find all the basic techniques here, and experienced readers will discover new insights into the intricacies of filet crochet, motifs, and Irish crochet. Crochet Lace presents full directions for more than ten projects ― including framed lace motifs, delicate gloves, and a bedspread ― as well as directions for using crochet to imitate other styles of lace such as Honiton and guipure lace. In addition to an extensive collection of traditional and modern patterns, the book offers practical advice and information on joining motifs, edgings, adaptation, and finishing. Color photos and easy-to-follow diagrams appear throughout this splendid source of instruction and inspiration. "This is an extraordinary book! The most completely helpful book I have read and used on crochet. It is suitable for the absolute beginner and the seasoned crocheter. I highly recommend!" — Bartow County Library

Knitting in the Nordic Tradition

Author: Vibeke Lind

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 687

Richly illustrated with photos, charts, and drawings, this guide features more than 100 patterns for children's and adults' sweaters, jackets, caps, mittens, stockings, and shawls. Includes suggestions for adaptations to individual tastes.

Christmas Ornaments to Crochet

Author: Barbara Christopher

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 64

View: 515

"selection of projects from the following previously published Dover books by Barbara Christopher: Elegant Christmas Ornaments to Crochet (1995) and Victorian Crocheted Christmas Ornaments (1993)"

The Crochet Workbook

Author: James Walters

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 155

More than a manual on techniques or a pattern book, this guide suggests innovative approaches to traditional hooks, stitches, and yarns. More than 80 color photographs and 49 line drawings.

Lace and Lace Making

Author: Marian Powys

Publisher: Courier Corporation

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 224

View: 154

Comprehensive, profusely illustrated book, written with charm and enthusiasm, discusses techniques of making, mending, cleaning, and caring for lace. Over 100 large photos identify scores of important laces.

Variegated Bedroom Set

Author: Rosemary Drysdale

Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page:

View: 489

Colorful, irregular patches dominate this three-piece set: includes bedspread, pillow, and curtain. These patterns were previously published in Miniature Crocheting and Knitting for Dollhouses (0-486-23964-0).