A to Z of Crochet

A to Z of Crochet Author Sue Gardner
ISBN-10 156477998X
Year 2010-05
Pages 160
Language en
Publisher Martingale & Company Incorporated
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Presents step-by-step instructions and photographs covering the techniques of crocheting.

A Z of Crochet

A Z of Crochet Author Country Bumpkin
ISBN-10 0977547639
Year 2007
Pages 164
Language en
Publisher Gardners Books
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If you have never held a crochet hook before, the simple instructions and easy-to-follow photographs at the beginning of this book will have you working like an expert in no time. Learn about bobbles and clusters, loop stitches, picots and popcorns, shells and spikes.

A to Z of Knitting

A to Z of Knitting Author Sue Gardner
ISBN-10 1564779149
Year 2009
Pages 152
Language en
Publisher Martingale & Company Incorporated
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This must-have resource offers essential knitting know-how. With more than 1,000 close-up photographs featuring real hands holding real yarn and needles, there's no easier way to learn this beautiful craft.

Beginner s Guide to Crochet

Beginner s Guide to Crochet Author Sarah Shrimpton
ISBN-10 9781446305232
Year 2015-04-24
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher "F+W Media, Inc."
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KNITTING. You want to learn crochet, but have no idea where to start? You would love to set to work on some gorgeous yarny creations, but find patterns and charts confusing and scary? Then let author Sarah Shrimpton guide you through the basics, with this book you'll learn to crochet and complete your first project in just one day! To top this, did you know there are actually only a handful of stitches you need to learn to be competent at this super-yarny craft? It's what you do with them that can create something as simple as a dishcloth or as complicated as a teddy bear. Beginner's Guide to Crochet comprehensively teaches all the basic crochet techniques, skills and stitches to get you started. Each new technique is explained with accompanying photographs and diagrams and is followed directly with a project utilizing those skills.

Crochet the Complete Guide

Crochet the Complete Guide Author Jane Davis
ISBN-10 9780896896970
Year 2009-05-27
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher Krause Publications Craft
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Crochet is a varied craft form with everything from thick, yarn afghans to delicate lace doilies. It's hard to find a book that covers it all, and when you do, most books are large and heavy, not something you can carry with your project for easy reference.

Getting Started Crochet

Getting Started Crochet Author Judith L. Swartz
ISBN-10 9781620332498
Year 2013-02-15
Pages 128
Language en
Publisher Betterway Books
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Neophyte crafters learn how to wield a crochet hook with skill and grace, enter yarn stores with confidence, and recreate their favorite crochet trends in this invaluable guide. Seemingly complex crocheting jargon and techniques are demystified with step-by-step photographs and instructions. Clear diagrams demonstrate how to hold a crochet hook and yarn, and form basic stitches to create a simple scarf. More advanced skills - such as shaping, working in rounds, motifs, and edging - lead into sophisticated projects, including an evening bag, a pillow, and an edged camisole. Designed for the extreme beginner, the manual also contains an index, a list of additional resources, and helpful charts.

The Knitting and Crochet Bible

The Knitting and Crochet Bible Author Claire Compton
ISBN-10 9780715332801
Year 2008-12-24
Pages 320
Language en
Publisher David & Charles
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Learn how to knit and crochet like an expert with this ultimate start-to-finish handbook, packed with knitting patterns and crochet patterns - invaluable whatever your skill level. Basic techniques are thoroughly explained through clear artworks and easy-to-follow instructions, complete with advice on choosing your yarns, needles and crochet hooks. Inspiring designs add excitement to your needlecraft, whether it's knitted cables, fair isle and lace, or crochet motifs and embellishments. Over 45 original projects, from classic baby clothes to stylish scarves and hats, allow you to use your new skills straight away, while the extensive charted stitch libraries provide endless creative possibilities.

Crocheting For Dummies with Online Videos

Crocheting For Dummies with Online Videos Author Karen Manthey
ISBN-10 9781119287124
Year 2016-11-10
Pages 408
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Get hooked on the art of crochet The crochet craze has taken the craft world by storm. If you've caught the bug and want to take your skills from beginner to beguiling, look no further than the friendly guidance in this bestselling guide. In Crocheting For Dummies, 3rd Edition, you'll find out how to choose the right hooks and yarns to complete your project, switch colors as you go, utilize various crochet stiches for different looks, and so much more. Online companion project videos will help readers master the concepts and techniques covered in the book. Julia Roberts and countless other celebrities are doing it—and you can, too! Taking the intimidation out of the timeless art of crocheting, this updated edition gives crafters of every skill level the knowledge and know-how to choose the right tools, create basic stitches, and finish off their work to make beautiful pieces of art. From learning to create consistency with gauge swatches to decoding patterns, symbols, and diagrams, this easy-to-follow guide is all you need to create beautiful designs in no time! Includes fresh new patterns, stitches, and techniques Covers common crocheting mistakes and how to correct them Provides guidance on crocheting with eco-awareness, like working with organic yarns, tie-dye yarns, and free trade and sustainably sourced fibers Gets you up to speed on resources and events held within the crochet community Provides free online access to videos to teach you how to tackle various stitches and crochet in the round Whether you're a first-time crocheter or looking to expand your skillset, Crocheting For Dummies gives you everything you need to get hooked like a pro.

The Big Book of Crochet Stitches

The Big Book of Crochet Stitches Author Rita Weiss
ISBN-10 9781604684513
Year 2014-02-11
Pages 192
Language en
Publisher Martingale
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Increase your stitch repertoire! Access hundreds of crochet stitches that you can use year in and year out. From two of the most respected names in crochet, this indispensable resource provides excellent value. Find step-by-step instructions for more than 350 stitches, from easy to advanced, including shells, fans, clusters, bobbles, and more See a swatch for each stitch in a full-color, close-up photograph Locate quickly and conveniently any stitch you like; stitches are grouped by style for easy reference, and an alphabetical index is also included

Beginner s Guide Crochet Stitches Easy Projects

Beginner s Guide Crochet Stitches   Easy Projects Author Leisure Arts
ISBN-10 9781574869484
Year 1999-02-01
Pages 38
Language en
Publisher Leisure Arts
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This Little Book teaches 19 crochet pattern stitches and design basics. Try out the pattern stitches by crocheting one of the 5 projects included, such as the "Show-off Baby Blanket."

Crochet 101

Crochet 101 Author Deborah Burger
ISBN-10 9781589236394
Year 2012-09-01
Pages 192
Language en
Publisher Creative Publishing int'l
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Written with the absolute beginner in mind, this engaging book teaches all the basics for learning to crochet with step-by-step instructions and photographs. Crocheting skills are learned by working on projects, beginning with something very easy and getting progressively more difficult as the reader works through the book. New skills are explored in depth as they are introduced. The introductory section covers all the basics of crochet-selecting yarn, hook types and sizes, other tools and accessories, crochet gauge, chaining, forming the basic stitches, reading patterns-making this the most comprehensive beginner's book available. The online video tutorials created to supplement this book are an additional learning tool demonstrating the essential techniques used in crochet.

The Crochet Stitch Bible

The Crochet Stitch Bible Author Betty Barnden
ISBN-10 0785830480
Year 2013-05-01
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher Chartwell Books
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The Crochet Stitch Bible contains over 200 stitches explained in full, and is a perfect starter guide for beginners, with advanced projects and details for experts. The handy spiral bound design allows this book to be laid open on a work surface for easy reference, and makes a wonderful addition to the library of any crafter, crocheter, or knitter. Includes step-by-step instructions for basic stitches, textured stitches, fans and shells stitches, mesh and filet stitches, openwork and lace stitches, trims and edgings, clusters, puffs, and bobbles, spike, relief, tunisian, multi-color, squares, and special stitches. Crochet is the technique of making a looped fabric from a continuous length of yarn, using a single hook. The word "crochet" itself derives from the French "croc," meaning a hook (or crook); an old scottish name for crochet is "shepherd's knitting." It is one of the most portable and flexible of crafts, requiring only a hook and some yarn. Once you have mastered the basic techniques, you can create a fascinating variety of effects.

Crochet Patterns For Dummies

Crochet Patterns For Dummies Author Susan Brittain
ISBN-10 9780470045558
Year 2007-10-08
Pages 268
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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An easy-to-follow manual for crochet hobbyists brings together more than fifty creative patterns for a variety of fashion and home accessories, including sweaters, afghans, pillows, hats, scarves, and bags, with detailed, step-by-step instructions, full-color photography, line diagrams, and a host of tips and tricks. Original.

Crochet Stitches VISUAL Encyclopedia

Crochet Stitches VISUAL Encyclopedia Author Robyn Chachula
ISBN-10 9781118030059
Year 2011-10-03
Pages 272
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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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.