Beginner s Guide to Crochet

Author: Sarah Shrimpton
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1446305236
Format: PDF
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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.

Beginner s Guide to Crochet

Author: Sarah Shrimpton
Publisher: David & Charles
ISBN: 144637257X
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Want to learn to crochet, but have no idea where to start? Well this book will guide you through the basics and have you completing your first project in just one day! Each new stitch is explained in easy steps with accompanying photographs and diagrams and is followed up with a project showing you how to utilize your new found skills. The 20 modern projects range from a super simple cafetiere cosy to a granny square blanket, plus there is a section dedicated to "extreme crochet," using t-shirt yarn to create larger-than-life crocheted creations. In addition, crochet charts are included for each stitch and pattern with the author explaining, in detail, how to read and follow charts. The author's chatty, informal style will take you on your journey from newbie to fully-fledged crocheter and before you know it you'll be crocheting and making fantastic homemade presents for friends and family. Crochet blogger Sarah Shrimpton, who blogs under the name Annaboos House, is a self taught crocheter and former teacher, who started blogging for fun and now has over 7k followers on Instagram.

Beginner s Guide More Crochet Stitches Easy Projects

Author: Leisure Arts
Publisher: Leisure Arts
ISBN: 1574869531
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Teach yourself the fun art of crochet! In this follow-up guide to Crochet Stitches and Easy Projects, Leisure Arts presents 19 additional stitches for the beginning crocheter. Make a doll-size afghan, a half-circle rug, and a textured pillow.

Beginner s Guide Crochet Stitches Easy Projects

Author: Leisure Arts
Publisher: Leisure Arts
ISBN: 1574869485
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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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."

Ultimate Beginner s Guide to Tunisian Crochet

Author: Kim Guzman
Publisher: Leisure Arts
ISBN: 1609003411
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Provides instructions for learning Tunisian style crochet stitches and techniques, along with patterns for nine items, including a felted duffel, a hoodie vest, and a crib cover.

Learn to Crochet

Author: Sally Harding
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781402728693
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Crochet is back in fashion, a favorite with today's up-and-coming textile designers. That's why so many people want to learn its simple, textural, and attractive stitches. From choosing yarns and hooks to making a loop and foundation chain, from doing simple edgings to working in rounds, would-be crocheters will find all the basics of the craft right here. Holding the hook, checking the gauge, reading standard patterns, stitching filet crochet--everything is covered in great detail with full-page photos and close-up drawings. The projects begin with an easy pot-holder and progress to blankets for babies and adults; striped and scalloped cushions, scarves, purses, and Christmas decorations.

The New Crochet

Author: Marion Madel
Publisher: Potter Craft
ISBN: 038534614X
Format: PDF, ePub
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A fresh, upscale approach to crochet, with 38 simple projects presented in 25 comprehensive yet easy-to-understand lessons for anyone just picking up this craft. Crochet gets a chic makeover in this beginner-friendly book from French designer and crochet teacher Marion Madel. The 38 quick and easy projects include oversized scarves, cozy cowls, lacy shawls, decorative embellishments, bags, and much more. In 25 lessons, beginners will steadily build their repetoire of crochet skills, each one presented in detailed step-by-step photos, from creating foundation chains to decreasing and increasting stitches to crocheting in the round. For each lesson, the accompanying patterns offer the chance to try out new stitch patterns and techniques while creating a collection of beautiful garments and accessories that go far beyond typical "beginner's" projects.

Supersize Crochet

Author: Sarah Shrimpton
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1446306593
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Go BIG with Chunky Yarn Crochet! You will love this collection of patterns for cool accessories to gorgeous oversized home decor items including a Moroccan influenced pouffe. The on trend design and the fact that they stitch up so quickly when you use chunky yarn make these crochet projects irresistible. There are 20 projects to choose from ranging from larger-than-life rugs and blankets to an over sized colour block cowl and hat for super-sized accessorizing. The projects are simple enough to be tackled by even beginner crocheters--you'll be amazed at how quickly you can make up the Slouchy Beanie! All you need to get started is a big hook and some yarn and you're good to go.

Crocheting For Dummies with Online Videos

Author: Karen Manthey
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119287111
Format: PDF, ePub
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This revised edition of Crocheting For Dummies provides new and revised content including: Fresh new patterns, stitches, and techniques, including crochet styles from around the world A new section covering common crocheting mistakes and how to correct them Crocheting with an eco-awareness: using organic yarns, tie dye yarns, as well as free trade and sustainably sourced fibers, and how to recycle materials Information about of the many resources and events held within the community, like the annual Sheep and Wool Festival held in Rhinebeck NY since 1980 that attracts thousands of yarn crafters and wool lovers.

Crochet Step by Step

Author: Sally Harding
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 1409327531
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Now in PDF. The essential guide to creating beautiful crochet Crochet is more popular than ever and Crochet Step by Step gives you the tools, techniques and stitches you need to create beautiful and original crocheted items. With more than 100 stitches and techniques clearly photographed and simple guidelines on how to read patterns this is a foolproof guide helping beginners get started and more experienced crocheters to refresh their skills. 20 beautiful and contemporary projects will get you making everything from simple throws and cushions to beanies and baby toys. Whether you're just getting started or looking to hone your skills, Crochet Step by Step has everything you need to enjoy this popular craft.