by Luise Roberts, Crochet Blocks In A Box Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Crochet Blocks In A Box books, Love to create afghans and blankets? Here is a fabulous array of 50 blocks to choose from---ranging from beginner to expert---each on a handy individual card. It's easy to mix and match the patterns as all the blocks measure 6" square. In addition to the cards, there is a handy booklet with a refresher course on basic crochet techniques, color, and design tips and a complete visual index of all the blocks---with 10 recipes for putting them together to create a deilghtful afghan or throw. -Choose from a wide range of block designs---lacy to figurative, medallions and rosettes to chevrons and ripples, some with beaded effects.-Cards feature full-color photos on the front with complete directions and charts on the back---some blocks even have alternate color or stitch variations.-At-a-glance icons on each card indicate skill level, direction of work, and best applications---from baby blankets to larger afghans. Great for crocheters on the go!
by Maggie Righetti, Crocheting In Plain English Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Crocheting In Plain English books, The definitive classic on crocheting for years, the first edition of Crocheting in Plain English equipped readers with easy-to-follow, friendly advice on creating their dream crochets. A lifelong crocheting teacher and designer, Maggie Righetti offered both basic principles and step-by-step instructions to get crocheters started and to perfect their techniques. In this latest edition, completely updated and revised for today's crocheter, Righetti dispenses more of her invaluable wisdom, covering virtually everything you need to know about crochet, including: * Selecting threads and yarns * Determining gauge * Working with the right tools * How to interpret patterns and instructions * Increasing and decreasing stitches * How to fix mistakes * Basic stitches (chain, double, treble, slip) * Sixteen different fabric pattern stitches * Assembling the finished product * How to block, clean, and care for crocheted articles * And much, much more! Each technique is illustrated with clear drawings, charts, or photos. Complete with a new introduction and a detailed glossary of crochet terms, Crocheting in Plain English is one sourcebook no crocheter should do without.
by Terry Taylor, Fabulous Crocheted Ponchos Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Fabulous Crocheted Ponchos books, There's no doubt about it: ponchos are the latest must-have garment. If you want to make some that stand out from those you see in trendy boutiques and fashion magazines, crochet your own. It's easy to create these stunning projects with soft silks, bulky wools, and other fabulous yarns. From skin-caressing, openwork lace effects to cables and bobbles that are made up of simple stitch combinations, these ponchos are perfect for all seasons and occasions. Book jacket.
by Maria Kraus-Boelté, The Occupations Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Occupations books, "The kindergarten guide is divided into two volumes. This first volume covers Froebel's gifts, while the second volume discusses the occupational materials" --Cover.
by Dora Ohrenstein, The Crocheter S Skill Building Workshop Book available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Crocheter S Skill Building Workshop books, “A beautiful, stunning and informative resource . . . Dora Ohrenstein nailed it with this book. . . . [It] will transform your crochet” (Yarnovations). From choosing yarns, shapes, and styles to finishing off your project with flair, Dora Ohrenstein shows you how take your crocheted creations to the next level. This fun guide includes more than seventy stitch-along swatches that teach specific crochet techniques and five projects—a hat, shawl, neck warmer, bag, and scarf—that put your new skills to use. With a variety of stitch patterns and shaping types explained, you’ll be inspired to build upon Ohrenstein’s creations and develop your own sophisticated designs. “This book provides the knowledge to go past traditional granny squares to sophisticated techniques, elevating crocheters to the possibility of fascinating with inventive new ways to crochet . . . An all-in-one resource guide, The Crocheter’s Skill-Building Workshop encourages readers to experiment and try new techniques while giving them confidence to tackle any project.” —San Francisco Book Review “[Ohrenstein] provides many great tips to help you improve your crochet including finishing techniques, blocking techniques and even how to properly unravel a project . . . This book is great for crocheters of all skill levels.” —The Stitchin’ Mommy “I am thrilled that Dora Ohrenstein gives us not only step by step instructions, but also pictures to go along with each step in learning a new crochet technique. . . . A great addition to any crocheter’s library.” —Little Monkey Shop