Go Crochet! Afghan Design Workshop: 50 Motifs, 10 Projects, 1 of a Kind Results (Google eBook)

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Krause Publications, Apr 28, 2011 - Crafts & Hobbies - 128 pages
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Take your crochet on the go!

Do your hands itch to crochet while you sit in waiting rooms, on airplanes and at soccer games, but you don't want to carry along lots of yarn and heavy projects? In Go Crochet! Afghan Design Workbook, you'll find patterns for 50 interchangeable motifs designed for a range of skill levels that can be easily crocheted while on the go! Author Ellen Gormley provides you with great tips for assembling portable projects, creating fantastic color combinations, and arranging your crocheted motifs in unique and exciting ways.

Inside, you'll find:

  • Patterns and stitch diagrams for 50 motifs in 5 different shapes: squares, rectangles, triangles, hexagons and octagons
  • Recommendations from the author for 5 great mix-and-match options for each interchangeable motif
  • 10 complete afghan patterns using a single motif, 2-3 motifs and multiple motifs
  • A thorough guide to crochet basics, as well as design techniques for assembling your motifs into one-of-a-kind projects
So choose your favorite motif, grab your hook and yarn, and go crochet!

  

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This is a fantastic book for all levels of crochet! It gives you the tools to create unique crochet projects using a variety of motifs. In addition, you learn a lot about color, yarn selection and design. A must-have for all crocheters!

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A whole book of grandma squares! What could be better for the retro crocheter! Read full review

Contents

Introduction
7
Ready Set Go Crochet
9
Motifs to Go
29
Afghans on the Go
91

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2011)

Ellen Gormley is a well-published crochet designer. She has been designing since 2004 and has had approximately 80 projects featured by magazines and yarn companies including Crochet Today and Interweave Crochet. Ellen was nominated for several categories for the 2009 Crochet Awards and came in first in the Best Designer, Home Décor category.

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