Crochet Stitches VISUAL Encyclopedia

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John Wiley & Sons, Oct 3, 2011 - Crafts & Hobbies - 272 pages
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Visual instruction for 300 crochet stitch patterns

This visual encyclopedia features step-by-step instructions for 300 gorgeous crochet stitch patterns, from basic stitches to cables, lace, textured stitches, mesh and filet crochet, fans and shells, clusters, puffs, bobbles, spike stitches, colorwork, and more. Each pattern is accompanied by a full-color photo and a chart. Every crocheter needs a book like this on her shelf—the content is timeless and will have a place next to the crochet hooks for many years to come.

Crochet Stitches VISUAL Encyclopedia gives crocheters quick visual access to a comprehensive collection of stitch combinations that enables them to create their own designs or modify existing patterns with ease.

  • Patterns are represented in both charts and words to suit individual crocheters’ preferences
  • A detailed color photo accompanies each stitch pattern
  • Hardcover packaging makes the book durable for a lifetime of use

Whether you're a beginner or an advanced crocheter, Crochet Stitches VISUAL Encyclopedia is a book you'll turn to again and again.

 

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Contents

Double Crochet 10 Double Crochet Group
12
Textured Stitch Patterns
18
Cable Stitch Patterns
29
Single Rib 32 Basketweave Stitch 33 Woven Stitch 34 Pine Tree Stitch
39
Greene Lace 36 Severin Cable
45
Wave Stitch Patterns
68
Spider
76
Columbia Lace
82
Embroidery Stitch Patterns
126
Jumping Beans 131 Diamond Jacquard
132
Classic Granny Squares
166
Flower Snowflake and Joining Motifs 203
177
Sachem Blossom
201
Tulipe Motif
210
Anjer Motif
216
Lorena Motif
223

Unique Lace Stitch Patterns
88
Brussels Stitch Patterns
99
Solomons Knot Stitch 104 Bathsheba Knot Stitch 105 Abishag Cluster Knot
106
Colorwork Stitch Patterns
113
Edgings
247
Special Edgings
257
Mari Cluster Edging 261 Aragon Crossed Edging 262 Chrysler Edging 263 Lucky Clover Edging 264 St Basil Edging
264
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About the author (2011)

Robyn Chachula is a crochet designer with a background in structural engineering. She's the author of Blueprint Crochet: Modern Designs for the Visual Crocheter and Baby Blueprint Crochet. Fans can catch her as one of the crochet experts on "Knit and Crochet Now" on PBS, or on her blog, Crochet by Faye (www.crochetbyfaye.blogspot.com).

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