The Crochet Closet

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Leisure Arts, 2009 - Crafts & Hobbies - 128 pages
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The wide array of styles represented by these fabulous crochet jackets, coats, sweaters and wraps gives the fashionable woman 21 beautiful opportunities to expand her wardrobe. From a trendy ruana to a classic one-button cardigan, designer Lisa Gentry has anticipated every fashion need. Other designs include: cardigan with fringe option, peplum jacket, vest with asymmetrical closure, tunic vest, cropped babydoll cardigan, double breasted sweater, wrap coat, cardigan tunic, swing coat with bell sleeves, double breasted jacket, wrap, long coat, two-color swing jacket, belted poncho-coat, and cabled hooded jacket.

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Review: The Crochet Closet: 15 Designs to Enhance Your Wardrobe

User Review  - Beth - Goodreads

I'm giving it a 4 for the good instructions and mostly wearable styles, however, many look a bit dated. Definitely for a person who likes classic styles and not too trendy. Several are just boring and ... Read full review

Review: The Crochet Closet: 15 Designs to Enhance Your Wardrobe

User Review  - Alika Kay - Goodreads

Classic simple pieces. This is not a trendy book. It's kinda like Talbots style. The instructions are clear and concise. Read full review

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Meet Lisa Gentry
Projects Page 4
General Instructions Page 124
Yarn Information Page 128
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About the author (2009)

Many fans of crochet know Lisa Gentry as the Guinness Book of Records Fastest Crocheter. She's also America's fastest knitter, currently holding that title with the Craft Yarn Council of America. Lisa grew up in Germany and now lives in Caney Lake, Louisiana, with her husband.

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