Tunisian Crochet

The Look of Knitting with the Ease of Crocheting
Author: Sharon Hernes Silverman
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 081170484X
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 128
View: 4766

"An excellent instructional book for anyone. Presented beautifully." --Kristin Omdahl, www.styledbykristin.com "This is the book that pulled me in and set the hook (quite literally). SO well written. If you haven't gotten it yet, you should." --HookMeUp, Ravelry • Detailed instructions with full-color photographs and illustrations teach the art of Tunisian crochet • Stylish, contemporary patterns for apparel and home decor • Includes instructions for 16 projects Tunisian crochet, sometimes called the Afghan stitch, combines the ease of crocheting with the appearance of knitting. This instructional pattern book brings Tunisian crochet into the realm of high fashion with exquisite stitch patterns, meticulous shaping, and attractive finishing. Sixteen chic projects for apparel, accessories, and home decor are explained in detail. Readers will learn how to make wearable items such as a chain mail scarf, child's jumper, honeycomb skirt, and man's vest. Home decor projects include an ottoman cover, placemats, afghan, pillow, and more—all using Tunisian crochet techniques.

Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Tunisian Crochet

Author: Kim Guzman
Publisher: Leisure Arts
ISBN: 1609003411
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 52
View: 3558

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.

Get Hooked on Tunisian Crochet

Learn How with 13 Projects
Author: Sheryl Thies
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 1604682426
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 80
View: 4688

Be at the forefront of a stitching comeback! Tunisian crochet is a generations-old needlework technique that today's crocheters--and knitters--are rediscovering. Also known as afghan stitch, this versatile technique is worked on a long needle with a crochet hook at one end. Choose from 13 gorgeous projects, including women's garments and accessories as well as home accents Learn a variety of stitches, from basic to more advanced, including some that look just like knitting Read a brief history of Tunisian crochet and find out why it's experiencing such a resurgence

Tunisian Crochet Encore

New Stitches, New Techniques, New Patterns
Author: Sheryl Thies
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 1604682264
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 80
View: 1871

Top-selling author Sheryl Thies presents an exciting encore to Get Hooked on Tunisian Crochet! In this volume, she reviews the basics of Tunisian Crochet, which any confident beginner can master, and then shares a variety of advanced techniques. Get excellent value with 16 all-new crochet patterns for women's garments and accessories Learn in-depth techniques, including double-ended Tunisian crochet, short-row shaping using Tunisian crochet, and mitered Tunisian crochet Discover a wide range of stylish projects that don't require fitting

Crochet the Complete Guide

Author: Jane Davis
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 9780896896970
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 256
View: 6143

Your one-stop reference for a lifetime of happy crocheting! It's amazing that a simple hook and yarn can yield such diverse results, from thick, cozy Afghans to delicate lace doilies. Crochet The Complete Guide contains everything you need to get started or take your projects to the next level—from advice on selecting the best yarn types and colors for your projects, to easy-to-follow instructions for creating sophisticated edgings, lacework and three-dimensional textures, to multi-color effects, ruffles, flowers and much more! 150+ illustrated stitch patterns, from classic patterns to new and unusual designs—arranged by type and style, and color-coded for easy browsing directions for a wide range of crochet styles, including Tunisian crochet, beaded crochet and CroKnit 7 timeless projects to make as shown, or customize by substituting pattern stitches found throughout the book a getting-started section that covers tools, materials and basic techniques A must-have guide for crocheters of all skill levels, this little book will satisfy your itch to stitch!

Tunisian Crochet Stitch Guide

Author: Kim Guzman
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781464707391
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 96
View: 6471

Offers diagrams and instructions covering a wide variety of stitches, from beginner to advanced levels.

Fair Isle Tunisian Crochet

Step-by-Step Instructions and 16 Colorful Cowls, Sweaters, and More
Author: Brenda Bourg
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811763870
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 112
View: 8407

Intimidated by knitting with all the colors needed to create a beautiful Fair Isle pattern? Now you can get the look of colorwork knitting with the ease of Tunisian crochet!

Tunisian Cables to Crochet

Author: Kim Guzman
Publisher: Annie's
ISBN: 9781596355514
Category: Crocheting
Page: 48
View: 6563

Achieving the gorgeous, hand-knit look of Tunisian cables is taught in this straightforward crochet guide with 11 wearable projects. The cabling technique is thoroughly explained with ample photographic aids, and several of the projects are designed to use a standard crochet hook to provide more versatility to intermediate crocheters. Projects include scarves, hats, wraps, a ruana, a headband, and mitts.

101 Easy Tunisian Stitches

Author: Carolyn Christmas,Donna Brooks
Publisher: Annies Attic Llc
ISBN: 9781931171748
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 68
View: 7833

Tunisian crochet is a type of crocheting in which each row is made up of two parts--placing loops on the hook, and working them off. The work is not turned, so one side of the work, usually the front, is always facing you.

The New Tunisian Crochet

Contemporary Designs from Time-Honored Traditions
Author: Dora Ohrenstein
Publisher: Interweave
ISBN: 9781596685536
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 144
View: 4719

Tunisian crochet is hot! Open the door and discover many designers and 30+ Tunisian stitch patterns. Tunisian crochet, a technique dating back to the nineteenth century, has recently been making its way back into the hands of crocheters. Here, author Dora Ohrenstein presents more than 30 Tunisian stitch patterns and 11 projects, updating historic concepts and introducing innovative techniques using contemporary styles and yarns. The door has officially been opened for those interested in rediscovering this treasured craft. In The New Tunisian Crochet, you'll begin with Tunisian stitch patterns to create a variety of beautiful fabrics you'll love. Next, follow the inspiration of some of crochet's masters with projects that showcase these stitches in a variety of garments, accessories, and home decor projects. Get ready to explore a craft that's received a fresh jolt of inspiration and insight in The New Tunisian Crochet.

Corner-to-Corner Lap Throws For the Family

Author: Sarah Zimmerman
Publisher: Annie's Wholesale
ISBN: 1590128222
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 20
View: 2925

Corner-to-Corner is a fun and unique way of crocheting! By following a pixel graph instead of a written pattern, you can incorporate virtually any character or image you want into a crochet blanket. This great book includes how-to instructions and step-by-step photos. Also included are instructions for 5 cute throws. All designs are made using #4 worsted-weight yarn.

Great Tunisian Crochet Projects

Author: Kristel Salgarollo
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780811716680
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 80
View: 2592

Colorful, easy-to-make designs for Tunisian crochet Tunisian crochet is so easy! Using just one long or corded crochet hook and two simple stitches, Tunisian crochet is quick to learn, so you'll be able to pick your favorite project from this book and start on it right away. Although worked with a crochet hook and in a similar fashion to crochet, Tunisian crochet fabric is sturdier than traditional crochet and resembles knitting in the final product. It is a wonderful technique for creating scarves, purses, afghans, and more with the look of knitting but the ease of crochet! Patterns with symbol charts for 20 bright, colorful scarves, table toppers, wraps, afghans, and other accessories Graphic, colorful designs pack a stylish punch and are fun to crochet Illustrated instructions on Tunisian crochet techniques make it easy for a beginner to start making these projects right away"

Unexpected Afghans

Innovative Crochet Designs with Traditional Techniques
Author: Robyn Chachula
Publisher: Interweave
ISBN: 1620330415
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 159
View: 1513

"Unexpected Afghans presents 29 innovative interpretations of a favorite at-home essential. From best-selling author Robyn Chachula comes an in-depth look into crocheting traditional afghans using contemporary techniques, colors and patterns. Expert designers including Kristin Omdahl, Kathy Merrick, Kimberly McAlindin, and many more, provide an abundance of fresh patterns and projects that are perfect for new and advanced crocheters as they start out beginner-friendly and become more complex, allowing a crocheter to build skills and confidence. Designers at any level will enjoy: A detailed technique's workshop in every chapter including cables, motifs, color, lace, and Tunisian crochet. Helpful tips from designers for working through each afghan project. Easy-to-follow charts and diagrams. Along with tons of beautiful afghan projects for all skill levels, you'll find many of your favorite designer's biographies--giving you an exploration into their inspiration."--

The Crocheter's Skill-Building Workshop

Essential Techniques for Becoming a More Versatile, Adventurous Crocheter
Author: Dora Ohrenstein
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1612122477
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 256
View: 3120

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 70 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.

Crochet Kaleidoscope

Shifting Shapes and Shades Across 100 Motifs
Author: N.A
Publisher: Interweave Press
ISBN: 9781632506139
Category: Color in art
Page: 160
View: 8693

Stitch up a colorful kaleidoscope of crochet! Explore a lively twist on crocheted motifs as you shift through various shapes and color combinations. From the traditional granny square to more complex forms, these faceted motifs are the building blocks to creating unique and stunning designs. Crochet Kaleidoscope will help make your projects pop with the perfect mix of color in every stitch. Along with a collection of 100 fresh motifs, this book includes a complete guide to choosing yarn colors, what order to put them in, and how many to include. Plus, get five home decor and accessory patterns including a table runner, pillow, and rug from crochet designer and author Sandra Eng. You can shift shapes and shades to make the perfect piece for your home. Every turn of the crochet kaleidoscope allows you to get creative with color and apply your own unique personality to your crochet motifs.

Learn Tunisian Crochet

Author: Tara Cousins
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781496154903
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 34
View: 7203

This booklet contains all the information you need to get started with Tunisian Crochet today! Just grab some yarn and a hook and get ready to learn a fun twist on "regular" crochet. The "Getting Started" section will give you a great overview and help explain some things for the very beginner. Next, learn some easy stitch patterns in the section "Basic Stitches." When you're ready to try your first project, take a look at the "Potholder Patterns" section, but make sure to read the "Pattern Information & Notes" first for some important stuff that pertains to all the patterns. The ebook is also filled with photos to help you along your way. Why Potholders? Potholders are a great project to work with Tunisian crochet because: • The back/wrong side is hidden between the two layers • Tunisian crochet makes a very thick final product • Working square shapes is easy for the beginner Have fun, and happy hooking to you!

Tunisian Crochet Guide

25 Simple Tunisian Crochet Patterns to Become an Advanced Crocheter: Tunisian Crochet, How to Crochet, Crochet Stitches, Tunisian Crochet, Crochet for Women, Modern Crochet, Crochet for Beginners, Learn to Crochet
Author: Adrienne Brighton
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781519686220
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 30
View: 4234

Getting Your FREE Bonus Download this book, read it to the end and see "BONUS: Your FREE Gift" chapter after the conclusion. Tunisian Crochet Guide:25 Simple Tunisian Crochet Patterns To Become An Advanced Crocheter(FREE Bonus Included) Crochet is a hobby that has been gaining a lot of popularity in the past few years. More and more people are realizing the value in handmade items, and they are learning that they can make these items themselves.Crochet is an excellent choice for a craft project. It is so easy that anyone can do it, but at the same time, it is complicated enough that no machine can mimic the movement. This means that every piece you see is handmade.Many people like to learn crochet, and they are happy with that, but then there are those that like to take it to the next level. They want to work on harder patterns with more elaborate designs, or they want to mimic the look of knit while still doing crochet.This is called Tunisian crochet. It uses a larger hook, and it is worked more like knitting than it is crochet. Don't worry, you don't have to knit in order to learn how to do this, and you can do it no matter what your level of crochet is. That is where this book comes in.Teaching you everything that you need to know when it comes to the world of Tunisian crochet, and providing you with 25 patterns to practice with, you are going to be able to take crochet to an entirely new level. Get ready, this book is going to show you how to: Learn the basics of Tunisian crochet Make simple patterns Alter patterns to make them your own Advance your skills in crochet And more! You are going to learn what it takes to move your crochet to the next level, and it is going to open up to you a whole new world of crafts and ideas. Download your E book "Tunisian Crochet Guide:25 Simple Tunisian Crochet Patterns To Become An Advanced Crocheter" by scrolling up and clicking "Buy Now with 1-Click" button!