Learn Tapestry Crochet


Author: Marie Isabel
Publisher: Annie's Wholesale
ISBN: 1590128850
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 36
View: 3330
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Tapestry crochet is a technique that allows crocheters to add colorwork to their projects. This wonderful book includes basic steps on how to carry and wrap yarn, change colors, step-by-step photos, written instructions and charts. A great learn-to book! Also included are 7 projects perfect for a beginner.

The Complete Volume on Crocheting and Knitting

Learn How to Crochet and Knit from Beginner to Advance
Author: Dorothy Wilks
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781523622061
Category:
Page: 274
View: 9759
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Includes 2 Free Bonus Books If you've ever wanted to learn to crochet then Crochet for Beginners; The Complete Guide on the Basics of Crochet is the book for you. In this book you will what equipment you need as a beginner and you'll learn all about the different types of yarn used in crochet. With easy to understand step by step instructions and clear images you will learn basic crochet stitches and techniques. Links to crochet resources and videos round out this excellent beginning instruction book for crochet. Go from never picking up a crochet hook to creating your very first project with Crochet for Beginners; The Complete Guide on the Basics of Crochet. In the second volume of her series, Intermediate Crochet, Dorothy Wilks shares her knowledge and love of crochet with her readers. How to make the perfect Granny Square is covered as well as the popular Corner 2 Corner and Ripple patterns. Dorothy shares tips and tricks to getting the perfect edging, popular edging stitches, three methods for joining motifs. Each chapter has clear and concise instructions along instructional images to help you learn and perfect your crochet skills. She also shares cute and challenging patterns for you to try practice your new skills. If you are a beginner or and advanced beginner this is the book you need to take your crochet skills to the next level. In her third and final volume of her popular crochet series, Expert Crochet, Dorothy Wilks brings you expert crochet techniques to bring your crochet skills to the next level. She includes step by step instructions on how to read charts and graphs to open up a whole new world of crochet patterns. With your new skills you can now learn how to execute various color work techniques such as Intarsia, Fair Isle, and Tapestry crochet. Dorothy also helps you learn and understand Filet patterns and graphs so you can create delicate and intricate designs. Learn how to use beads to add pretty embellishments and accents to your crochet projects. Finally she gives you instructions and tips on designing your very own crochet patterns. Dorothy includes links to resources and videos to help explore crochet even further. If you are looking for a book that will take your crochet skills to expert level, Expert Crochet by Dorothy Wilks is the one for you. In her book, Learn How to Knit; Basic Knitting Techniques and Stitches for Beginners, Dorothy Wilks introduces you to the craft of knitting. Dorothy guides you from step one of learning about knitting needles and yarn to learning basic knitting stitches and techniques. You will learn: * Basic knitting equipment for beginners * All about yarn and yarn fibers * How to read and understand a written pattern * How to knit * How to purl * Basic knitting techniques a beginner should know. In her second volume of her series, Learn How to Knit Volume 2: Intermediate Knitting Techniques to Expand Your Skills, Dorothy Wilks brings you even more knowledge about knitting to help bring your knitting skills to the intermediate level. In this volume Dorothy shares the following skills: * How to Read a Knitting Chart * Introduction to Intarsia Knitting * Introduction to Fair Isle Knitting * Creating Ribbing * How to Create Cables * How to Cut Knitted Fabric Safely (The Art of Steeking) * Joining Yarn Seamlessly. In her latest book, Expert Knitting: Tips and Techniques to Bring Your Knitting Skills to the Expert Level, Dorothy Wilks brings you tips and techniques to bring your knitting to the expert level. This book is geared toward the intermediate knitter who is ready to take their skills up a notch. Dorothy covers the following topics: * Continental versus English style knitting * Short rows * Buttonholes made easy * Fearlessly crossing cables with no cable needle * Picking up stitches * Provisional cast on and its uses * Double Knitting * All about Entrelac Knitting

Learn to Crochet a Sweater


Author: Bobbie Matela
Publisher: DRG Wholesale
ISBN: 9780881959604
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 92
View: 7514
DOWNLOAD NOW »
If you've always wanted to crochet a sweater, this book is for you! For those who haven't picked up a crochet hook in ages or have only crocheted flat items, like an afghan or scarf, we have included everything you need to know to create a wonderfully wearable sweater. With our step-by-step picture method you can learn or re-learn all the basics of crocheting in less than a day. Even brand new crocheters will be able to follow our detailed instructions.

Crocheting For Dummies


Author: Susan Brittain,Karen Manthey
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118053346
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 360
View: 3793
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Are you hooked on the art of crochet? Not only can you make beautiful pieces of art and work on it virtually anywhere, crocheting also provides stress relief and is a great way to pass time without wasting it. It’s a hobby that is highly addictive yet highly rewarding, though it may take a little bit more than a rainy afternoon and a ball of yarn to get started. Whether you’re a first-time crocheter or looking to expand your skills, Crocheting For Dummies shows you how to choose the right tools, create basic stitches, and finish off your work. This hands-on guide provides step-by-step instructions and full-color photos that make it fun and easy to master the basics as well as more advanced techniques. You’ll have the tools you need to: Create consistency with a gauge swatch Decode crochet patterns, symbols, and diagrams Stitch a double, a triple, a double triple, and a half double crochet Increase and decrease stitches Crochet in circles Work with different colors Stitch texture and advanced patterns Create an Afghan stitch Make new styles with filet crocheting Join seams, sow buttons, add trims, and make pockets Block and care for your work Packed with instructions on different projects, as well as common mistakes and safety measures you should take to maximize your progress and fun, Crocheting For Dummies is the only guide you need to start creating beautiful designs in no time!

The Complete Guide on Learning How to Crochet from Beginner to Expert


Author: Dorothy Wilks
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781979972765
Category:
Page: 122
View: 4876
DOWNLOAD NOW »
The Only Book you need to take your skills from Novice to Expert in no time. Learn the Basic from Reading Patterns, Corner 2 Corner Technique, Ripple and Wave Technique, Intarsia Crochet, Fair Isle Crochet, Tapestry Crochet, Filet Crochet and Broomstick Lace Hello and thank you for purchasing this Box Set on How to Crochet. Together we will learn the basic stitches and techniques used in the art of crochet. We'll also learn about the hooks and equipment you need to start out and all about yarn and its various uses. Next we'll pick up hook and yarn and get started on some basic projects. My goal for this book is to spark a love of crochet in you and help you get started on this popular and timeless fiber art. We will also explore how to read charts and graphs, different types of colorworks, and I will share tips on designing your own patterns. These are important skills for an expert crocheter because if you know how to read and work charts and graphs you open up an entire new world of patterns for you to explore. We will also learn some exciting expert techniques such as Filet. I hope this volume, Expert Crochet, will encourage you and sparks your creativity to reach an even higher level of crochet skills. Black and White Version** Buy It Now

Intermediate Crochet Techniques and Stitches

Learn Intermediate Crochet Stitches and Techniques to Take Your Crochet Skills to the Next Level
Author: Cynthia Welsh
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781974006007
Category:
Page: 34
View: 4220
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Black and White Version** Cynthia Welsh's latest book, Intermediate Crochet Techniques and Stitches; Learn Intermediate Crochet Stitches and Techniques to Take Your Crochet Skills to the Next Level, teaches you the skills and techniques you need to raise your crochet skills to the next level. This book is written for the beginner who is ready to take the next step in the art of crochet. More experienced crochet artists will find the techniques and stitches in this book informative and educational. In this book you will learn: -How to crochet the Magic Ring or Magic Circle -How to crochet an Invisible Join when working in the round -How to crochet Foundation Stitches for a stretchy foundation chain -How to join Foundation Stitches when working in the round -How to crochet Back Loop Stitches -How to crochet Front Loop Stitches -How to crochet Back Post Stitches -How to crochet Front Post Stitches -How to crochet the Linked Double Crochet Stitch Not only do you learn new stitches but you also learn the Step Ladder pattern, how to use the spine of a chain stitch to create an even attractive edge, and Cynthia provides an easy to use formula for figuring out the number of foundation chains you need for your projects. To round out your new skills Cynthia then moves on to reading and understanding diagrams, charts, and graphs. She gives examples of each type of project used with these including Intarsia, Filet, and Tapestry crochet techniques. With clear easy to understand step by step instructions and large clear images, Cynthia teaches you new techniques and skills. This book is a complete reference you need to move beyond the beginner level. It will become a favorite resource in your crochet library. Don't miss out on this new book by Cynthia Welsh, get your copy today!

Tapestry Crochet Journal

Cute Salmon Yarns Crochet Notebook for Serious Crochet Lovers - 6"x9" 100 Pages Project Book
Author: Canela Journals
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781702822688
Category:
Page: 102
View: 8899
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Do you wish to improve your Crochet skills? Consider this Crochet Journal Notebook! Features: 100 empty pages 6"x9" paperback Each page contains an empty space to paste photographs of your designs as well as write notes about the design. Use this journal to keep a record of your Crochet projects This specialized notebook is perfect for: Crochet beginners and experts: By being organized in your Crochet notes, and having a quick and easy way to review what you've learned, your skills will improve much more quickly. You will learn faster and remember more during your Crochet sessions. Keep track of your favorite Crochet patterns. Record your ideas for future memory Size: 6 x 9 in - 100 pages; enough space to write, small enough to carry around in your bag.

Expert Crochet


Author: Dorothy Wilks
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781973867203
Category:
Page: 30
View: 8732
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Learn how read the Intarsia Crochet, Fair Isle Crochet, Tapestry Crochet, and Filet Crochet. Also Learn Broomstick Lace and How to use Beads with your Crochet In her third and final volume of her popular crochet series, Expert Crochet, Dorothy Wilks brings you expert crochet techniques to bring your crochet skills to the next level. She includes step by step instructions on how to read charts and graphs to open up a whole new world of crochet patterns. With your new skills you can now learn how to execute various color work techniques such as Intarsia, Fair Isle, and Tapestry crochet. Dorothy also helps you learn and understand Filet patterns and graphs so you can create delicate and intricate designs. Learn how to use beads to add pretty embellishments and accents to your crochet projects. Finally she gives you instructions and tips on designing your very own crochet patterns. Dorothy includes links to resources and videos to help explore crochet even further. If you are looking for a book that will take your crochet skills to expert level, Expert Crochet by Dorothy Wilks is the one for you.Black and White Version**Buy It Now

Modern Tapestry Crochet

Techniques, Projects, Adventure
Author: Alessandra Hayden
Publisher: Interweave Press
ISBN: 9781632505644
Category: Crocheting
Page: 128
View: 7642
DOWNLOAD NOW »
"Pack up your crochet hooks and yarn--it's time for a journey of technique discovery! With designer Alessandra Hayden as your guide, you'll learn the surprisingly easy basics of tapestry crochet while exploring an array of gorgeous patterned motifs and on-trend projects for your wardrobe and home."--Publisher's description.

Knit and Crochet Combined


Author: Monette Satterfield
Publisher: Kalmbach Books
ISBN: 0871164590
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 96
View: 8941
DOWNLOAD NOW »
This book showcases 15 projects that combine the two crafts of knitting and crocheting. A comprehensive Basics section will teach you all of the stitches they’ll need to create the projects in the book. Projects will range from beginning to advanced, and will be made from yarns that are readily available in craft stores.

Stitch 'n Bitch Crochet

The Happy Hooker
Author: Debbie Stoller
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 0761174982
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 256
View: 2433
DOWNLOAD NOW »
The New York Times–bestselling author of Stitch ’n Bitch conquers crochet with forty original patterns in her sassy, sexy, signature style—fully illustrated. Stitch ’n Bitch Crochet is chock-full of instruction, inspiration, and to-die-for designs, from lacy, sexy summer tops to chic, cozy sweaters, chunky, funky hats, and colorfully crafty afghans. And, as Debbie Stoller demonstrates with her easy-to-follow instructions, it all starts with the simple act of wrapping a hook around a strand of yarn. Full of color photographs and instructional illustrations, Stitch ’n Bitch Crochet is the perfect primer on knitting’s sister craft—from tools and uses for the different gauges to all the cool yarns available. She also takes you through basic techniques and stitch patterns including the chain stitch, picot, flowers, filet crochet, changing yarns, and finishing. Then come forty fabulous projects for everyone from beginners to experienced crocheters: A pom-pom capelet, a retro clutch purse, an “Anarchy Irony Hat,” an “Orange You Glad Bag,” a “Doris Daymat,” a beach-ready bikini, animal iPod cozies, a kid’s sock monkey afghan, and so much more! These are definitely not your grandma’s doilies.

Christmas Crochet for Hearth, Home & Tree

Stockings, Ornaments, Garlands, and More
Author: Edie Eckman
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1612123309
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 184
View: 3982
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Create a festive holiday with handmade Christmas stockings, ornaments, and more. With 20 projects geared toward a variety of skill levels, including a useful tutorial on techniques for beginners, crocheters of all types can join in on the fun. Edie Eckman’s passion for crafting is evident in these inspired designs that cover not only traditional stockings and tree skirts, but delightful twists on other Christmas traditions, like a sock-and-mitten advent calendar. Crochet a holiday full of joy for the whole family.

Crochet Master Class


Author: Jean Leinhauser,Rita Weiss
Publisher: Potter Craft
ISBN: 030796552X
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 192
View: 7444
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Crochet Master Class presents 18 crochet techniques taught by some of the world’s best crochet designers and instructors. Each chapter focuses on a different technique, inviting you to dip in, experiment, and then apply your newfound skills to create a custom piece designed by these crochet luminaries. You’ll learn Hairpin Lace from Stitch Diva Jennifer Hansen, discover the intricate color work of tapestry crochet from Carol Ventura, and explore free-form crochet with renowned fiber artist Prudence Mapstone. Filled with expert instruction, inspiring stories, and projects created exclusively for this book, Crochet Master Class is your guide to the incredible range of crochet possibilities. Techniques include: Filet Crochet • Hairpin Lace • Tapestry Crochet • Aran Crochet • Entrelac Crochet • Fashion Crochet • Tunisian Crochet • Woven Crochet • Double-Ended Crochet • Tassels • Bullion Stitch • Overlay Crochet • Bead Crochet • Bruges Crochet • Painted Crochet • Free-Form Crochet • Irish Crochet • Wire Crochet From the Trade Paperback edition.

Go Crochet! Skill Builder

30 Crochet-in-a-Day Projects to Take You from Beginner to Expert
Author: Ellen Gormley
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440237247
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 128
View: 8458
DOWNLOAD NOW »
Take the Go Crochet! 30-day challenge! Go from crochet beginner to expert in only 30 days with 30 small projects tailored to expand your crochet repertoire. In addition to basic stitches for the crochet newbie, you'll also learn intermediate and advanced techniques, including Tunisian crochet, Bruges lace, broomstick lace, hairpin lace, tapestry crochet and beaded crochet. Work your way up, starting with the easiest projects and progressing to those with special stitches and techniques, or try literally going from the ground up, starting with boot cuffs and ending with hats! Pick any of a dozen approaches to this challenge and become a crochet master in no time. You can take the Go Crochet! Skill Builder challenge on your own, but it's also the perfect idea for a crochet-along with friends or at your local yarn shop. Get together to share techniques and tips while showing off your gorgeous yarns and finished projects.

The Ultimate Crochet Volume

Learn the Basics of Crocheting All the Way Up Advance Afghans, Ripples, Stitches and Knots
Author: Dorothy Wilks
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781519194893
Category:
Page: 200
View: 7938
DOWNLOAD NOW »
The Ultimate Crochet Box Set Learn the Basics of Crocheting all the way up to Advance Afghans, Ripples, Stitches and Knots How to Crochet Corner 2 Corner and Ripple Afghans, Dorothy Wilks shares with you the basic stitches and techniques you need to learn these popular patterns. Corner 2 Corner has fast become a favorite technique, and the ripple or wave pattern has stood the test of time and remains one of the most treasured techniques for crochet enthusiasts. Even beginners can use this book to learn basic crochet skills and create beautiful afghans and throws. Dorothy's friendly style, precise instructions, and clear images make How to Crochet Corner 2 Corner and Ripple Afghans a book you will refer to again and again. Don't miss out and add this great resource to your collection today! Crochet 4 Creative Yarn Eater Stitches; Learn the Popular Catherine Wheel, Bavarian Crochet, Star Stitch, and Interlocking Shell Stitches, Dorothy Wilks brings you some of the most popular stitches loved by crochet artists. These stitches are affectionately known as yarn or wool eaters because they use a lot of yarn. But your efforts are rewarded with some of the most beautiful and creative projects you can crochet. Crochet for Beginners If you ever wanted to learn to crochet then Crochet for Beginners; The Complete Guide on the Basics of Crochet is the book for you. In this book you will what equipment you need as a beginner and you'll learn all about the different types of yarn used in crochet. With easy to understand step by step instructions and clear images you will learn basic crochet stitches and techniques. Links to crochet resources and videos round out this excellent beginning instruction book for crochet. Go from never picking up a crochet hook to creating your very first project with Crochet for Beginners; The Complete Guide on the Basics of Crochet. Solomon's Knot Techniques and Projects; Learn How to Crochet the Solomon's or Lover's Knot, she shares with you the popular technique used to create lovely lacy projects with this timeless crochet technique. Each step of the technique is explained completely with easy to understand instructions and images. Dorothy takes you from creating flat crochet pieces with the Solomon's Knot to creating unique and beautiful pieces in the round. Dorothy Wilks introduces you to three popular colorwork techniques with her latest crochet book, Crochet with Color: Intarsia, Tapestry, and Fair Isle Crochet Color Work. Working with color is not only fun but easy and with Dorothy's step by step instructions and clear illustrations you'll be crocheting up beautiful and colorful projects in no time. Dorothy shares a wealth of knowledge with you in her latest book

Crocheting in Plain English

The Only Book any Crocheter Will Ever Need
Author: Maggie Righetti
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 1466869925
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 288
View: 4545
DOWNLOAD NOW »
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.

Twinkie Chan's Crochet Goodies for Fashion Foodies

20 Yummy Treats to Wear
Author: Twinkie Chan
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 1449402097
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 96
View: 7072
DOWNLOAD NOW »
With Twinkie Chan's Crochet Goodies for Fashion Foodies, crocheters can have their cupcakes and wear them, too. The founder of her own popular line of food-inspired fashions, Twinkie Chan has whipped up a feast of head-turning scarves, mittens, hats, and more so that her many fans can learn to make her culinary creations at home. You'll find recipes for food-themed scarves that feature sushi, salad, gingerbread men, buttered toast, eggs and bacon, ice-cream cones, popcorn boxes, and more. You'll also learn how to make a pair of strawberry fingerless mittens, a chocolate cupcake hat complete with a cherry on top, and even a coconut-lemon cake tissue box cozy. Twinkie Chan's Crochet Goodies for Fashion Foodies is divided into three chapters--Sweet Things, Fruits and Veggies, and Savory Stuff--and comes complete with an illustrated how-to section, lists of "ingredients" for each project, easy-to-follow, step-by-step directions, and full-color photos and illustrations. Beginning and experienced crafters alike will go wild for these quirky, colorful, wearable confections.

How to Crochet


Author: Emma Varnam
Publisher: GMC PUBLICATIONS LTD
ISBN: 1861087276
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 108
View: 2218
DOWNLOAD NOW »
If you've been thinking about taking up crochet but didn't know where to start, this guide for the absolute beginner is for you. This simple-to-follow project-based book takes you through the basic techniques of this fun and creative craft. You'll learn everything you need to get started, including how to do the basic stitches, read charts and patterns, and finish off your work. A troubleshooting section will guide you out of any difficulties too. A range of techniques - including double crochet, working in the round and making granny squares - is accompanied by a stylish project to make, including a tea cosy, a tablet cover and mittens. Each technique is explained with the help of clear illustrations that will guide you every step of the way. The straightforward explanations combined with desirable projects means that no matter how little crocheting experience you have to start with you'll soon be impressing friends and family with your new-found creative skills.

Knit, Hook, and Spin

A Kid's Activity Guide to Fiber Arts and Crafts
Author: Laurie Carlson
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 1613734034
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 144
View: 2773
DOWNLOAD NOW »
This easy-to-follow activity book is packed with over 70 projects across a variety of fiber arts including knitting, felting, knotting and braiding, spinning, weaving, crocheting, and dyeing. Kids will learn to felt a bag, braid a rug, weave a tapestry, knit comfy slippers, crochet a belt, make and use natural dyes, and make dozens of other projects. Along the way they'll learn about Viking ships' woolen sails, the history of rope bridges, Japan's yearly Straw Festival, the invention of the spinning machine, and much more.

Crochet

Fantastic Jewelry, Hats, Purses, Pillows & More
Author: Jane Davis
Publisher: Lark Books
ISBN: 9781579904777
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 112
View: 1668
DOWNLOAD NOW »
From colorful shoelaces to shimmering amulet bags, fifty crocheted creations will enchant kids and take them from the very beginning to a more experienced level thanks to the many detailed directions and instructive, attractive color photos.