The Complete Book of Crochet Stitch Designs

Author: Linda Schäpper
Publisher: Lark Books (NC)
ISBN: 1454701374
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Uses diagrams and color photographs to demonstrate five hundred varied designs, including chains; single, double, and triple crochet; v-stitches; shells; x- and y-stitches; picot; puff stitches; and cluster, popcorn, dropped, and relief stitches.

The Complete Book of Crochet Stitch Designs

Author: Linda Schäpper
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company
ISBN: 1579909159
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Profiles five hundred crochet stitch designs, including classic patterns and originals by the author, providing a photo, a diagram, and written instructions for each; and includes a pictorial index, illustrated instructions for basic stitches, and a list of international crochet symbols.

The Complete Book of Crochet Border Designs

Author: Linda P. Schapper
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company
ISBN: 1579909140
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

A comprehensive resource covering hundreds of band and border designs presents 342 different crochet patterns, ranging from the traditional to innovative originals, along with easy-to-follow instructions, detailed diagrams of each stitch, full-color photographs, and a pictorial index. Crafter's Choice.

500 Crochet Stitches

Author: Erika Knight
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781250067302
Release Date: 2015-08-25
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Presents an introduction to crocheting, discussing tools, equipment, basic and advanced stitches, edgings, and trims, with illustrations and detailed instructions for five hundred stitches.

The Big Book of Crochet Stitches

Author: Rita Weiss
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 9781604684513
Release Date: 2014-02-11
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Increase your stitch repertoire! Access hundreds of crochet stitches that you can use year in and year out. From two of the most respected names in crochet, this indispensable resource provides excellent value. Find step-by-step instructions for more than 350 stitches, from easy to advanced, including shells, fans, clusters, bobbles, and more See a swatch for each stitch in a full-color, close-up photograph Locate quickly and conveniently any stitch you like; stitches are grouped by style for easy reference, and an alphabetical index is also included

Crochet Stitches VISUAL Encyclopedia

Author: Robyn Chachula
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118030059
Release Date: 2011-10-03
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Offers instructions, color photographs, and patterns for 350 crochet stitches, granny squares, motifs, and edgings that range from the simple and textured stitches to Tunisian stitches, motifs, and ruffle edgings.

The Crochet Stitch Bible

Author: Betty Barnden
Publisher: Chartwell Books
ISBN: 0785830480
Release Date: 2013-05-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

The Crochet Stitch Bible contains over 200 stitches explained in full, and is a perfect starter guide for beginners, with advanced projects and details for experts. The handy spiral bound design allows this book to be laid open on a work surface for easy reference, and makes a wonderful addition to the library of any crafter, crocheter, or knitter. Includes step-by-step instructions for basic stitches, textured stitches, fans and shells stitches, mesh and filet stitches, openwork and lace stitches, trims and edgings, clusters, puffs, and bobbles, spike, relief, tunisian, multi-color, squares, and special stitches. Crochet is the technique of making a looped fabric from a continuous length of yarn, using a single hook. The word "crochet" itself derives from the French "croc," meaning a hook (or crook); an old scottish name for crochet is "shepherd's knitting." It is one of the most portable and flexible of crafts, requiring only a hook and some yarn. Once you have mastered the basic techniques, you can create a fascinating variety of effects.

300 Classic Blocks for Crochet Projects

Author: Linda Schäpper
Publisher: Lark Books
ISBN: 9781579909130
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Each design in this comprehensive collection of crocheted shapes features a close-up photograph of the stitch, detailed written instructions, and an at-a-glance diagram of every stitch and pattern involved, including both classic shapes and original new patterns.

280 Crochet Shell Patterns

Author: Darla Sims
Publisher: Leisure Arts
ISBN: 9781601402066
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

280 Crochet Shell Patterns -There are plenty of choices in this compendium of 280 different shell stitches for creating fashionable crochet designs.

Crochet Stitch Dictionary

Author: Sarah Hazell
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781620331293
Release Date: 2013-10-22
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Offers two hundred crochet stitches with detailed written, charted, and photographed instructions.

The Complete Book of Crochet

Author: Elizabeth Mathieson,
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781447483014
Release Date: 2013-04-16
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

This classic book contains a wealth of crochet instructions and designs. With nineteen chapters including 'Blouses and Sweaters', 'Hats and Bags', 'Tablecloths', and 'Rugs', there is a wide variety of items to make, and with the patterns being of varying levels of difficulty, should suit most levels of skill. This book is great for anyone with an interest in crochet. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

63 Cable Stitches to Crochet

Author: Darla Sims
Publisher: Leisure Arts
ISBN: 9781601400185
Release Date: 2006-04-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Do you love the Old-World look of a cabled sweater? Then why not crochet an afghan replete with the same rich, romantic patterns? Sixty-three pattern stitches come together to create this heirloom-quality sampler afghan. For the matching square pillow, simply assemble four blocks for the front and create a single large block for the back. Or fashion a soft and elegant bolster pillow using sections of several pattern stitches. This compendium of cable designs is only the latest volume in the Leisure Arts stitch library. Round out your pattern collection with Leisure Arts Leaflet #555, 63 Easy-to-Crochet Pattern Stitches, and Leaflet #2146, 63 More Easy-to-Crochet Pattern Stitches. A world of touchable, crocheted texture awaits your discovery on every page! By Darla Sims. 63 Cable Stitches to Crochet (Leisure Arts #3961)

101 Crochet Stitch Patterns Edgings

Author: Connie Ellison
Publisher: Annie's
ISBN: 9781596355002
Release Date: 2012-07-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Complete with 87 unique stitches and 14 edgings, this all-in-one guide's crochet patterns include the multiples needed to create the look of the stitch and translate them into new designs. Two sampler afghans are featured and can be made using stitch patterns found in the book, which include bobbles, shells, popcorn, ripple, textured, and open weave. Each design offers a close-up color photograph plus instructions and illustrations when needed, making it an ideal addition to any crafter's reference library.

Ultimate Crochet Stitch Bible

Author: Collins & Brown
Publisher: Pavilion Books
ISBN: 9781910904213
Release Date: 2015-07-30
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

This jam-packed stitch bible begins with a guide to the best tools and equipment, detailed instructions on how to crochet, and information on reading stitch diagrams and understanding crochet abbreviations It offers a selection of the very best stitches, including a few new ones and some reinvented for a new generation. The book is divided into three main sections. The first covers basic crochet stitches. The emphasis here is on texture, and we show how combinations of these stitches can be used to make a huge variety of different crochet fabrics, featuring shells, chevrons, puff stitches, trellis stitches and loop stitches, among others. The second section focuses on motifs in a variety of shapes: circular, square, polygonal, triangular as well as leaf and petal shapes. Regular-shaped motifs can be made in multiples and stitched together to create items such as throws and blankets. The third section covers edgings and trims, ranging from simple cords and braids to more elaborate ruffles and frills. Crochet trims can be used to decorate a plain knit or crochet item, adding a special something to a hem, cuff, neckline or plain blanket edge. This inspiring volume will provide a wealth of ideas to bring new creative elements to your crochet work. Whether you are new to crochet or a seasoned pro, there is always something new to learn.

The Granny Square Book

Author: Margaret Hubert
Publisher: Creative Publishing International
ISBN: 9781589236387
Release Date: 2011-11-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

75 different granny square motifs, Margaret Hubert shows the evolution of the granny square!