. Award-winning designer shannon Mullett-Bowlsby presents 16 garments and accessories that are as fun to crochet as they are to wear. Showcasing a variety of yarn weights, butterfly top a modern twist on the poncho, aran-style Cabled Tunic, Downtown Boyfriend Sweater, boot toppers, Red Carpet Dress, Jade Jacket, Barbarian Vest, Color Blocks Dress, Cross Over Vest, Wrap Skirt, the designs include the Seattle Swank Coat, Sleeveless Hoodie, and more.
Designer Crochet: 32 Patterns to Elevate Your StyleLark Crafts - Designer crochet is your source for sophisticated and figure-flattering garments with great drape and shape. This is a complete wardrobe in a single book for sizes small through 5X. One of booklist's top 10 crafts & Gardening Books: 2016! Lark Books. Using lightweight yarns and a beautiful variety of stitch patterns and motifs, a layering tank and a floor-sweeping skirt, you'll create jackets and cardigans, a convertible vest/wrap and matching winter accessory set, and more, with every design built to flatter most body types.
Beginner crocheters can learn the basics using easy-to-follow tutorials while advanced crocheters will enjoy mastering special techniques.
Crochet Geometry: Geometric Patterns to Fit and FlatterLark Crafts 334771 - A superb basics section, with the clear, accessible details that have made Shannon Mullett-Bowlsby a renowned world-class teacher, will help even beginners master the skills needed to create these stunning items. One of booklist's top 10 crafts & Gardening Books: 2016! Lark Books. Fifteen patterns include sweaters, and other stylish garments, boleros, pullovers, all beginning with simple geometric shapes.
A circle becomes a cardigan, four rectangles turn into a vest, and two triangles transform into a poncho. Crocheters in search of sophisticated designs will find what they’re looking for in this chic, contemporary collection. Lark books.
Top-Down Crochet Sweaters: Fabulous Patterns with Perfect FitStorey Publishing, LLC - Lark books. Show-stopping original photography, an extensive discussion of the benefits of top-down construction, and detailed instructions on how and why to adjust the patterns to ensure an exquisite customized fit will have crocheters tying themselves in knots to start strutting their stuff! Lark Books.
Storey Publishing. Making garments from the top down is a favorite knitting technique that allows knitters to test and adjust the fit as they go. Now, thanks to designer dora Ohrenstein, crocheters will benefit for the first time from a pattern book featuring the same beloved approach. Welcome to the new era of crochet.
Top-Down Crochet Sweaters: Fabulous Patterns with Perfect Fit - These 14 fashionable patterns are sure to flatter bodies of all shapes and sizes.
Colorful Crochet Lace: 22 Chic Garments & AccessoriesInterweave - You'll find a wardrobe's worth of colorful lace designs from chic shrugs and scarves, T-shirts, to cozy cardigans and tunics, to stylish dresses, and totes. Designer mary jane hall has created a stunning collection of 22 chic and wearable lace garments and accessories. Lark books. With clear instructions, and gorgeous photography, detailed stitch diagrams, Colorful Crochet Lace makes it easy and fun to create exquisite crochet fashions.
Storey Publishing. The designs include simple, as well as more intricate crochet lace patterns and motifs, allover openwork patterns, which are worked in a variety of yarn weights and in a glorious range of colors from elegant jewel tones to earthy neutrals. Several of the projects are constructed using the Graduated Stitch Method, a technique Mary Jane developed that allows for shaping and customized fit without increases or decreases, and many of the patterns include instructions for modifying designs and creating variations.
Colorful Crochet Lace: 22 Chic Garments & Accessories - Interweave Press. Lark Books. A colorful take on crochet lace!Crochet lace is more popular than ever, and Colorful Crochet Lace brings it to life in living color.
Positively Crochet!: 50 Fashionable Projects and Inspirational TipsKrause Publications - Positively crochet lives up to its name with plenty of crochet projects and powerful messages for positive living. This playful, project-focused guide concentrates on the patterns and stitches used to design the 50+ fashionable projects in this book, shrugs, hats, sweaters, which include scarves, purses and belts.
Lark books. Lark Books. In addition to trendy garments and accessories, you will discover pairings of design tips with inspirational insight, useful for improving crochet skills and making the most of every situation life delivers. Storey Publishing. Interweave Press.
Complete Crochet Course: The Ultimate Reference GuideLark Crafts - Ten patterns are perfectly designed for novices eager to complete their first projects, while intermediates can enjoy mastering even more advanced skills. Interweave Press. Lark books. Filled with step-by-step photography that is easy to follow, this guide teaches you how to crochet from the very first stitch-and will keep you crocheting as you gain experience! Hardcover.
Storey Publishing. Truly, the mullett-Bowlsbys have meticulously thought through the crocheter’s world. Booklist starred review From renowned crochet designer Shannon Mullett-Bowlsby comes the ultimate reference manual for the absolute beginner. It’s about time that crocheters got the same treatment and support as knitters.
Complete Crochet Course: The Ultimate Reference Guide - . Filled with step-by-step photography throughout for an easy-to-follow and fully visual experience, materials, and techniques you need, working in the round, handling specialty stitches, this unparalleled guide teaches you how to crochet from the very first stitch—and will keep you crocheting as you gain experience! The Complete Crochet Course explains all the tools, from choosing a hook and yarn to seaming, and adding details.
Custom Crocheted Sweaters: Make Garments that Really FitLark Crafts - Interweave Press. Storey Publishing. Ranging from simple to more sophisticated, the 10 basic patterns selected by expert Dora Ohrenstein offer different techniques for adjusting and personalizing the design, construction, and shaping. With a wealth of diagrams and charts, along with photos of the sweaters themselves, Custom Crocheted Sweaters is the book that every crocheter has been waiting for.
Lark Books. Filled with step-by-step photography that is easy to follow, this guide teaches you how to crochet from the very first stitch-and will keep you crocheting as you gain experience! Hardcover. Lark books NC. Lark books. Presenting the only how-to guide to focus specifically on customizing crocheted sweaters, so you can create the perfect fit for every body type.
Celtic Cable Crochet: 18 Crochet Patterns for Modern Cabled Garments & AccessoriesInterweave - Lark books NC. Interweave Press. Filled with step-by-step photography that is easy to follow, this guide teaches you how to crochet from the very first stitch-and will keep you crocheting as you gain experience! Hardcover. Lark books. Warm up your wardrobe with beautiful cabled pieces! The possibilities of crochet cables are endless! In this stunning collection, author and fiber artist Bonnie Barker debuts 18 gorgeous new designs for today's crafter.
From start to finish, this all-in-one guide will get you hooked on crocheting contemporary, Celtic-inspired stitches. Storey Publishing. Interweave Press-Celtic Cable Crochet. Using step-by-step directions and irresistible photography, scarves, ponchos and shawlsStylish hats, Bonnie shows you how to master this intricate technique to make:Sophisticated sweaters, and glovesA hip messenger bag with a contrasting fabric liner and a snappy shrug that's perfect for a night out with friendsCeltic Cable Crochet even includes a visual stitch dictionary that takes the guesswork out of each pattern.
Celtic Cable Crochet: 18 Crochet Patterns for Modern Cabled Garments & Accessories - Lark Books.
Blueprint Crochet Sweaters: Techniques for Custom ConstructionInterweave - Filled with step-by-step photography that is easy to follow, this guide teaches you how to crochet from the very first stitch-and will keep you crocheting as you gain experience! Hardcover. Interweave Press. This friendly introduction to sweater and garment construction will give you a deeper understanding of working with crochet and help you make better-fitting garments in the process.
In this collection of 16 patterns, drop-sleeve, around the shoulder, and side-saddle sleeve; unique construction side-to-side or from the bottom up, Robyn focuses on four basic garment types and their variations--"classic" construction including raglan, and back down; motif construction; and top-down both round and raglan types.
Blueprint Crochet Sweaters: Techniques for Custom Construction - The perfect introduction to the building blocks of crochet sweater construction, Blueprint Crochet Sweaters breaks down intimidating garment design into easily digestible parts, offering a deeper appreciation and understanding of how to create projects that reflect your own personal style. Lark books NC.
Lark books. Lark Books. Storey Publishing. Interweave Press-Celtic Cable Crochet. Learn the must-have basics of sweater construction and ways to achieve better-fitting garments!Best-selling author of Blueprint Crochet, Robyn Chachula presents an approachable resource on the basics of crochet design.
Poetic Crochet: 20 Shawls Inspired by Classic PoemsInterweave - Crocheters with any experience level, beginner to advanced, will find something rewarding--and poetic--in this inspired collection of 20 projects. Interweave Press-Celtic Cable Crochet. Author sara kay hartman shares her tips for selecting the fibers that work best in shawl making, how to play with gauge when crocheting shawls, how to achieve a beautiful drape, and more.
The patterns in poetic crochet won't require any special technique knowledge, but rather they have been designed to highlight the simple sophistication achievable with the most basic of stitches. Crocheted shawls inspired by classic poetry!Just as poetry laces together the simplest of words into dramatic lyrical pieces, Poetic Crochet uses basic stitches to create a romantic, breathtaking collection of shawls and wraps.
Poetic Crochet: 20 Shawls Inspired by Classic Poems - When creating this classic, construction techniques, you'll explore a variety of shawl shapes, wraps, and stoles, wearable collection of shawls, borders, and edgings. Storey Publishing. Filled with step-by-step photography that is easy to follow, this guide teaches you how to crochet from the very first stitch-and will keep you crocheting as you gain experience! Hardcover.
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