The Big Book of Weekend Crochet
Over 30 Stylish Projects--from Bags and Belts to Scarves and WrapsBook - 2007
Mastering the art of crochet is incredibly easy and lots of fun. All you need to get started are a ball of yarn and a crochet hook-and before you know it, you'll be well into your first project and thinking about your next. Whether you are a beginner or an accomplished crocheter, you're sure to find inspiration among the more than 30 dazzling designs in this book, ranging from chic accessories and sweaters to baby bootees and cozy afghans. Whatever your level of skill, all the information you need is right here. Get started by learning how to choose the right crochet hook and yarn for your project. Learn essential techniques and basic stitches with the help of clear illustrations and inspirational photos of the finished items. Have fun experimenting with crochet's wide range of stitches and textures, from simple to intricate. Discover the magic you can work with the many different yarns available-metallic, mesh, mohair, and more. Make gorgeous, one-of-a-kind crocheted items for your home-from cushions to throw rugs. Book jacket.
Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, c2007
Branch Call Number: 746 .434 MAC
Characteristics: 176 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.) ;,29 cm
Alternative Title: Weekend crochet