Corner-to-Corner Lap Throws For the Family


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

In a Weekend: Lap Throws for the Family


Author: Lisa Gentry
Publisher: Annie's Wholesale
ISBN: 1590124294
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 40
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A dozen original designs in contemporary colors make up this fabulous pattern book. Included are lapghans for everyone in the family. Designs are made using worsted- and chunky-weight yarns. Instructions are written as well as symbol crochet. Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate.

Box Stitch Crochet

Use the Corner-to-Corner Stitch in New Ways to Make 20 Hats, Wraps, Scarves & Accessories
Author: Corinne Freeman
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0811765733
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 128
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The box stitch, or corner-to-corner stitch, is for more than just afghans! Crochet it in creative ways to make wraps, scarves, hats, tops, fingerless mittens, and other accessories with the instructions and patterns in Box Stitch Crochet. Learn the basics of box stitch with step-by-step instructions, and then learn to work it in a rectangle, with a beveled edge, and as a motif. Learning to change colors within the stitch and join pieces will enable you to crochet pieces you wouldn't have thought were possible with box stitch. By creatively manipulating this classic stitch, Corinne Freeman has designed a wide range of easy, fun, and fashionable crochet designs. The stitch is quick to learn, and once you know it, you will be ready to complete the Butterfly Shawl, Crossing Neck Scarf, Under-the-Sea Motif Shawl, and any other design you choose.

Year of Dishcloths


Author: Maggie Weldon
Publisher: Annie's Wholesale
ISBN: 1590125185
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 92
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Stitch a dishcloth a day for the next year! 52 designs to crochet include textures, stripes, circles, and flowers. We’ve divided our offering into the four seasons and know you’ll find many, many designs that are perfect for your kitchen or gifts for all of your friends and family to enjoy! Designs are made using size 10 crochet cotton thread and worsted-weight cotton yarn. Skill Level: Easy to Intermediate.

Learn Embossed Crochet


Author: Lianka Azulay
Publisher: Annie's Wholesale
ISBN: 1590122380
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 52
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The technique of Embossed Crochet creates a textured fabric where the beauty of knitted cable leaves have been translated to crochet. This book includes 10 fashion designs such as a scarf, cowl, vest, handbags, blankets and hat, made using light- and worsted-weight yarns. Written instructions as well illustrations, photos and symbol crochet are included to help you with this exciting new technique.

Reversible Ripple Afghans


Author: Kim Guzman
Publisher: Annie's
ISBN: 1596353562
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 22
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Beginner crochet enthusiasts will learn to stitch blankets and throws quickly and skillfully with this instructional pattern collection. Crocheted with soft, worsted-weight yarn, the blankets featured in this book are reversible—featuring the timeless ripple pattern on one side and modern patterns on the other side. The modern patterns use a variety of stitch motifs, shapes, and textures that add a touch of flair to the traditional ripple design. Great for gift-giving or home decorating, the five patterns in this book include specifications for three sizes of throw to match any decor's style and size.

Hooked on Crochet! Afghans


Author: Annie's
Publisher: Annie's
ISBN: 1573676039
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 28
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The six beautiful afghans featured in this book will inspire you to pick up your hook and start crocheting immediately. The designs fill homes with splashes of color and make great gifts for friends, family, and new babies. The afghans are made using light- and worsted-weight yarn, and the designs include Sand & Sea, Jewel Tones, Heirloom, Peacock, Daisy, and Ebb & Flow. The skill level for these projects is easy to intermediate.

A Crochet Christmas


Author: Annie's,
Publisher: Annie's
ISBN: 1573678457
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 64
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More than 30 Christmas crochet designs using thread and different weight yarns This collection of holiday projects for crocheters of all skill levels is full of gifts, tree trims, and festive holiday decor all stitched using thread and a variety of different yarn weights. Thirty plus delightful projects are provided, including ornaments, afghans, a tree skirt, gift bags, beverage tags, doilies, snowmen, a pot holder, and more. This book is packed full of ideas to make your handmade Christmas extra special.

Cute Crochet Rugs for Kids


Author: Tara Cousins
Publisher: Annie's
ISBN: 1596359153
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 32
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This set of seven kid’s rugs showcases bright colors and playful animal designs. Worked with Deborah Norville soft worsted-weight yarn in Everyday Solids, the rugs can be used as cozy playmats for a baby or easy-to-wash floor mats for an older child’s bathroom. The main section of each rug is worked with a large size N/9.00 mm hook and two strands of yarn. Double strands create a thicker final project and work up quickly. Crochet motifs are then worked with one strand and a smaller hook and sewn on to add detail and decoration. Rugs include Baby Elephant, Give a Hoot Owl, Sammy the Stegosaurus, Bella Butterfly, Granny Shell Turtle, Spots the Ladybug, and Mischevious Monkey.

Big Book of Crochet Afghans

26 Afghans for Year-Round Stitching
Author: Connie Ellison
Publisher: Annie's
ISBN: 1596357002
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 80
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Adding a touch of comfort and style to a crafter's home decor, the patterns in this collection can be made from a variety of yarns and colors and by crocheters of all skill levels. With 26 designs, this book features full-color photographs and detailed instructions on stitching and incorporating motifs and patterns such as granny squares, Tunisian lace, pineapples, shells, ripples, and more. Beautiful, whimsical, and practical, these afghans make perfect gifts and home accents.

Wraps For All Seasons


Author: Andee Graves
Publisher: Annie's Wholesale
ISBN: 1590128192
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 20
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Shawls and wraps can take any outfit from ho-hum to fabulous! Designer Andee Graves has created this outstanding collection of wraps that will leave you puzzled about which one to make first. She has included shawls that will be perfect for every climate and season. The six designs cover a broad range of shapes from square, round, triangular, Mobius wrap and a ruana – certainly something for everyone! Whether making these for gifts or yourself, you will fall in love with the beauty of each unique design.

Pixel Crochet

101 Supercool 8-Bit Inspired Designs to Crochet
Author: Hannah Meur
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781782214014
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Page: 128
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Whether it is a mix tape blanket, a pixel heart cushion or a robot toy sack, no home will be complete without this innovative approach to crochet. Each project is presented with clear, easy-to-follow instructions with a photo of the finished crochet pattern. Scattered throughout the book are project ideas for inspiration. A comprehensive chapter is also included containing all of the basic techniques needed to be able to complete the projects.

Cuddly Crochet

Adorable Toys, Hats, and More
Author: Stacey Trock
Publisher: Martingale
ISBN: 1604680962
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 80
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Looking for a great gift for a special youngster? Choose from 10 adorable stuffed animals and pair them with 10 practical items such as blankets, hats, and bibs for the perfect baby-gift combo. How about a kissable koala wrapped in a blanket--or a huggable mouse paired with a baby's bib! Each toy--including a cool truck--is the perfect size to be carried and cuddled by toddlers. With patterns just right for the novice, this book offers plenty for crocheters of all levels.

Crochet the Corner to Corner and Straight Box Stitch for Beginners

Learn the Basics of Crochet and How to Crochet the Popular C2c and Straight Box Stitch Patterns
Author: Cynthia Welsh
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781548837938
Category:
Page: 40
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Learn the popular Corner to Corner and the Straight Box Stitch Patterns and more with this book explained in simple to understand instructions with plenty of clear easy to see pictures. In her latest book, Crochet the Corner to Corner and Straight Box Stitch for Beginners; Learn the Basics of Crochet and How to Crochet the Popular C2C and Straight Box Stitch Patterns, Cynthia Welsh teaches you the basics of crochet and how to crochet the popular Corner to Corner (C2C) and straight box stitch patterns. Cynthia starts out with a tutorial on hooks and yarn. Next she moves on to teaching you how to crochet with easy to understand instructions and lots of large clear images. You will learn the basic stitches and techniques you need to begin your journey with art of crochet. Learn about yarn and hooks Learn how to crochet the chain stitch Learn the single crochet stitch Learn the double crochet stitch Learn the slip stitch Learn how to weave in tail securely Learn how to decrease in a pattern Learn easy color changes Learn how to read and understand a pattern repeat Once you have the basics of crochet down pat, it's time to move onto learning how to crochet the C2C and straight box stitch pattern. Cynthia guides each step of the way with her easy to understand written instructions and large images to help you visualize and understand the Corner 2 Corner and straight box stitch patterns. The C2C pattern is crocheted on the diagonal and Cynthia teaches you how to read a chart to help you understand and crochet this popular stitch pattern. She provides several charts for project ideas and gives you tips to help your crochet project turn out perfect every time. The straight box stitch pattern is very similar to the C2C pattern, but it is crocheted in rows. Cynthia teaches you how to begin your project, change colors, and create an even edge at the end. There is even a cute striped dishcloth pattern included in this book to help you practice your new skills. Don't miss out on Cynthia Welsh's latest book. It will be a favorite in your crochet library. Crochet the Corner to Corner and Straight Box Stitch for Beginners; Learn the Basics of Crochet and How to Crochet the Popular C2C and Straight Box Stitch Patterns is written for absolute beginners and takes you from picking up a hook and yarn for the first time all of the way to creating your first project. More advanced crochet artists will find this book a great resource to refresh their skills and learn how to crochet C2C and straight box stitch projects. Get your copy today! Black and White Version** Buy It Now

Twinkie Chan's Crocheted Abode a la Mode

20 Yummy Crochet Projects for Your Home
Author: Twinkie Chan
Publisher: Creative Publishing International
ISBN: 158923930X
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 112
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Crochet the cutest food-themed home goods you'll ever see with Twinkie Chan's new book of patterns! Crochet designer and craft superstar Twinkie Chan is back with her highly anticipated book Crocheted Abode a la Mode: 20 Yummy Crochet Projects for Your Home. This is the follow-up to Chan's first book, which featured food-inspired crocheted accessories. In Crocheted Abode a la Mode, Chan unveils twenty new food-themed crochet patterns for crafters to follow as they crochet their living space into a cozier, yummier place. The book is organized according to rooms in your house: kitchen and dining, living and lounging, bath and beauty, and home office. Helpful diagrams, step-by-step instructions, and colorful photos help crocheters of all skill levels create Chan's cute and cozy home decor pieces. Readers are guaranteed to find several adorable, food-forward patterns to bring to life with their crochet hooks--everything from giant donut floor poufs to sweet honeybear aprons to savory corn dog pen cozies. Chan's signature style is cute, colorful, food-themed, and always functional, which highlights an attribute she likes to call "cute-tility." Her fun, unique designs are inspired by Japanese kawaii (cute) culture as well as her childhood collection of faux food toys. Her patterns appeal to crafters of all ages, and her warm, conversational writing style welcomes them into her cozy crocheted world, encouraging everyone to get creative. So, what are you waiting for? Let the fun unravel!

99 Crochet Post Stitches


Author: Darla Sims
Publisher: Leisure Arts
ISBN: 1574861441
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 80
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WOW! Ninety-nine tempting textures to crochet! Your favorite hobby comes alive with real depth and richness in Darla Sims's latest collection of exciting pattern stitches. Post Stitches are the simple magic giving these patterns their extra pizzazz! Choose from patterns worked closely for warmth or others yielding a light and lacy look. You can make afghans, scarves, shawls, table runners--anything your creative spirit desires--with these lovely and touchable Post Stitch patterns. Instructions are included for working with multiples and planning an afghan. 99 Crochet Post Stitches (Leisure Arts #4788) includes these patterns and more: Little Boxes, Beads on a String, Angel Wings, Basket Weave, Eyes of God, Chinese Puzzle, Dip Stitch, Sharp Chevrons, and Snug as a Bug.