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Teach Yourself VISUALLY Crochet, 2nd Edition

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Crochet, 2nd Edition

Cecily Keim

ISBN: 978-1-118-15336-9

Jun 2011

352 pages



The visual way to get hooked on crochet

The art of crocheting is timeless-and its popularity is evident in the surge of modern, sophisticated techniques like amigurumi and Tunisian crochet. So if you yearn for the skills to join this crafting revolution, this easy-to-follow guide is for you!

With new patterns and even more techniques explained step by step, this updated edition is your go-to guide for learning how to crochet.

  • Concise, two-page lessons show you all the steps to a skill and are ideal for quick review
  • Detailed color photos demonstrate each step and helpful tips provide additional guidance
  • New patterns, more techniques, and refreshed interior design

Packed with tons of step-by-step instructions and fun, innovative patterns, Teach Yourself VISUALLY Crochet, 2nd Edition, gives you the tools you need to create one-of-a-kind crochet projects that will add handmade flair to your home and wardrobe.

Chapter 1 Introduction to Crochet.

Chapter 2 Getting Started and Basic Stitches.

Chapter 3 Basic Techniques.

Chapter 4 Stitch Variations.

Chapter 5 Combining Stitches.

Chapter 6 Follow a Pattern.

Chapter 7 Stitch Patterns.

Chapter 8 More Techniques.

Chapter 9 Troubleshooting.

Chapter 10 Final Details and Finishing.

Chapter 11 Flowers, Shapes, and Creatures.

Chapter 12 Blocks and Motifs.

Chapter 13 Edgings.

Chapter 14 Patterns.