With Hooked on Crochet, even novice crocheters can create a masterpiece. Follow fully illustrated, step-by-step instructions to learn the basics, then move on to more challenging techniques. You'll find unique projects to choose from. Learn to crochet or hone your skills with 20 hip, easy-to-follow patterns from a leading needlework designer. Includes instructions for fashions as well as home accessories.
Hooked on Crochet offers 20 fabulous crochet projects, including hats, bags, clothing, and home accessories. If you love the look but have never crocheted, this is the book for you! First-time crocheters will learn the basic techniques, step by step, as they complete beautiful projects to wear, use, and give as gifts.
Start with a long, simple scarf made from novelty yarns. Then, move on to a throw pillow in jewel tones inspired by the fabrics of India. Make a fashion statement with a lacy tank top, a cloche-style hat, or a short cardigan in your favorite delicious shades. Try a beaded crocheted fringe for a lamp shade, crocheted trim for a hammock, and even elegant crocheted edgings for pillows, sheets, and napkins.
Whether you're new to crocheting or need a refresher course, Hooked on Crochet makes crocheting a snap.
Candi Jensen has been a craft and needlepoint designer for more than 25 years. She is widely published in national magazines including Vogue Knitting and Better Homes and Gardens. She is the author of Crochet Scarves!, Crochet Bags! and Hooked on Crochet. Candi lives in the San Francisco Bay area.
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