cro fine art book 0114

This stunning book is full of amazing crochet projects, proving that crochet is far more than granny squares and afghans!  When taken into the ‘fine art’ category, there are a few crochet designers who elevate this craft to an art â?¦

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If you like to (or must) sew and you also crochet, you’ll be pleased with the scrumptious pincushions in this collection by Cat Thomas.  Many of them are like tiny works of art and would brighten a desk, table, or â?¦

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Do NOT be fooled by this books cover!  It’s way better than the cheerful cover might lead you to believe.  Really!

Interweave Press author Sarah Hazell has gathered 200 stitches, some of which will be entirely new to you.  Each â?¦

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I just love this book!  It has so many fresh, creative projects to suit toddlers to tweens – designs I’ve not seen a gazillion times on the net or in other books.  There are 28 designs in this book by â?¦

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Crochet At Play by Kat Goldin

This book is very aptly name. It’s full of enchanting patterns depicted on children at play. I am frequently asked for a cape for a little girl’s Little Red Ridinghood. Well, it’s â?¦

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This new book takes a truly fresh look at some humble crochet projects.  The cover gives just a hint of the goodies inside.  There’s little flash here – but the ideas are winners.  You’ll be inspired to rethink some of â?¦

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Look what I found at the thrift store!  I’ve never seen one of these before, but for $3, I decided that I had to own it.  It’s published by Golden so I believe it might be related to the wonderful â?¦

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If the cover photo isn’t enough to interest you in this book, there’s more!  This insanely cute book is full of the designs of Brenda K.B.Anderson who designs costumes for the extremely popular Sesame Street Live.  So, she’s got the â?¦

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the crocheter's companion book

Forget this very strange picture and trust me when I say that this little book is what a crocheter would want to have in her (his) bag as a companion.  It’s a nifty, compact, thorough resource that is small â?¦

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crochet textured dishcloth


Texture and stitches that create texture are one of the fun parts of crochet.  Texture creates a lot of visual interest in what otherwise be a bland yarn or design and can be integral to a project – think â?¦

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Blueprint Crochet Sweaters book


If you are interested in learning or improving your sweater making skills, this book is a must-have.  With her usual attention to detail and broad scope of designs, Robyn Chachula has just published a companion book to her other â?¦

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Crochet At Home book


This colorful book is full of charming projects designed to delight!  In these 25 projects, you are sure to find at least several that will have you itching to stitch.

The Ruffles and Ridges Pillow is not only attractive, â?¦

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Scarves, Shrugs and Shawls BookSince I’m not adept at knitting, I asked my friend Mandy Pedigo, the owner of The Cloistered Lamb and a fabric artist extraordinaire, to take a look and give me the benefit of her expertise.  Here is her review of â?¦

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This is the updated and revised 2012 edition of Donna Kooler’s classic reference book that is in the hands of many crocheters.  I just ran across this at my public library and decided to share my review of it with â?¦

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Scarves, Shrugs and Shawls Book


Since I’m neither an accomplished nor an avid knitter, I asked my friend, Mandy Pedigo, to write this review for me.  Mandy is a very accomplished fiber atrist, completing her degree in fiber arts.  She loves anything to do â?¦

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