Calamity-Free Crochet: Troubleshooting Tips and Advice for the Savvy Needlecrafter

Calamity-Free Crochet: Troubleshooting Tips and Advice for the Savvy Needlecrafter

by Catherine Hirst
     
 

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Get it right the first time! Calamity-Free Crochet is a comprehensive, quick-reference guide for both new and advanced crocheters. It presents easy-to-follow advice on tools and materials, troubleshooting tips, and step-by-step techniques. What do you do if your stitches keep twisting? What happens if you've counted your stitches incorrectly? How do you

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Get it right the first time! Calamity-Free Crochet is a comprehensive, quick-reference guide for both new and advanced crocheters. It presents easy-to-follow advice on tools and materials, troubleshooting tips, and step-by-step techniques. What do you do if your stitches keep twisting? What happens if you've counted your stitches incorrectly? How do you substitute yarns, and what do you do if your border doesn't lie flat? Organized by the stages in a project, Calamity-Free Crochet provides cross-references between sections and lays out the best practice methods to help you through every step of the crochet process.

More than 200 full-color photographs and illustrations

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780062287861
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
02/11/2014
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
520,825
Product dimensions:
11.20(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.80(d)

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Meet the Author

As a young girl, Catherine Hirst was taught how to crochet by her grandmother, and has been hand-making clothes, accessories, and gifts ever since. She began teaching crafts professionally more than ten years ago, first in the United States and now in the United Kingdom, where she lives.

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