Stitch N' Bitch Crochet: The Happy Hooker

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Lacy, sexy summer tops. Chic, cozy sweaters. Chunky, funky hats and colorfully crafty afghans—it all starts with the single, simple act of wrapping a hook around a strand of yarn. Then come the stitches, the flourishes, the unlimited creativity. Stylish, cheeky in tone, chock-full of information and inspiration, this is the indispensable guide. Learn the skills. Speak the lingo. Make the stuff. And give old granny square a chance.
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Lacy, sexy summer tops. Chic, cozy sweaters. Chunky, funky hats and colorfully crafty afghans—it all starts with the single, simple act of wrapping a hook around a strand of yarn. Then come the stitches, the flourishes, the unlimited creativity. Stylish, cheeky in tone, chock-full of information and inspiration, this is the indispensable guide. Learn the skills. Speak the lingo. Make the stuff. And give old granny square a chance.
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Knitting impresario Debbie Stoller is affectionately known as the Happy Hooker, but there is nothing loose about her notions of needlecraft. Her Stitch 'N Bitch Crochet introduces knitters to this sister craft with the same combination of stitch-by-stitch instructions and savvy tips. The book contains 40 cool and sexy projects that spotlight basic techniques and stitch patterns, including the chain stitch, picot, filet crochet, flowers, changing yarns and finishing.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780761139867
  • Publisher: Workman Publishing Company, Inc.
  • Publication date: 2/18/2006
  • Pages: 256
  • Product dimensions: 8.19 (w) x 8.31 (h) x 1.06 (d)

Meet the Author

Debbie Stoller

Debbie Stoller is the bestselling author of the Stitch'n Bitch series of knitting books and calendars. She comes from a long line of Dutch knitters, has a Ph.D. from Yale in the psychology of women, and is the editor-in-chief of Bust magazine. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
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Table of Contents


Part One: Learning to Crochet
1. Voulez-Vous Crochet Avec Moi?
2. Hook, Line and Sinker: The Tools of Crochet
3. Get Shorty: Making the Chain Stitch, Single Crochet, and Slip Stitch
4. Walking Tall: Making Half-Double Crochet, Double Crochet, and Triple Crochet
5. The Shape of Things to Come: Increasing, Decreasing, and Working in a Circle
6. Hooked on a Feeling: Making Fancy Stitches
7. Picture This: Making Images in Crochet
8. Off the Hook: Sewing Your Pieces Together, Blocking, and Adding Decoration
Part Two:The Patterns
1. Scarves and Shawls
2. Hats
3. Bags
4. Spring & Summer
5. Fall & Winter
6. Accessories
7. Home, Gifts & Baby
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