Bring the beauty of the garden indoors with this floral themed collection
75 Floral Blocks to Crochet is a charming collection of square, triangular, diamond, and hexagonal blocks, all with a floral themefrom traditional blanket squares with petals and rosebuds to colorful blocks with three-dimensional flowers and butterfly patternsthere's something here to inspire every crochet fan. Great for crafters "on the go" it's easy to work a few blocks while traveling or commuting. Then when all the blocks are complete you can assemble a whole project at your leisure.
The book includes: "Useful Techniques" offering directions on constructionin straight rows, in the round, or corner-to-cornerplus how to join blocks and create edgings. The "Block Directory," categorized by shape, showcases the designs which are cross-referenced to the row-by-row (or round-by-round) written instructions, as well as easy-to-follow charts. Additional information indicating the direction of working, skill level, and the number of colors needed is also included. Lastly, "Creative Projects" helps you make your own choice of blocks to create stunning projects including throws, afghans, shawls, and more!
About the Author
BETTY BARNDEN is the author of 200 Knitting Tips, Techniques & Trade Secrets, Super Finishing Techniques for Crocheters, and Filet Crochet. An experienced needlecraft designer, Barnden has designed hundreds of patterns for various companies and her knitwear, embroidery, and crochet designs have appeared in many magazines. Barnden lives in the UK.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
such beautiful ideas t make the world brighter, never lonely when you crochet or knit so many beautiful flowers and other items