Both beginners and experienced needlecrafters in the art of crochet will find questions and succinct answers to the full range of crochet issues and common problems. The easy-to-follow Q&A format shows how to create a wide range of decorative effects in separate chapters that focus on casting on, basic stitches, decorative stitches, shaping, color work, working in the round, crochet lace, following pattern instructions, and much more. Close-up how-to color photos demonstrate each technique, and sidebars offer Expert Tips to give crochet items that special professional touch. Approximately 100 color illustrations.
|Publisher:||Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||6.64(w) x 8.06(h) x 1.00(d)|
About the Author
Rita Taylor writes extensively on knitting and crochet and manages the Gansey and the Period Garment Schemes for the Knitting & Crochet Guild in the U.K. She is a Director of the Guild and regularly contributes articles and designs to its quarterly journal, SlipKnot. She is also the author of Knitting: 200 Q & A, available in North America from Barron’s.