Crocheting in Plain English: Easy-To-Follow Lessons in Patterns, Sensible Solutions to Nagging Problems, the Only Book Any Crocheter Will Ever Need

Crocheting in Plain English: Easy-To-Follow Lessons in Patterns, Sensible Solutions to Nagging Problems, the Only Book Any Crocheter Will Ever Need

by Maggie Righetti

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Overview

Crocheting in Plain English: Easy-To-Follow Lessons in Patterns, Sensible Solutions to Nagging Problems, the Only Book Any Crocheter Will Ever Need by Maggie Righetti

At last, crocheters without the benefit of a friendly instructor can find th help they need in Crocheting in Plain English. Even if you've never held a crochet hook before, Maggie Righetti's sound instructions and encouragement will help get you startd. If youre an experienced crocheter, you'll find dozens of tips for perfecting your techniques. This comprehensive, common-sense guide covers virtually everything you need to know about crochet:

Selecting threads and yarns

Determining gauge

Working with the right tools

How to interpret patterns and instructions

Increasing and decreasing

How to fix mistakes

Basic stitches (chain, double, triple, slip)

Sixteen different fabric pattern stitches

Assembling the finished product

How to block, clean, and care for crocheted articles and much more

Each technique is illustrated with clear drawings, charts or photos. Complet with a detail glossary of crochet terms, Crocheting in Plain English is one sourcebook no crocheter should do without.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780312014124
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 02/15/1988
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.94(w) x 10.88(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Maggie Righetti, author of Knitting in Plain English, and The Universal Yarn Finder, was an internationally recognized authority on knitting and crochet.

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