Fashion Crochet: 30 Crochet Projects Inspired by the Runway

Fashion Crochet: 30 Crochet Projects Inspired by the Runway

by Claire Montgomerie

Hardcover(Reprint)

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Overview

These runway-ready projects will have crocheters hooked! Contemporary, trendy, and totally chic, Fashion Crochet features 30 patterns for clothing and accessories, each accompanied by a photo of the piece that inspired it. Incorporating a wide cross-section of techniques from granny squares and knotwork to lace, the beautiful creations include everything from skirts, tops, and beachwear to shawls, scarves, and bags.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781780974309
Publisher: Carlton Books
Publication date: 09/03/2013
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author


Claire Montgomerie is a British textile designer specializing in knitting and crochet. A graduate of the Royal College of Art, she has designed her own range of knitted accessories, toys, and garments called Monty. She has also created for the US fashion market, made knitwear for film costumes, and knitted characters for music videos and animations. Currently teaching textiles at Barnet College, Hertfordshire, she runs knitting classes at Loop, the London knitting emporium. She is the author of Easy Baby Knits (Ryland Peters & Small), Knitter's Yarn Palette (Reader's Digest), and Knitting Vintage (Carlton). Claire lives in London.

Table of Contents

Introduction 6

Practicalities 8

Wraps & Scarves 12

Accessories 50

Dresses, Skirts & Short 90

Tops & Jumpers 126

Resources & Suppliers 170

Index 174

Acknowledgements 176

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