Linda Permann, author of Crochet Adorned, brings modern colors and fun-to-work stitch patterns to the pint-sized crowd with this cute collection of over 24 clever crochet patterns for kids. The adorable designs in Little Crochet are worked in a range of washable fibers and vibrant hues that babies and toddlers are sure to love. Make tiny sweaters, dresses, pants, and accessories while exploring a range of construction techniques, including top-down cardigans, side-to-side sweater vests, motif-based yokes, and traditional seaming. Beautiful blankets, sweaters, soft toys, bibs, booties, and hats employ simple stitches that are sure to steal the show at baby showers. Whether you have a couple of hours or a couple of weeks till the baby's due dateayou'll find the perfect project in this book. And here's the best part: Little Crochet includes size ranging from 0a4+ years, so you can keep crocheting as the little ones in your life grow. Plus, Linda has included lots of wearable patterns for both boys and girls, with swatches showing alternate colorways sprinkled throughout. Each pattern is designed to spark your own creativity, complete with how-to instructions for adding your own crafty touches like sewing, embroidery, and appliquAc. Work confidently from Linda's easy-to-follow instructions, clear stitch diagrams , and schematics, and her illustrated guide to basic and advanced stitches and finishing techniques. Whether youare new to crochet or experienced with a hook, you'll find these little designs a joy to stitch and share. From the Trade Paperback edition.One of the first handmade gifts I gave in my adult life was a crocheted baby blanket made for my friend Petraa#39;s new baby. I was still a new ... I worked on the blanket for several weeks, making it with fluffy pastel yarn and simple double crochet stitches. On the day of the baby shower, I tied the blanket up with a pretty ribbon and rode the train from Queens to Manhattana#39;s Upper West Side. The shower was aanbsp;...
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