qAn excellent instructional book for anyone. Presented beautifully.q --Kristin Omdahl, www.styledbykristin.com qThis is the book that pulled me in and set the hook (quite literally). SO well written. If you haven't gotten it yet, you should.q --HookMeUp, Ravelry ac Detailed instructions with full-color photographs and illustrations teach the art of Tunisian crochet ac Stylish, contemporary patterns for apparel and home decor ac Includes instructions for 16 projects Tunisian crochet, sometimes called the Afghan stitch, combines the ease of crocheting with the appearance of knitting. This instructional pattern book brings Tunisian crochet into the realm of high fashion with exquisite stitch patterns, meticulous shaping, and attractive finishing. Sixteen chic projects for apparel, accessories, and home decor are explained in detail. Readers will learn how to make wearable items such as a chain mail scarf, child's jumper, honeycomb skirt, and man's vest. Home decor projects include an ottoman cover, placemats, afghan, pillow, and more--all using Tunisian crochet techniques.Whether you use your ottoman as a footrest, side table, or extra seat, this brightly colored ottoman cover with its huge Tunisian purl stitches adds style to any room. Three strands of super bulky yarn are worked together to make the supersizeanbsp;...
|Author||:||Sharon Hernes Silverman|
|Publisher||:||Stackpole Books - 2009|