Design the dolls of your dreams with this amazing book of crochet patterns.
The flippable pages and mix-and-match format make it easy to build a character with the exact hairstyle, outfit and accessories you want. Put them together in a million different ways to create a countless number of dolls, from one that looks like a family member or friend to another that resembles your favourite pop star. Or make a single perfect doll with an extraordinary wardrobe: the options include princesses, ballerinas, soccer players, astronauts, surgeons, and more.
Step-by-step instructions help even beginners grasp all the crochet techniques, and a 30-page gallery presents a selection of finished dolls to inspire you.
About the Author Kerry Lord is the founder and creative director of the TOFT luxury yarn brand. The yarn brand was born in September 2006, a product of the successful and established family business the Toft Alpaca Stud farm. Kerry is the author of Edward’s Menagerie, Edward’s Menagerie: Birds, Edward’s Menagerie: Dogs and Edward’s Crochet Imaginarium. She lives in Rugby in the UK with her husband, children and dog.$32.99
The Crochet Stitch Bible contains over 200 stitches, explained in full, and is a perfect starter guide for beginners, with advanced projects and details for experts.
This comprehensive guide includes step-by-step instructions for basic stitches, textured stitches, fans and shells stitches, mesh and filet stitches, openwork and lace stitches, trims and edgings, clusters, puffs, bobbles, spike, relief, tunisian, multi-colour, squares and special stitches. Each crochet stitch is accompanied by a photograph sample, row-by-row instructions, and easy-to-follow symbol charts.$22.99
Meet Pica Pau and her amigurumi friends! They're charming, cheerful and cute, and once you get to know them, they'll never leave your heart. The gentle rhino, the energetic otter, the chatty crocodile, the dreamy donkey and many more: each and every one is a happy member of the Pica Pau band.
Toy maker, character designer and crochet knitter Yan Schenkel has gathered many colourful amigurumi around her. In this book, she shares her love and knowledge of amigurumi crochet in 20 designs, and she also gives away the secret ingredients that go into every single project. All patterns contain detailed instructions and are accompanied by step-by-step pictures and explanations of all techniques used, so both beginners and advanced crocheters can easily get acquainted with her amigurumi companions.$39.99
Crochet your own bookmarks – but not just any bookmarks! These fun and unusual animal characters are Bookies, and they'll not only help you keep your place while reading but will also attract admiring attention. And you can proudly say that you made them yourself!
Full-colour photos and clear instructions show you how easy it is to create 17 kooky creatures, from Freddy Frog and Selma Snake to Filomena Fox and Ellie the Unicorn. Make them all! You can keep your Bookies for yourself or give them away as unique handmade gifts.$36.99
This gorgeous book brings together 100 of the top crochet projects from the best-selling Twenty to Make series.
With contributions from five top crochet designers and best-selling authors, these fabulous designs are quick and easy to make, and include stylish purses and hats, cute teddy bears, flowers, hearts and festive decorations. Whether you are on a budget and want to make a quick and quirky gift for a friend, or wish to indulge in a special treat for yourself, you will discover a treasure trove of ideas within this book that you simply won’t be able to resist.$26.99
Designer Dora Ohrenstein does what no crochet author has done before: she offers detailed instructions for how to create 125 stitch patterns, plus she explains how to increase and decrease each stitch pattern in three different ways – without shaping, with shaping at the edges and with internal shaping.
This hefty collection, ranging from lace and filigree to shells and textured stitches, is loaded with beautifully photographed swatches of each pattern, plus charted and text instructions. A focus on the ins and outs of shaping makes working stitch patterns far more accessible and allows the creative crocheter to make many items without a pattern.
Crochet Every Way Stitch Dictionary will become an invaluable go-to resource that’s sure to inspire legions of crocheters to use stitch patterns in new and exciting ways.$39.99
The granny square is the crocheter's foundation for countless projects and is unparalleled for its portability, versatility, and endless variety. With The Granny Square Book, Margaret Hubert showed how the humble granny makes the transition from tried-and-true blankets to all kinds of fashionable garments and accessories.
Now, using only 10 granny squares selected from The Granny Square Book and Granny Square Flowers, Margaret shows how you can crochet 30 completely different bags. Each square is used three times with different yarns, colour schemes, motif arrangements, and finishing treatments to create a wide assortment of handbags, totes, and carriers.
You'll be amazed at the versatility of these squares! From retro shoulder bags to contemporary messenger bags, there are styles to suit every purpose and design preference. 10 Granny Squares 30 Bags will keep you crocheting bags for everyone and every reason for years to come.!$24.99
Crochet up to 30 creative blankets that start from just 10 granny squares!
The granny square is the perfect foundation for countless projects and is unparalleled for its portability, versatility and endless variety. Each square is used three times with different yarns, colour schemes, motif arrangements and edge finishes.
You'll be amazed at the versatility of these squares! You can crochet blankets that are perfect for babies, boys, girls, college kids and grownups. Some are crazy, colourful and fun; others are serene, classic and sophisticated.$24.99
This is a wonderfully illustrated and easy to use guide to the basic stitches and techniques of crocheting granny squares in delightful and inspiring colourways.
With 100 original designs to choose from, and beautiful edgings to complete your work, there is plenty here to spark your creativity. Each design has a written pattern, an easy to follow chart and details on how much yarn you'll need to create different sizes of block based throws. Or you can mix and match the granny squares to create your own unique and colourful projects.$39.99
Bring the magic of a fresh snowfall into your own home with this gorgeous collection of crocheted snowflakes with all the lacy beauty of the real thing. Spend an hour making an ornament or two, or take a weekend and crochet a whole blizzard!
Clear instructions and full patterns for a wide range of designs – from simple snowflakes requiring only a few stitches to large, intricate ones – this book gives you all the techniques you'll need.$39.99$17.99
101 Essential Tips: Crochet takes you through everything you need to know to start crocheting, from choosing yarn and making your first slip knot, this book takes you step-by-step through stiches and techniques so you can master crochet patterns. Enjoy making a phone cover, a friendship bracelet or even a baby's hat.
With clear explanations of crochet charts and abbreviations, it has all you need to get the best results. This pocket-sized guide is perfect for the absolute beginner, giving fully illustrated top tips that can be grasped in an instant.$9.99
With seven techniques and 101 patterns, this how-to book provides detailed, clear instructions for knitting and crocheting colourful and artful socks.
These projects cover a wide range of skill sets, from the beginner to the advanced knitter. You’ll learn, among other things, how to create sock heels in three different styles, knit with circular needles, knit from the toe up and create felted textiles using your washing machine. A how-to primer on sock making is included for beginners, and size tables help you create socks that fit perfectly for all ages.
Various sock styles include cable, stripe and rainbow patterns, socks with fringe, pompons and other embellishments, sport socks, slippers, socks with a “lodge” look and even a dolphin motif.$42.99
Discover all the classic and most popular crochet block patterns in one gorgeous collection, curated by crochet designer and tutor Sarah Hazell.
Each block is flagged by skill level, accompanied by a short description focusing on its special features and characteristics. For the more experienced crocheter, the chosen yarn palette will remind you of why you fell in love with each block in the first place or, for those new to the craft, it could be the start of a new love affair.
- An incredible collection of 150 classic block patterns
- Features large crochet charts, colour-coded for each sample
- Every pattern is accompanied by row-by-row instructions
Looking for a unique baby gift? Here are 20 gorgeous shoes, booties and pumps to crochet in a range of colours and styles, for both boys and girls. Choose from red strawberry-style shoes with flowery toes, smiley car shoes, Christmas booties and even shoes shaped like frogs!
Each pair of shoes requires relatively small quantities of yarn and can be crocheted quickly, easily and on the go using the clear instructions provided. Each project is accompanied by lists of the materials and equipment required and inspiring photographs. As all babies are different, sizes and age suggestions are given for each project, from birth to 12 months, but general advice is also given at the beginning of the book on how to increase or decrease the size of the projects.
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Whether sporty, glamorous, trendy or offbeat there's a style here to suit everyone. The best thing about crocheted beanies is their versatility and that is why they are so much fun to design and create.
There are 20 crochet hat projects featured in this book, with designs suitable for beginners as well as experienced crocheters. The reader will find a helpful step-by-step techniques section at the front of the book with explanatory diagrams and a guide to yarn lengths.
Each project is accompanied by clear instructions and a list of the materials and equipment needed, with a colour photograph of the finished beanie.$13.99
Novelty crocheters will love this collection of beautiful and realistic flowers to crochet. Full crochet instructions are given for each flower, together with lists of the materials and equipment needed.
Each design is simply photographed so that crocheters can see the design clearly and the beautiful possibilities of the finished pieces including brooches, and embellishments on hats, bags, sweaters, place mats, cushions, scarves and even shoes.
- 20 great flower designs that are easy and fun to make
- Ideal for decorating bags, clothes, homewares, shoes and more
- Full, clear crochet patterns, suitable for beginners
This lovely book provides 20 contemporary, stylish designs for crocheted corsages large, eye-catching floral designs that can be worn in different ways: as a brooch, buttonhole, on your wrist, shoes, bag or belt, for example.
The flowers are made in a variety of sizes and styles, with different types of flower, all worked in various colours, yarns and crochet stitches. Some feature added embellishments such as buttons and beads.
The patterns are easy to follow and there is a beautiful photograph of each one, suggesting ways of wearing them. All of the materials used are widely available.
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Want to learn how to crochet? Make a granny square ... the simple techniques have lasted for decades and now they are more trendy than ever. With endless colour and size variations, creating these hip squares is fun and easy.
- 20 granny square patterns, each with alternative colourways, that are easy and fun to make
- 6 projects provide ideas and inspiration for creating all sorts of trendy items from your granny squares
- Granny squares are an ideal way to learn how to crochet, so this book is perfect for beginners
Here are 20 pretty, stylish designs for crocheted hearts, from a Valentine heart, and a pincushion heart to a heart-shaped cushion, and a heart-shaped rug – there will be something for everyone.
- A variety of sizes and styles, all worked in various colours, yarns and crochet stitches with added embellishments such as buttons, beads and ribbon
- Generic yarn types are supplied with the patterns, and actual yarn used will also be listed
- Suitable for novice crocheters and more the experienced
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Featuring 20 unique crochet mandala designs in wonderful colours, these little crochet projects are perfectly transportable and great for using up scraps of yarn. They are also perfect for those fairly new to crochet, as the patterns are very easy and competent beginners will get lots of practice with many different crochet stitches.
These fantastic little circles of colour make great coasters, mats for cups, glasses and vases, and are also very decorative. Perfect as gifts for family and friends, they are quick and easy to make. There are small, medium and slightly larger designs for every eventuality.
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Granny squares are the perfect small crochet projects, being quick, simple and rewarding. May Corfield's designs are bright, modern and fresh, and this book provides 20 patterns so you can accessorise your outfits and ornaments with gorgeous granny square flowers!
- Inspirational granny square designs with a flower theme
- 6 great projects
- Perfect little projects for all abilities
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Festive novelty crocheters will love this collection of small Christmas crochet projects to decorate the home for the season.
Among the thoughtfully selected projects are mini Christmas stockings, holly leaves, reindeer, a snowman, a snowflake, a Christmas fridge magnet, a star, a candy cane, Christmas bells, an angel and much more.
Simple photographs accompany each step-by-step project and provide you with an easy reference to the finished piece.$13.99
Learn various ways of joining them to make blankets and throws that are both functional and decorative.
From Art Deco-inspired geometric patterns to classic checkerboard stripes and elaborate motifs, find new, skill-rated ways to combine colour, pattern and texture.
Illustrated step-by-step directions.$44.99$39.99
Over 200 all-new crochet stitches, embellishments and trims for all creative crocheters.
Every stitch is shown as a clear swatch to show the effect and texture, and the pattern is given both written and as an easy-to-follow diagram. Conveniently grouped crochet motifs, stitches and edgings allow for easy browsing and location of favourites.$39.99
Featuring a wealth of stitch patterns and how-to techniques, 200 Crochet Stitches is designed to get crochet fans discovering new stitches and creative ways of working crochet.
It includes all the most popular stitch styles: nubbly textured stitches, delicate lacy ones, technically challenging Tunisian, colourful and endlessly adaptable chevrons and ripples, and finishing techniques.$39.99
If you ever find yourself wondering what to crochet next, then just open this book, and you are guaranteed to find the answer.
200 Fun Things to Crochet contains an irresistible collection of small and cute little crochet projects for all levels of ability. Containing a mix of beautiful 3D projects inspired by nature – crochet flowers, birds, bugs, leaves and even creatures from the sea – as well as a collection of charming floral block designs, you’ll want to pick up your hook, sort through your yarn stash, and get started right away.
The 200 projects, compiled by top crochet designers, are quick to make, use hardly any yarn, and are perfect as stylish embellishments, to give or to keep.
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