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The crocheter's companion /

"A solid reference guide gets a make-over, as The Crocheter's Companion is updated with additional information to appeal to a new generation of crocheters. Augmented to include more tools, stitches and techniques, as well as updated yarn information, the book also has additional information on... Full description

Main Author: Brown, Nancy, 1943-
Format: Book
Language: English
Edition: Revised and updated edition.
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Contents: Machine generated contents note: Tools, Yarns and Gauge -- Tools -- Crochet hooks -- Crocheter's supply kit -- Yarns -- Ply -- Weight -- Dye lots -- Yarn labels and bands -- Yarn label symbols -- Substituting yarns -- Gauge and tension -- Gauge or tension -- Gauge swatch -- How to Read Crochet Instructions -- Abbreviations -- Written instructions-terms and symbols -- International stitch symbols and terms -- How to read a stitch diagram -- Basic Crochet Stitches -- Foundation chain -- Chainless foundations -- Single crochet -- Extended single crochet -- Half double crochet -- Extended half double crochet -- Double crochet -- Extended double crochet -- Treble crochet -- Slip Stitch -- Working in the front loop only and the back loop only -- Basic Crochet Techniques -- Working in rows -- Working in rounds -- Adjustable ring or magic loop -- Joining a new yarn -- Shaping -- Binding off -- Familiar Stitches and Favorites -- Around the post -- Cluster stitch -- Loop stitch -- Picot -- Popcorn stitch -- Puff stitch -- Ribbings -- Single crochet ribbing -- Half double crochet ribbing -- Post stitch ribbing -- Seed stitch -- Shell stitches -- Solomon's Knot stitch -- Advanced Crochet Techniques -- Aran crochet -- Bead crochet -- Filet crochet -- Lacet crochet -- Irish crochet -- Multicolored crochet -- Ruffle crochet -- Motifs and Medallions -- Granny Squares -- Sample Granny Square -- Joining Granny Squares -- Working half motifs -- Half Granny Square -- Granny Square Triangle -- Circular motifs -- Hexagons.
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Library Location Call Number Status
Menasha Adult New Nonfiction 746.43 B87c Due: 08/12/2014