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Creepy Crawly Crochet

Creepy Crawly Crochet: 17 Creatures That Go Bump in the Night

The month of October gives you a chance to embrace your spooky side, so break out the cobweb decorations, wear that spooky old witch hat, and bring to life classic monsters and new horrors—through crochet, that is. Creepy Crawly Crochet: 17 Creatures That Go Bump in the Night presents amigurumi legends that have trickster personalities but are a treat to crochet. From the Headless Horseman to Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, this collection features patterns that would be perfect for little ones to play with or for decorating the house for the big night.

Paperback, 112Pages, $14.79, 978-0486810799


Crochet Therapy

Crochet Therapy: The Soothing Art of Savoring Each Stitch

Life gets busy, filling up with to-do lists, obligations, and all sorts of last-minute events that can make you feel as though you are being stretched out like taffy. Crochet Therapy: The Soothing Art of Savoring Each Stitch reminds you of the importance of escaping from your schedule to relax and focus on yourself through your crochet art. With 20 thoughtfully designed projects composed of calming hues, easy motifs, and “mindfulness exercises,” this collection will transport you to your own crochet haven of stress-free, inspiring patterns.

 

Paperback, 144Pages, $17.24, 978-1419721113


Crochetterie

Crochetterie: Cool Contemporary Crochet for the Creatively-minded

Whether you consider yourself on the cutting edge of crochet trends or want to work up something for your grandchildren to prove how cool you still are, Crochetterie: Cool Contemporary Crochet for the Creatively-minded will bring you the most current of Molla Mills’s projects and design ideas. From full patterns like rugs and passport cases to embellishment ideas for items you already have, this collection will take crocheting to a whole new level. It even includes patterns that men would enjoy, so you won’t be leaving anyone out of your up-to-date crochet style.

Paperback, 272Pages, $22.19, 978-1910254899


top-down-crochet

Top-Down Crochet Sweaters: Fabulous Patterns with Perfect Fit

Borrowing a tried-and-true method from knitting—working a garment from the top down—Top-Down Crochet Sweaters: Fabulous Patterns with Perfect Fit introduces crocheters to a technique that allows customized fit for crochet clothing like never before. Dora Ohrenstein’s groundbreaking book will explore what can be gained from this top-down approach, such as trying on and tweaking before you’ve gone too far astray, in addition to how to master this by testing it out on 14 patterns tailored just for you, by you. With designs to suit any style or personality, this collection brings you the latest and best in crochet fashion.

Paperback, 176Pages, $18.95, 978-1612126104