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Amigurumi Treasures: 15 Crochet Projects To Cherish

Every fan of amigurumi needs to own this adorable collection of 15 kawaii-inspired patterns. Including Lottie the ladybug who dreams of being a pilot, Charlie the platypus who is training to be an athlete, Rosie the fawn who loves to garden — and many more —each project comes with their own set of accessories that can be mixed and matched. Give your creation a unique twist to create your very own amigurumi treasure!

Want a sneak peek? Read an exclusive excerpt from this book and learn about author Erinna Lee.

‘Amigurumi Treasures’ by Erinna Lee, retail price: €16,50 / $18.95 / £13.95. Paperback edition available on Amazon or in your local craft/book store, PDF edition available on Amigurumipatterns.net.

Paperback, 120Pages, $13.27, 978-9491643309

Baby & Kids Crochet Style: 30 Patterns for Stunning Heirloom Keepsakes, Adorable Nursery Décor and Boutique-Quality Accessories

Baby shower gifts are the bread and butter projects of any crocheter. Why not take the classic baby sweater and newborn hat to the next level with Baby & Kids Crochet Style. This intermediate-level crochet book not only contains step-by-step instructions, but also includes helpful tips to maximize results. Make something special for a newborn photo shoot; think outside the box with some creative car seat covers; or stick with an afghan pattern so timelessly beautiful that generations of babies will have it draped over their bassinets.


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Paperback, 224Pages, $22.99, 978-1624146053

Baby Brights: 30 Colorful Crochet Accessories

Baby Brights, by Kathleen McCafferty, features 30 colorful crochet accessories just for babies. From rattles and teething keys to towels, this collection of beginner-approved projects includes everything you need to crochet for baby. Follow the easy-to-understand instructions and crochet your way through booties and babyghans, mobiles and bunting and everything that your baby could need.

Paperback, 136 Pages, $17.95, 978-1454708766

Beginner’s Guide to Tunisian Crochet

Tunisian crochet doesn’t have to be intimidating. With this handy beginners’ guide, learn to master this beautiful crochet technique to create a variety of stunning crochet tapestries. Once you feel confident, enjoy the book’s more advanced offerings that combine stitches with color changes to create exciting new textures. Featuring 13 beautiful patterns, including a chunky blanket, mittens, a scarf and more, readers will appreciate the author’s unique style that’s fresh, fun and sophisticated.

Paperback, 96Pages, $12.75, 978-1782216667

Beginner’s Guide to Crochet: 20 Crochet Projects for Beginners

Beginners – want to learn how to crochet and complete your first project in one day? Beginner’s Guide to Crochet is the perfect resource for you – it will take you through the basic stitches with full color photographs and diagrams, with each one explained fully. Plus, following every new stitch is a brand new project that uses what you just learned so you can practice your skills as well as a chart so you can round out your education and learn to read charted patterns. Choose from 20 different projects ranging in size from cozies to blankets, and they’re all for beginners! Also included are a guide to crocheting with T-shirt yarn to make bulkier projects to spice up your crocheting.

Paperback, 128 Pages, $22.99, 978-1446305232

Big Book of Weekend Crochet Projects: 40 Stylish Projects from Sweaters and Scarves to Blankets


There’s nothing like unwinding after a long week with an armful of yarn, a crochet hook and a comfortable chair. If you’re looking for more fun, interesting and quick projects to try out this weekend then the Big Book of Weekend Crochet Projects is for you. This book is jam-packed with 40 patterns from everything, with chapter on things like Children’s Fashion and Home Accessories. This is also an excellent book for first-time crocheters as it contains a lovely section that walks you through the basics of crochet. Treat yourself — you deserve it.

Paperback, 192Pages, , 978-1620082973

Big Hook Rag Crochet: 25 Quick-Stitch Designs to Make Using Leftover Fabric

If you’re tired of the same old crochet techniques and patterns, pick up Big Hook Rag Crochet: 25 Quick-Stitch Designs to Make Using Leftover Fabric by Dedri Uys to reinvigorate your love for the art of crochet. This book teaches you to crochet using a large hook, meaning the projects inside are made of simple stitches and work up very quickly. This is the perfect book to purchase for that friend with the fabric scrap stash, or for someone looking to decorate their home with fun and interesting handmade baskets, stool covers and more.

Paperback, 144 Pages, $16.95, 978-1454709251

Blooming Crochet Creations: 10 Designs for Kids and Adults with 15 Mix-and-Match Accents

Blooming Crochet Creations is the perfect pattern compilation for the whole family. Choose from a fun selection of patterns for kids and for adults, including accessories like shrugs, gloves and legwarmers. For the kids, you can make a tic-tac-toe travel game or a fun shoulder bag. Not only that, there are also fifteen crochet accent patterns, so you can change up your style on the go!

Paperback, 128 Pages, $22.99, 978-1440241567

Boho Crochet: 30 Hip and Happy Projects

Experiment with color and let your bohemian side out with Boho Crochet: 30 Hip and Happy Projects. This collection of 30 patterns doesn’t stray from color but embraces it, allowing you to stitch traditional crochet motifs to expand your crochet horizons. Full of bright color photography and expert tips, these easy patterns are all you need to transform your home and yourself.

Paperback, 144 Pages, $22.99, 978-1604685510

Box Stitch Crochet: Use the Corner-to-Corner Stitch in New Ways to Make 20 Hats, Wraps, Scarves & Accessories

If you love using the box stitch for your blankets, then this book is for you. Corinne Freeman takes the beloved stitch to a whole new level. Learn innovative ways to make the box stitch unique—such as giving it a beveled design—as you apply it to shawls, tops, and more.

Paperback, 96 Pages, $19.95, 978-0811717649