350+ crochet tips, techniques, and trade secrets / Jan Eaton.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2017Edition: First U.S. edition; Updated editionDescription: 160 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cmContent type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781250125101; 1250125103Other title: Crochet tips, techniques, and trade secrets | Three hundred and fifty plus crochet tips, techniques, and trade secretsSubject(s): Crocheting | Crocheting -- PatternsDDC classification: 746.43/4 | 746.43 LOC classification: TT820 | .E25 2017
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A treasury of tips, techniques, and trade secrets for crocheters provides step-by-step, illustrated instructions that cover everything from choosing the right hook and yarn to setting up a dye studio and managing yard ends.
Although there are no patterns in this book, Eaton helps crocheters give a stylish finish to their garments and accessories with this essential compendium of crochet know-how. Tips, techniques, and secrets are explained and illustrated with clear step-by-step photographs and diagrams. From reading patterns and charts, choosing color and yarns, mixing and matching stitch patterns, and adapting designs for the perfect fit, this book will have something for advanced crocheters as well as beginners.
Hooks, tools, and yarns -- Patterns and charts -- Design -- Crochet techniques -- Working in the round -- Fun with color -- Assembling and finishing.