Lessons In Bobbin Lacemaking

Author: Doris Southard
Editor: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486139557
Size: 15,69 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 269
Download

Superb step-by-step guide enables even beginners to create beautiful lace according to age-old technique. Edgings, doilies, squares, petals, picots, more. Projects graded, simple to advanced. 249 illustrations. Bibliography.

Teach Yourself Torchon Lace

Author: Eunice Arnold
Editor:
ISBN:
Size: 13,86 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 553
Download


Traditional Scandinavian Knitting

Author: Sheila McGregor
Editor: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486433004
Size: 18,73 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 239
Download

An expert on traditional Scandinavian knitting explains the distinctive craft's origins, its various types, and knitting techniques in this classic guide. Sheila McGregor's in-depth treatment ranges from the regional styles of Norway, Sweden, and Denmark to those of the North Atlantic Islands of Faeroe and Iceland. Vibrant patterns for an array of garments include jerseys, gloves and mittens, stockings, and caps. Illustrated with 191 black-and-white and 20 color pictures, this volume is well known and prized among longtime practitioners of the craft. Its return to print will delight a new generation of knitting enthusiasts.

Lace And Lace Making

Author: Marian Powys
Editor: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486156400
Size: 14,12 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 181
Download

Comprehensive, profusely illustrated book, written with charm and enthusiasm, discusses techniques of making, mending, cleaning, and caring for lace. Over 100 large photos identify scores of important laces.

Tatting Patterns And Designs

Author: Gun Blomqvist
Editor: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486258133
Size: 17,31 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 839
Download

This distinctive gallery of over 85 beautiful and useful tatted items are ideal for testing and developing the skills of both intermediate and advanced tatters. The delicate designs include such lovely edgings as the dainty Annette and charming Margareta as well as the exquisite doilies Mignonette and Peony, which are perfect for centerpieces, vanity sets, and table settings.

Crochet Lace

Author: Pauline Turner
Editor: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486802280
Size: 16,43 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 759
Download

"It's always a pleasure to see an information-packed reference book back in print." — Yarn Market News Learn how to use your crochet hook to make delicate lace patterns with this illustrated guide. No previous experience is necessary; aspiring lacemakers will find all the basic techniques here, and experienced readers will discover new insights into the intricacies of filet crochet, motifs, and Irish crochet. Crochet Lace presents full directions for more than ten projects ― including framed lace motifs, delicate gloves, and a bedspread ― as well as directions for using crochet to imitate other styles of lace such as Honiton and guipure lace. In addition to an extensive collection of traditional and modern patterns, the book offers practical advice and information on joining motifs, edgings, adaptation, and finishing. Color photos and easy-to-follow diagrams appear throughout this splendid source of instruction and inspiration. "This is an extraordinary book! The most completely helpful book I have read and used on crochet. It is suitable for the absolute beginner and the seasoned crocheter. I highly recommend!" — Bartow County Library

Christmas Ornaments To Crochet

Author: Barbara Christopher
Editor: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486789616
Size: 13,57 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 609
Download

"selection of projects from the following previously published Dover books by Barbara Christopher: Elegant Christmas Ornaments to Crochet (1995) and Victorian Crocheted Christmas Ornaments (1993)"

Lace

Author:
Editor:
ISBN:
Size: 13,85 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 166
Download


The Crochet Workbook

Author: Sylvia Cosh
Editor: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048649621X
Size: 16,72 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 142
Download

Take your craft to another level with this imaginative approach to crochet. More than just a manual on techniques or a pattern book, this guide shows how to transcend the use of traditional hooks, stitches, and yarns to produce truly innovative creations. A pioneering work in freeform crochet, the book is suitable for all ages and levels of expertise. It provides beginners with the chance to master basic stitches, and it offers advanced crocheters the opportunity to discover new ideas, colors, and designs. More than 80 color photographs and 49 line drawings with captions illustrate everything from stitches to garment construction to finished products. A concluding section of practical information explains abbreviations and terms, and every chapter encourages the development of personal creativity and individual style.