Crocheters will learn how to cut their crochet time up to 50% or more, when using these quick stitches & tricks. Each stitch description includes multiples needed to allow the stitcher to make any size project and any type yarn can be used to create designs from swatches. With 100 swatches featured in this book it's easy to find a pattern to choose from including jopenweave, textured, ripples and more. Most patterns consist of double crochet stitches and chains to work up quickly. Included in this book are ways to crochet faster for example by changing a single crochet to a taller stitch such as a half double crochet, double crochet or even a treble crochet stitch or by using a larger hook. Also included are tips on turning chains, gauge, on how to make any project the same dimension and reduce time to work the over-all piece.