With designs from the traditional to the contemporary, 500 Crochet is an indispensible reference for any crochet enthusiast. Comprehensive instructions and international charts show how to easily create individual motifs. Use the motifs to make wonderful projects for the home, including blankets, pillows, coasters and even a tea cosy; wearables with flair (wraps, cowls, brooches, headband & bag); and special fun and fanciful decorations for the holidays. Full color illustrations, along with helpful information on hooks and yarns, make this book accessible to the beginner, and the advanced crocheter will find inspiration and ideas galore. Perfectly portable and a great way to use odds and ends from your stash, these designs are enjoyable and satisfying to make. 500 Crochet is the perfect addition to your crochet library!
The most amazing, hard cover pocket-size book arrived last week here on my desk. It's called 500 Crochet, and it's filled with unique little projects made with a range of crocheted stitches that will have you wanting to incorporate them in as many garments, accessories and home accents as possible. -- Jocelynn Brown "The Detroit News" If you happen to be a crafter who crochets, knits, felts and sews and would like to create a collection of handmade toys for that special little someone in your life, then "500 Fun Little Toys to Crochet, Knit, Felt & Sew" is just the book you'll need to get started. -- Jocelynn Brown "The Detroit News" 500 Crochet is a handy reference book for crochet motifs, with good instructions and charts. The chapters in this little 6-by-6-inch book are structured from easier to advanced. Once you have completed this book you will have the confidence to proceed on to large projects and more complex apparel designs. -- Janice Davey "MyCentralJersey.com"