[[ PDF ]] ✈ Bring Colour to Crochet Author Renate Kirkpatrick – Buyprobolan50.co.uk

Bring Colour to Crochet Explore The Many Varied Ways Of Incorporating Color And Novelty Into Crochet Noted Needleworker Renate Kirkpatrick Provides Patterns For 64 Multicolored Squares, All Meant To Become Part Of An Attractive Final Sampler Rug The Techniques Range From Basic, Simple Stripes And Spikes To Zigzags, Ripples, Chains, Mosaics, And Complex Bricks And Boxes Freeform Crocheters, Too, Will Enjoy Adapting The Ideas To Enhance The Variety And Beauty Of Their Work.

15 thoughts on “Bring Colour to Crochet

  1. says:

    Since I enjoyed Crochet Techniques by Renate Kirkpatrick so much, I decided to pick up this book The book starts with an introduction which includes illustrated stitch instructions, a stitch symbol key, and some helpful tips for weaving in ends since the patterns require frequent color changes Renate also includes directions for edging and joining the squares in the beginning section As with Crochet Techniques, stitch abbreviations throughout the book use Australian UK terms with US terms in parentheses I use stitch samplers as a teaching tool a lot, so I really appreciate the book s concept Each sampler square is photographed individually and each square uses two to five colors The squares are organized into 13 groups Basic Stripes Spikes Shells Zigzags Reliefs Ripples Chains Mosaics Clusters and Bobbles Afghans Variable Stripes Novelty Squares and Bricks and Boxes which makes it easier to find them later Since the entire sampler uses the same five colors, there is a very coordinated appearance to the book If you have several stitch guides, you may recognize some of the stitches in Renate s squares, but often the colors are introduced to new effect My personal favorite stitches are Square 25, 31, 32, 34, and 43 On the other hand, if you are not fond of Renate s color palette, you c...

  2. says:

    This is a very practical book easy to follow with excellent diagrams and instructions for the different stitches As the subtitle says, it has 64 squares to crochet, and it has them neatly categorised into types of pattern.The book uses 5 different colours, with some squares using all 5, and others using different combinations I found some wool I d bought years and years ago that I had in three colours, so I went through doing mostly 3 colour squares but also three 2 colour ones I don t really like the colour combinations in the book, though they are distinct which is good for showing the patterns Two of my own three colours are fairly similar, so I didn t get the same distinction.One thing I would have liked this book to provide is a few different sets of 5 colour combinations Though the book is glossy and colourful, it gets boring A friend said she d looked at this book in the library but didn t borrow it because of how it looked The book could also give a few other sug...

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