From the first chain stitch to buttonholes and blocking, you'll find expert guidance for mastering a time-honored craft. Make your first crochet adventure frustration free--or sharpen your skills--with dozens of tips that guarantee success.
Take an easy walk through each technique with close-up color photos and detailed illustrations. Start with basic crochet stitches; then learn about gauges, increases, decreases, seams, trims, edgings, and finishing. Crochet on the go with the book's convenient take-along size. This comprehensive book also includes introductions to filet crochet, intarsia, and the afghan stitch (also known as Tunisian stitch).