Winner of the Euler Book Prize – Awarded by the Mathematical Association of America
Take your crochet skills up a notch as you learn 9 versatile pattern stitches that will bring pizzazz to your afghans, fashions, and other projects. Melissa Leapman, the nationally acclaimed designer and workshop leader, takes you step by step through each pattern stitch. Throughout her up-close, in-motion demonstrations, you can use our handy Auto-Pause feature to set your own pace for finishing each step. Learning with this DVD is like having an expert at your side, guiding you to achieve complete success. Learn 9 beyond-the-basics pattern stitches: Left Twist 4-Stitch Cable, Linked Loops, Winter Berries, Blackberry Salad, V-Twin Popcorn, Sweet Pea, Vertical Scallop, Lattice Chevron, and Boxed Puff.
In her latest book, Stash Busting Crochet Potholders: 10 Fun and Functional Potholders Designs for You to Crochet, Dorothy Wilks once again brings her original designs and love of color to life. If you are looking for a quick project for a gift, or want to spruce up your kitchen décor the potholders in this book are for you. Even beginners will find the clear instructions and illustrations easy to follow to work up these fun and functional works of art. More advanced crochet artists will also find these designs fresh and a fun way to use up their yarn stash.