Almost done crocheting your latest project and not sure how to finish it? Need a refresher course on how to assemble the pieces, make a buttonhole, or just looking for inspiration for the perfect finishing touch? No matter whether you’re just learning to crochet or are more experienced, you’ll find the simple techniques needed for creating beautifully finished items—as well as pick up new techniques to hone your skills and help push you to the next level—in this useful book. With Betty Barnden’s valuable expertise, clear step-by-step photographs and instructions, and a host of rules and tips, you’ll perfect your abilities while learning all about: • Construction: seams, joining, borders, and much more • Different fastenings and closings: zippers, buttonholes, ties, and cords • Embellishment ideas: decorative techniques including needlefelt, free-form crochet, and more You’ll also find a useful section on crochet basics and ten fun projects, with plenty of how-to tips to adapt them to your own style. No matter what your next project is, whether it’s felted slippers, a pretty scarf, or a baby sweater, here is the book to help you complete it perfectly.