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Crochet Bouquet : Easy Designs for Dozens of Flowers (Paperback) (Suzann Thompson)

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Crochet bouquets of nearly 50 whimsical, wonderful flowers, in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colors! Done in upscale yarns like ribbon, chenille, and silk, this contemporary garden will get intermediate-level crocheters grasping their hooks. Some of the flora looks realistic; others are beautifully fanciful, pure products of the imagination. A simple, well-photographed basics section explains how to create them all: specialty techniques include felting, stacking the flowers, stiffening the petals, and linking the flowers together. ?Grow” daffodils, dahlias, ferns, firewheels, primroses, sunflowers, and violets?or even a fantastic blossom with layers of scalloped petals radiating out in increasing size from a crystal button center. For added inspiration, a series of showcase projects incorporates the blossoms, including hats, backpacks, pillows, and cards.
Crochet bouquets of nearly 50 whimsical, wonderful flowers, in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colors! Done in upscale yarns like ribbon, chenille, and silk, this contemporary garden will get intermediate-level crocheters grasping their hooks. Some of the flora looks realistic; others are beautifully fanciful, pure products of the imagination. A simple, well-photographed basics section explains how to create them all: specialty techniques include felting, stacking the flowers, stiffening the petals, and linking the flowers together. “Grow” daffodils, dahlias, ferns, firewheels, primroses, sunflowers, and violets—or even a fantastic blossom with layers of scalloped petals radiating out in increasing size from a crystal button center. For added inspiration, a series of showcase projects incorporates the blossoms, including hats, backpacks, pillows, and cards.
Number of Pages: 131
Genre: Crafts + Hobbies
Sub-Genre: Needlework / Crocheting
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Sterling Pub Co Inc
Author: Suzann Thompson
Language: English
Street Date: May 6, 2008
TCIN: 11953715
UPC: 9781600591242
Item Number (DPCI): 248-28-7665
$12.70
MSRPReg: $14.95 Save $2.25 (15% off)

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