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Crochet Stories : E. T. A. Hoffmann's the Nutcracker (Paperback) (Lindsay Smith)

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Experience the enduring charms of the holiday classic in an entirely different way! This version of the beloved tale is illustrated with full-color images of crocheted characters. Each chapter of the adventure ? from the Christmas Eve party to the fierce battle between the Nutcracker and the Mouse King to the visit to Toyland and beyond ? features complete instructions for crocheting charming representations of the story's personalities and props.Fourteen easy-to-follow patterns depict Marie and her Nutcracker, the Mouse King, the enchanted clock, a Christmas tree surrounded by wrapped gifts, and other festive figures. Well-illustrated instructions specify yarn colors, materials, gauge, and abbreviations for stitches; Techniques section offers guidance to crocheters. All patterns specify Bernat and Lily Sugar 'n Cream yarns, which are readily available in many craft stores. The ideal gifts for all Nutcracker enthusiasts, these amigurumi figures are keepsake treasures that will brighten every holiday season.
Number of Pages: 87.0
Genre: Crafts + Hobbies
Sub-Genre: Needlework / Crocheting, Stuffed Animals
Series Title: Dover Books on Knitting and Crochet
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Dover Pubns
Author: Lindsay Smith
Language: English
Street Date: November 18, 2015
TCIN: 50107485
UPC: 9780486794600
Item Number (DPCI): 248-00-3991

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