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Amazing crochet lace : new fashions inspired by old-fashioned lace

Author: Doris Chan
Publisher: New York : Potter Craft, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Inspired by vintage patterns, Doris Chan presents twenty fresh, fantastic designs for beginner and advanced crocheters alike. Chan's designs brilliantly translate old-fashioned lace patterns into fun, funky attire by substituting bright, chunky yarns for delicate fibers and increasing gauge and hook sizes. The result is a lovely, intricate lace pattern that only looks like it was difficult to produce. And because  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Patterns
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chan, Doris.
Amazing crochet lace.
New York : Potter Craft, ©2006
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Doris Chan
ISBN: 0307339750 9780307339751
OCLC Number: 70877942
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 144 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Trimming me --
Introduction: My modus operandi --
Theory of "Exploded" Lace --
Stitch Continuum --
Foundation and Crochet --
Approaching the MO --
About Those Diagrams --
Designs --
1. Garden Party --
Chrysanthemum Tea Shawl --
Flower Power Vest --
Plum Blossom Capelet --
Allegheny Moon Mobius --
Risa Robe --
2. Under the Boardwalk --
Heat Wave Mini-Dress --
Shoop-Shoop Capelet --
Walking After Midnight Skirt --
Lipstick on Your Collar --
3. Sweet Stuff --
Raspberry Charlotte Poncho and Skirt --
Farpoint Topper --
Rocky Road Shrug --
Pumpkin Pie Jacket --
Pistachio Parfait Ruana --
4. Last Call --
Sambuca Jacket --
Anisette Vest --
Abydos Vest --
Irish Mist Stole --
Blue Curacao Shawl --
Yarns --
Responsibility: Doris Chan.
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From the runways of Paris to the sidewalks of small towns, crochet has emerged as a cool and sophisticated fashion trend. This title presents twenty fresh crochet designs for beginner and advanced  Read more...


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