This amazing collection of sea creatures to crochet will enchant children and adults alike. Inside this fun, colourful book there are 12 aquatic friends from all over the world to choose from, each with a distinct personality. The projects vary in level of complexity and there is a comprehensive techniques section to help you learn all the necessary skills. Each project includes beautifully drawn crochet charts and detailed instructions. Along the way the reader will also learn some interesting and sometimes surprising facts about these fascinating creatures.
DIVAmigurumi is the Japanese art of knitting or crocheting small stuffed animals and anthropomorphic creatures. Typically they are kooky little animals (in this case sea creatures) that are given faces./divDIVThis booklet teaches playful knitters how to knit a hermit crab, a common octopus, a jellyfish, a black-devil anglerfish, a sea star, and a sun star. A knitting basics section provides abbreviations and all of the techniques needed to make the 6 included designs./div
Crocheted Sea Animals, by Sarah Quillen, contains 10 unique and different sea creatures. These creatures are designed in the amigurumi style and crafted from blanket yarn, yielding a soft and tightly stitched animal. While these patterns are designed specifically for blanket yarn, they also adapt well to smaller worsted weight yarns. The animals included are jellyfish, octopus, orca, seahorse, starfish, manta ray, fish, crab, lobster, and sea turtle.
Knit or crochet 118 unique gifts to give away or keep them for yourself! The cover shows all 28 sea creatures included in this book, which are: barnacle, clam, crab, dolphin, electric eel, horseshoe crab, jellyfish, lobster, manatee, manta ray, octopus, orca, plankton, salt water crocodile, sand dollar, sea anemone, sea cucumber, sea horse, sea snail, sea snake, sea turtle, sea urchin, sea worm, shark, shrimp, squid, starfish, and sting ray. This book also includes written instructions on how to read and use it's graphs/charts to make knitted or crochet wash/face/dishcloths, bath mats, place mats, throw pillows and blankets of all sizes.
This amazing collection of trophy animal heads to crochet will be a stunning addition to any home. Inside this colorful book there are 10 fabulous trophy animals to choose from. Simply place above the fireplace for a great conversation piece or on a child's bedroom wall for a playful decoration. The projects vary in level of complexity and there is a comprehensive techniques section to help you learn all the necessary skills. Each project includes beautifully drawn crochet charts and detailed instructions.
If you're looking for a beautiful and faithful companion then these gorgeous crocheted dogs have the right pedigree. Just as loyal and charming as the real thing, these 10 crocheted canines are sure to be everyone's best friend. Each project includes detailed patterns, stunning photographs and helpful hand-drawn charts. There is also an extensive techniques section explaining all the stitches and techniques you'll need to make your perfect pooch
This booklet contains five projects for crocheters wanting to make their own accessories. These hearts and flowers are sure to appeal to most any crafter with a do-it-yourself attitude. · Quick-to-Make.Each project will have you crocheting in no time;clear, simple instructions support crocheters of all levels. · Great Value.A treasure trove of great projects at less than two dollars each! · Essential and Unique. Step-by-step instruction for pretty, clever projects readers will not find anywhere else.
Crochet Taxidermy puts a new twist on amigurumi, the popular Japanese method of creating considerably cute stuffed animals with oversized heads. In this delightful collection, heads of animals from farm and forest, sea and safari come to life with irresistible details like the drowsy eye (for the shy deer and sleepy octopus) and fuzzy yarn (for the skittery skunk’s stripe and lazy lion’s mane). Step-by-step instructions and adorable photos guide you through these 30 easy crochet patterns. Most require just one skein of yarn, so they’re affordable and quick to crochet!
Let your creative urges take flight with this wonderful collection of birds to crochet. Featuring 10 gorgeous projects, all with stunning photographs and detailed charts, this book is a twitcher's delight. The extensive techniques section will tell you everything you need to know to make an entire crocheted aviary. There are also intricate charts included with the patterns to help you make your feathered friends come to life. AUTHOR: Vanessa Mooncie spent many happy hours as a child sitting with her mother and grandmother learning to knit and crochet. She went on to study fashion and textile design and became a children's wear designer, illustrator and interior designer. Vanessa now specialises in silkscreen work (www.vanessamooncie.com) and designing crochet jewellery through her company Kissy Suzuki (www.kissysuzuki.com). She lives with her family in a rural village in the south of England. Vanessa has written many successful books for GMC Publications, including The Gentleman's Wardrobe, Crocheted Accessories, Crocheted Wild Animals, Sew Adorable, And Sew to Bed and Crocheted Sea Creatures. She is also a regular contributor to other craft books and magazines. SALES POINTS: * 10 gorgeous projects for adorable crocheted birds * Projects include: blackbird, wren and robin * Easy-to-follow directions with sumptuous photographs and hand-drawn charts * Suitable for all skill levels * Includes clear explanations of all the required materials and techniques Full colour throughout with 150 photographs, 50 illustrations and 160 charts