Move beyond granny squares and get ready for crocheted circles, triangles, hexagons, and stars. Edie Eckman opens up the door to crocheting creativity with more than 140 motifs of every shape and size. Embellish your clothing, linens, housewares, and bags with colorful patterns as you put odd yarn leftovers to good use. Step-by-step instructions and color photographs provide the building blocks to limitless possibilities.
“Once you pick up a copy of Edie Eckman’s Beyond the Square Crochet Motifs…you may never what to put your crochet book down again, at least not until you’ve created one of the 144 fun-to-make colorful squares, rectangles, circles, hexagons and stars featured in the spiral-bound book.” –Detroit News
From the Back Cover
All the things you love about granny squares are also true of crocheted circles, triangles, hexagons, and stars. Motifs of any shape are fun, creative, addictive, and a perfect way to use up small bits of yarn.
Play with colors and shapes. Refine your hooking skills. Sew your tiny masterpieces into trendy wearables and soft home goods. Piece dozens together to make blankets, wraps, and tote bags. These 144 motifs will go wherever your imagination leads.
- Publisher : Storey Publishing, LLC; Illustrated edition (July 30, 2008)
- Language : English
- Spiral-bound : 201 pages
- ISBN-10 : 1603420398
- ISBN-13 : 978-1603420396
- Item Weight : 1.53 pounds
- Dimensions : 7.81 x 1.52 x 9.31 inches