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Title: The Big Book of Crochet Stitches
Author: Jean Leinhauser and Rita Weiss
Photography Credits: Martingale and Photographer Brent Kane
With 189 pages and more than 350 crochet stitches, The Big Book of Crochet Stitches is an excellent resource to add to your Crochet Library. especially if you are a Crochet Designer.
The book is divided into sections for:
- Cross Stitches
- Easy Stitches
- Loop Stitches
- Multicolour Stitches
- Puff Stitches
- Raised Stitches
- Special Stitches
There are so many stitches I want to try in this book!
A few of my favourites are:
- Oval Windows, page 40
- Chained Melody, page 44
- Take it Easy, page 66
- Cross Patch, page 73
- Blackberry, page 86
Here are some other lovely examples courtesy of Martingale:
There is so much inspiration packed into this book – I could spend hours just scrolling through the pages.
One thing I really love about this book is the variety of stitches included. If you only want to purchase one “Stitch Dictionary”, this book would be a fantastic choice.
You can purchase The Big Book of Crochet Stitches from Martingale directly.
This book is also available for purchase from Amazon: