Learn Embossed Crochet Techniques

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Learn Embossed Crochet Techniques and crochet these 10 beautifully textured designs. Each project is crafted using front and back post stitches.

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Title: Learn Embossed Crochet
Designer: Lianka Azulay
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Learn Embossed Crochet

Do you love the look of knit cables and cable leaves? Learn Embossed Crochet includes straightforward instructions to teach you how to mimic the look of knit cables using front and back post stitches.

Designer Lianka Azulay provides written patterns for 10 beautiful projects using embossed crochet. Patterns are included for blankets, hats, vests, scarves and cowls.

The projects included are:

  • Leaves Hat. Skill: Intermediate. Size: Adult woman. Medium Weight [4] and 5 mm (H) Crochet Hook
  • Leaves Purse. Skill: Intermediate. Size: 16 inches by 16 inches (excluding handles).  Medium Weight [4] and 5 mm (H) Crochet Hook
  • Leaves Scarf. Skill: Intermediate. Size: 5.5 inches by 45 inches.  Medium Weight [4] and 5.5 mm (I) Crochet Hook
  • Leaves Blanket  Skill: Intermediate. Size: 42 inches by 56 inches.  Medium Weight [4] and 6 mm (J) Crochet Hook
  • Branches Cowl.  Skill: Intermediate. Size: 11 inches by 48 inches.  Medium Weight [4] and 5 mm (H) Crochet Hook
  • Leaves Baby Blanket  Skill: Intermediate. Size: 30.5 inches by 37 inches.  DK (Light Worsted) Weight [3] and 5 mm (H) Crochet Hook
  • Daisy Vest.  Skill: Intermediate. Size: S/M, L/XL, 2x/3x  Medium Weight [4] and 5 mm (H) Crochet Hook
  • Flower Handbag.  Skill: Intermediate. Size: 18 inches by 13 inches.  Size 3 Crochet Cotton and 3.25 mm (D) Crochet Hook
  • Daisy Blanket.  Skill: Intermediate. Size: 40 inches by 48 inches.  Medium Weight [4] and 5.5 mm (I) Crochet Hook
  • Garden Handbag.  Skill: Intermediate. Size: 16 inches by 16 inches.  Medium Weight [4] and 5 mm (H) and 5.5 mm (I) Crochet Hook

Yarn Used

Each project has been crocheted using either medium weight [4] yarn, light weight [3] yarn or size 3 crochet thread. Placement diagrams have been included to help you assemble the finished squares and hexagons.

The handles for the purses are beautiful and additional photos have been provided to assist you with making them.

Any special stitches used have been listed with written instructions at the beginning of the pattern. Some special stitches include v-stitch, front post double crochet decrease and back post double crochet decrease.

Here are some of the projects you can make:

See the other Learn Embossed Crochet projects here!

Stitch Guide

The basic stitch guide is provided on on page 47 and you are also given the link to the online stitch guide for additional stitch help.

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Of the 10 pretty projects, my favorites (of course!) are the

  • Garden Handbag
  • Flower Handbag

For anyone who doesn’t know, I have a thing for bags! 

The projects you can make with Learn Embossed Crochet are eye-catching. It is difficult to believe the embossed leaves and flowers were created primarily by using front and back post stitches. The finished projects are stunning and they are sure to make beautiful gifts for your friends and loved ones! Or even, as an extra special gift for yourself.

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  1. WOW, beautiful items. Looks pretty challenging but the results appear to be totally worth it. Thank you for your review.

  2. I really want to learn embossed crochet – I need this book – beautiful stitch

  3. I bought this book and can’t wait until I can sit and enjoy doing some of the designs.

  4. I have this book in my library and have done a project or two. I really enjoyed doing the projects and thought the review did the book credit. Thanks for reviewing!!

  5. This looks like a wonderful book I need to pick up, so glad you reviewed it. I had seen it once before and lost it. I am a big fan of texture and doing more monotone colors. This is just perfect for me.

  6. I have this book and I love it. So Easy to follow . you should try it.

  7. I wish I had gotten in on this giveaway! That’s ok I’m going to get the book anyway! I Love the baby blanket and the purse!

  8. I love this type of crocheting. It just makes you want to touch it and feel all of the designs.

  9. I’d love to do some thick embossed style crochet blankets – will look this up! Thanks

  10. Beautiful patterns. Would love to make as a pillow. Thanks Rhondda.

  11. I love the look of projects offered in this book. I didn’t realize that I could make these types of things with crochet. I have been crocheting for almost 3 years and look forward to trying some of these projects in the future.

  12. This is one of those art forms, which has mostly been lost. But now with the help of super talented Crocheters globally and bloggers like you, we can learn the art and use these skills to create beautiful pieces

  13. Love your review. I went and bought the book because of your review, thanks

  14. I’ve almost bought “learn embossed crochet” so many times. I’ve passed by it in the store. The cover is amazing.

    What the heck is wrong with me? What has been holding me back? These are FABULOUS! I need these. I need those bags, don’t I?

  15. Fabulous work. Would love to learn this. I’ll give the on-line stitch guide a try!

  16. These patterns are so beautiful. I don’t know if I could ever crochet anything so intricate, maybe one day. Thank you for the giveaway!

  17. The Embossed Crochet looks so beautiful! I would love to try some of the patterns. I like how you broke down the patterns and included skill level and yarn usage in your review

  18. I’d love to see a review of Great Yarns, Great Styles to Crochet or Crocheted Christmas Afghans. Thanks for the chance to win a copy of Learn Embossed Crochet.

  19. 101 Crochet Squares is an exciting book because the possibilities are endless with all the patterns and color choices

  20. Please review ‘Amamani Puzzle Balls’. I would love to make some of these for my grandson but I’m not sure if it’s above my experience level.

  21. 101 Stitches for Afghans looks like a very interesting book because the possibilities are endless with patterns and color choices. Thanks for the giveaway.

  22. These designs look beautiful. The cream blanket on the cover is stunning. I’m glad to read the review to know the items are not as difficult as they might seem from how pretty they are.

  23. I’m curious about the corner to corner lap throws. The animal design on the cover looks really cute.

  24. This is a fantastic book, such beautiful designs and so different. Would love to get this book.

  25. I have this book. If I win this I will gift to someone that would love it.

  26. Whether I win this book or not it is on my list of books to buy very soon!