Crochet and Knitting Book Reviews, Crochet for women, Shawls and wraps

Crochet Book Review: Interweave Presents Classic Crochet Shawls

Crochet book review! Interweave Presents Classic Crochet Shawls features 20 beautiful shawl patterns! See the review from Banana Moon Studio.

Crochet and Knitting Book Reviews, Crochet for women, Tops & Sweaters

Book Review: Top-Down Crochet Sweaters

See my review of Top-Down Crochet Sweaters by Dora Ohrenstein! I love the wonderful sweater patterns in this book! Minimal finishing!

blankets, Crochet and Knitting Book Reviews, crochet patterns, Hats, Uncategorized

Book Review: Crochet to Calm

(C) Interweave/F+W Media A month or so ago, I was sent Crochet to Calm by Interweave. I was rather surprised to receive it, as I was not expecting it. It's a really nice book! The projects are on trend, but oh-so-easy. All of these are simple patterns that make nice TV-watching or conversation-having projects.  You can… Continue reading Book Review: Crochet to Calm

Crochet and Knitting Book Reviews, tunisian crochet

Book Review: The New Tunisian Crochet

Today I have the pleasure of reviewing another book for you.  This time I bring you "The New Tunisian Crochet" by Dora Ohrenstein. True to Dora's other writings with which I am familiar, she begins by discussing the history of Tunisian crochet and shows pictures of early projects worked in Tunisian.  She then moves on… Continue reading Book Review: The New Tunisian Crochet

Crochet and Knitting Book Reviews, Crochet for women, crochet patterns, Tops & Sweaters

Book Review: The Finer Edge by Kristin Omdahl

Kristin Omdahl is one of my favorite crochet designers!  When I first got going with designing, she was one of the first designers I'd heard of, so she holds a special place in my designing history! She has a new book out! It is called The Finer Edge: Crocheted Trims, Motifs & Borders.  It is… Continue reading Book Review: The Finer Edge by Kristin Omdahl