Practical, timeless, and easy to make, crocheted blankets can turn any house in to a home. Interweave Presents Classic Crochet Blankets shares 18 projects for crochet afghans, blankets, and throws you'll love to make and use.
The clever and classic designs featured in this collection explore a variety of techniques and crochet stitches, including lovely lacework, textured cables, creative colorwork, and stash-busting granny squares. The projects are worked in several different ways: from the center out, in rows, and in crochet motifs that are joined. A helpful tutorial on crochet symbols and a mini-library of crochet edgings you can use to further customize your afghans round out this wonderful resource.
Cozy up to Interweave Presents Classic Crochet Blankets!
About the Author
One of the largest publishers of art and craft media, Interweave delivers best-in-market content for the modern crafter. Specializing in knitting, crochet, quilting, sewing, mixed media, beading, jewelry making, spinning, weaving, and fiber arts, Interweave's diverse portfolio gives enthusiasts the crafts they want, where, when, and how they want it. Learn more at Interweave.com.
"Crocheted afghans add beauty and style to our homes and are timeless family keepsakes that can be passed down from generation to generation. These blankets will keep you and yours cozy on chilly spring mornings and throughout the year.” --Love of Crochet Magazine
"Blankets are popular projects for beginner and experienced crocheters alike, and this collection provides a pleasing group of styles." --Library Journal
"This book has plenty to inspire your hooks through the winter and into spring, with something for every mood." --Simply Crochet