100 Flowers to Knit & Crochet: A Collection of Beautiful Blooms for Embellishing Garments, Accessories, and More
100 Flowers to Knit & Crochet presents a lavish assortment of vibrant blossoms, ideal for adorning your cherished garments and accessories.
Whether you're adding that final flourish to your handmade creations or revitalizing a vintage find, these charming flowers offer an excellent opportunity to utilize yarn scraps or experiment with novel yarn varieties.
Navigate through this stunning compilation that showcases an array of blooms, including elegantly spiraling roses, generously sized poppies, delicate lilacs, an eclectic mix of vegetables, and more. Every flower is showcased in its full-size glory and proportion, accompanied by intricately stitched leaves and meticulously embroidered stems. Each floral pattern is accompanied by comprehensive instructions, yarn requisites, and an indicated skill level.
An additional segment serves as a helpful refresher, presenting fundamental techniques and inspiring imaginative embellishments such as beads, buttons, and sequins to adorn your finished flowers. This comprehensive guide doesn't stop at mere adornment – it guides you in integrating these floral creations into a plethora of exciting projects. From customizing attire and accessories to enhancing gift-wrapped packages, the possibilities are boundless.
This book will serve you as a wellspring of inspiration, encouraging you to pick up your needles and embark on the journey of crafting your very own captivating blossoms.
About the Author
Lesley Stanfield is the creative mind behind several publications focused on knitting and crochet techniques, with works like 150 Knitted Trims to her credit. With extensive experience in the world of hand knitting design, she has also held prominent positions as the knitting editor for publications such as Woman and Family Circle magazines.
Published by St. Martin's Griffin on March 17, 2009
Paperback, 128 pages, English
Dimensions: 8.72" x 0.41" x 8.71"