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Fashion Crochet: 30 Crochet Projects Inspired by the Catwalk [Hardcover]

Claire Montgomerie
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11 Oct 2012
A beautifully illustrated publication with a fashion-forward feel, "Fashion Crochet" contains 30 crochet projects for a range of accessories and clothing items inspired by up-to-the-minute catwalk trends. Utterly contemporary and stylish, the projects incorporate a wide cross-section of techniques from granny squares and knotwork to lace and hairpin crochet. As useful for the highly experienced as the absolute beginner, this inspiring and chic book is divided into chapters on accessories, such as shawls, scarves, bags, hats, jewellery and decorative items, and separates, such as dresses, skirts, tops and beachwear. Each project is accompanied by fashion photographs showing the inspiration for the piece, and offers ideas on how to wear the item. Essential tools and techniques are clearly explained - from crochet hooks, working stitches and how to measure tension to adding embellishments and finishing off - with line drawings provided for more complicated techniques.

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  • Hardcover: 176 pages
  • Publisher: Carlton Books Ltd (11 Oct 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 178097003X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1780970035
  • Product Dimensions: 21.4 x 20.8 x 1.8 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 436,894 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Claire Montgomerie is a textile designer specializing in knitting and crochet. A graduate of the Royal College of Art, she has designed her own range of knitted accessories, toys and garments called Monty. She has also created for the US fashion market, made knitwear for film costumes and knitted characters for music videos and animations. Currently teaching textiles at Barnet College, Hertfordshire, she runs knitting classes at Loop, the London knitting emporium. She is the author of Easy Baby Knits (2006), Yarn Palette (2008) and Knitting Vintage (2010).

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3.0 out of 5 stars Errors spoil an interesting book. 31 Mar 2013
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I bought this because I thought it gave some new and interesting ideas on using crochet to produce fashion items, especially accessories. I've made several pieces but some of the patterns have significant errors. I'm not a novice at crochet so I've been able to use the ideas and work out the patterns for myself but it would be difficult for anyone with little experience.
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5.0 out of 5 stars loved this book 3 Mar 2013
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the designs are simple to make and wearable unlike most crochet patterns nothing in here looks like a seventies nightmare
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5.0 out of 5 stars Fantasmagorical 3 July 2013
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This really wacky but looks amazing. Don't know if I will have the courage to make many items but the book is a joy to behold. It was as the seller described, arrived speedily and in pristine condition. Hooray.
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