"In Tatting: Contemporary Designs from a Traditional Craft", Judith Connors has combined new approaches to tatting with traditional ones to create exciting new designs. This book concentrates on modern styles, while embracing traditional techniques, and will appeal to tatters of all ages. Judith takes you through the simple techniques of tatting, demonstrating with easy-to-follow instructions how to develop the skills to create wonderful tatted jewellery and other beautiful designs. Judith explains the basic techniques of tatting, including central mock ring, split ring, pearl tatting and needle tatting. Each design is illustrated in full colour and includes handy tatting tips to improve your tatting. The great variety of designs means there will be something to appeal to everyone. It features: easy-to-follow instructions; full colour illustrations throughout; handy tatting tips; traditional and modern techniques; and funky jewellery, which will appeal to younger women.