100 Lace Flowers to Crochet (Paperback)

A Beautiful Collection of Decorative Floral and Leaf Patterns for Thread Crochet (Knit & Crochet)

By Caitlin Sainio

St. Martin's Griffin, 9781250019035, 144pp.

Publication Date: May 28, 2013

List Price: 21.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

Re-create the beauty of a summer garden with this gorgeous selection of flowers, leaves and plants to crochet. From lacy blossoms to delicate ferns, you'll find patterns to suit any color, style or season. Small and quick to crochet, these flowers work wonderfully as accents for larger projects, as a creative use for leftover thread or a colorful introduction to thread crochet.
Whether you're new to thread crochet, or a longtime enthusiast, you'll find clear instructions, along with all the basics needed.
With the color and variety of their outdoor counterparts, these flowers can be used to embellish clothing and housewares, create decorative arrangements or wall hangings, make lovely and original cards, and more!



About the Author

CAITLIN SAINIO is also the author of 100 Snowflakes to Crochet and 100 Lace Flowers to Crochet. She originally trained as a mechanical engineer, but turned her engineering talents to crochet design, concentrating particularly on snowflakes, flowers, and other beautiful patterns found in nature. Caitlin lives in Marlborough, Massachusetts.


Praise For 100 Lace Flowers to Crochet: A Beautiful Collection of Decorative Floral and Leaf Patterns for Thread Crochet (Knit & Crochet)

“The flowers are light, lacy and oh so colorful. Flowers bring a warm feeling to a home. The real ones only last a week or two. With Caitlin's book, you get to enjoy them for as long as you like” —Paula Moilver, examiner.com

“Oh, are you going to love this book! I've read, reviewed, and used other crochet books that feature floral motifs--but this one is special.... This collection is stunning, extremely detailed, and beautifully displayed to entice emergency crocheting.... You'll definitely find inspiration in this book--but you'll also find exquisitely photographed samples, finely written patterns, and clear graphics so you can attain success with every stitch. And, color everywhere! Sainio has interpreted nature's floral colors in her own fabulous way.” —CraftGossip.com