Crochet Style (Paperback)
Over 30 Trendy, Classic and Sporty Accessories for All Ages
Page Street Publishing, 9781624143021, 208pp.
Publication Date: November 22, 2016
Beautifully Textured Accessories for the Whole Family
When you’re looking for new patterns to crochet for yourself and others, Crochet Style provides more than 30 one-of-a-kind hats, ear warmers, cowls and more. Jennifer Dougherty is renowned for her crochet designs’ stunning textures, easy-to-follow instructions and stitch techniques that take your accessories from plain to extraordinary. In Crochet Style, she presents new patterns in three styles—trendy, sporty and classic—for sizes ranging from newborn to large adult. Fashion-forward women and teens will love the urban-style slouchy hats and chunky ear warmers with matching cowls and boot cuffs. For a practical, sporty look that stands out in a crowd, close-fitting beanies and fingerless gloves are perfect choices for men and kids. Timeless classics such as cabled ear warmers, woven hats and lacey cowls are sure to be favorites for many years.
The patterns are designed for crocheters with knowledge of basic crochet stitches; they provide great opportunities to develop your skills and learn new stitches. With irresistible photography and a multitude of variations, Crochet Style is an essential source of inspiration, technique and instruction for high-quality, handmade items that are truly unique.
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Praise For Crochet Style: Over 30 Trendy, Classic and Sporty Accessories for All Ages…
“What an amazing collection of cold-weather accessories! Jennifer Dougherty has outdone herself with these patterns; they are an incredible blend of texture, style and comfort. I have no doubt that you will spend many hours happily crocheting these designs for yourself and your loved ones!”
—Danyel Pink, Editor-in-Chief at Happily Hooked magazine
“Jennifer’s designs have been catching my eye for years now—they always look fantastic! Wearable, lovely patterns that always have that extra bit of stitch pattern or twist that takes it to the next level.”
—Tamara Kelly, designer/owner of Mooglyblog.com
“After following Jennifer’s work for several years, I am honored to recommend this wonderful book of crochet projects. Jennifer’s unique style shines as each page yields yet another wonderfully textured masterpiece that will be perfect for everyone on your gift-giving list, even the most discerning. These patterns will quickly become your favorites to crochet and give.”
—Kim Guzman, author, teacher and blogger at CrochetKim.com
"Jennifer's take on crochet is thrilling. Her fresh, unique and functional designs will make you run for your hooks. Jennifer has certainly put her best foot forward with this collection of designs and I'm so happy to recommend it to all crocheters everywhere."
—Tara Murray, designer/owner of Mamachee.com
“Bursting with texture from cover to cover, Crochet Style satisfies even the most advanced crocheter's desire to create modern yet timeless pieces that will be loved and appreciated by all. This book will quickly become your favorite resource when looking to create the next gift on your list!”
—Jennifer Pionk, designer, teacher and blogger at ACrochetedSimplicity.com
“Several years ago, I came across Jennifer's work and immediately fell in love with her patterns. I have worked hundreds of them and love the results. She has a talent for designing well written and easy-to-follow patterns with fabulous texture. The closets in my house are full of finished projects that I have made from her patterns, and when I crochet gifts for others or sell my work, her patterns are always the favorites. They are stylish, trendy and timeless.”
—Emily Truman, Assistant Editor of Happily Hooked magazine, organic traffic manager for Crochet Media, writer at The Crochet Café and owner of Em's Corner
“I’ve had the pleasure of working with Jennifer for a few years and I’m thrilled to recommend her new crochet book. Jennifer is well known for her great use of texture and with so many styles and sizes ranging from infant to adult, this book will not disappoint. This is a must-have book for anyone who crochets.”
—Kate Wagstaff, designer/owner of CraftingFriendsDesigns.com
“Jennifer’s use of interesting textures and fun stitch techniques has been drawing crocheters to her work like moths to a flame. Her patterns are well written, exciting to work up and something that you’ll use again and again. Her latest creation, Crochet Style, is just as addictive as her work over the years has proven to be.”
—Melody Rogers, designer/owner at Melodys-Makings.com