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Zigzag Crochet: A Beginner's Guide to Ripples & Waves
Zigzag Crochet: A Beginner's Guide to Ripples & Waves
Kim Werker
Build your skills as you master one of the most popular stitch patterns — the ripple stitch.
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Tackle the iconic granny stitch and granny square as you create a stylish hooded vest.
Tamara  Kelly
with Tamara Kelly
Build on your basic crochet skills and unlock new project possibilities as you conquer fundamentals for cables, lace, bobbles and more!
Kim Werker
with Kim Werker
Create beautiful mandalas, throw pillows and hats by learning how to crochet in the round.
Kim Werker
with Kim Werker
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"It's creating a strong fabric with a single loop," says crochet artist Olek of her chosen medium. "But you cut one loop, everything falls apart." With her massive public crochet installations, Olek turns this simple idea into something much, much bigger. Her work has transformed buildings and cities around the world, and for each project, she invites friends and strangers alike to join in the work and stitch with her. In this way, the artist literally weaves stronger community around a dramatic social statement. Crochet is her medium, but people, as much as yarn, are her material.
Can combining two classics give you something modern and fresh? When those classics are the crochet granny square and the log cabin quilt block, the answer is a resounding yes. It looks all fancy, but really, if you know how to crochet a granny square (or are willing to learn) and are comfortable with mid-row color changes, you can consider this puppy your next project.
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The best thing about learning to crochet? All stitches essentially build off what you've already learned. Once you've mastered the basic, must-know stitches (such as chain stitches and single crochets), you've got a solid foundation.
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Zigzag Crochet: A Beginner's Guide to Ripples & Waves