Pub: Search Press
Tunisian crochet is a great way of producing stunning creative textiles and in this gorgeous book Emma Guess will show you how. Offering the perfect challenge for seasoned and new crocheters alike, Emma takes you from the absolute basics of Tunisian crochet. She then demonstrates how to develop your skills to create unique designs and textures.
Accompanied by clear, step-by-step photography you ll learn the basic stitches, then how to combine stitches and colour changes to create exciting new textures. There are three easy projects to practice your new skills, followed by ten stylish and modern projects for you to create. You can make a beautiful chunky blanket, a pair of mittens and matching scarf, a stylish shoulder bag, a chevron cushion and more. Emma’s unique style is fun, exciting and instantly alluring and these sleek and sophisticated projects will complement your home and make lovely gifts.
I am new to Tunisian Crochet and I have always found it very interesting, so I really wanted to learn to master the craft.
The Beginners Guide is a simple and easy to understand tutorial and with the photographed visual instructions it really is a brilliant teaching book. I loved how the author has dedicated each stitch to it’s own section. There are diagrams as well as photographs and each step is explained in full detail.
This is a book for total beginners, with 10 stunning projects. From bags to wall hangings they are useful and ideal for home or gift giving.
This is the perfect book to start with, and it comes highly recommended.
From the Author
Emma Guess is a fashion design graduate who was taught to crochet by her mother – she has been hooked ever since. She constantly strives to challenge stuffy misconceptions about the craft and makes modern and quirky crochet designs that will not only appeal to established and new crocheters alike.She shares her creative ideas and has had numerous design commissions from a variety of magazines. Emma lives in Middlesbrough, UK.
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