Get creative with crochet using these four instruction and pattern books! Make beautiful clothing, accessories, toys, and home decor, using skill levels from beginner to advanced.
1: "Crocheting Teddy Bears: 16 Designs for Toys", Barbara Jacksier and Ruth Jacksier, Dover Needlework Series, 1984, 48pp. A collection of 16 adorable, huggable stuffed animal toy bears to crochet, newly created for the Dover Needlework series in 1984. This book provides a wonderful way to create heirloom gifts for children and grandchildren, and handmade inventory for your fundraising craft bazaar or charity. In excellent condition, clean, intact, with minor bending at the bottom corner of the back cover.
2: "Must Have Bags - 6 Crochet Designs", Leisure Arts # 3804, 2004, 18pp. Full instructions to crochet six different purses - an evening bag, flower bag, shoulder bag, love knot bag, lace tote, and bucket tote. Intermediate crochet skill levels are recommended. In near new condition, with minor stain on back cover over original price sticker. Clean, intact. A "must-have" crochet pattern book for your needlework library!
3: "Crochet: Techniques & Projects", A Sunset Book, 1975, Lane Publishing Co, 2nd printing Dec 1975, softcover, 80pp. Learn to crochet whether you're right- or left-handed, improve your skill, and get creative ideas with this comprehensive, easy-to-follow vintage '70s book by the editors of Sunset magazine. Illustrated instructions for basic and advanced stitches, and complete patterns for 36 projects, including hats, socks, belts, sweaters, afghans, a bikini, purses, plant hangers, and a hammock. In excellent condition - clean and tightly bound. Top corners of covers lightly worn.
4: "Crochet Fireside Slippers", Annie's Attic pattern book 878902, Annie Potter, 1995, softcover, 10pp. Make presents for the whole family with this book of 6 slipper and sock patterns to crochet. Projects include Christmas stockings, ruffled, floral, beaded and tailored moccasin style slippers, and slouch socks. Instructions are easy to read, including materials needed, gauge, kinds of stitches used, and rounds numbered in bold so you can return to it quickly. Condition: Excellent -- covers and all pages intact, unbent and clean.