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The New Tunisian Crochet: Contemporary Designs from Time-Honored Traditions

Authors: Ohrenstein, Dora
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: CRA004000, DES005000, CRA040000
ISBN: 9781620335079, Related ISBNs: 1596685530, 1620335077, 9781596685536, 9781620335079
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 144,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Tunisian crochet is hot! Open the door and discover many designers and 30+ Tunisian stitch patterns.

Tunisian crochet, a technique dating back to the nineteenth century, has recently been making its way back into the hands of crocheters. Here, author Dora Ohrenstein presents more than 30 Tunisian stitch patterns and 11 projects, updating historic concepts and introducing innovative techniques using contemporary styles and yarns. The door has officially been opened for those interested in rediscovering this treasured craft.

In The New Tunisian Crochet, you'll begin with Tunisian stitch patterns to create a variety of beautiful fabrics you'll love. Next, follow the inspiration of some of crochet's masters with projects that showcase these stitches in a variety of garments, accessories, and home decor projects. Get ready to explore a craft that's received a fresh jolt of inspiration and insight in The New Tunisian Crochet.

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