New techniques are fun to learn and pretty easy, once you have the right tools! I write books that are specifically focused on teaching you, the crocheter, how to learn that new technique and how to apply it to your every day crafting experience.
Step into Crochet is the most comprehensive guide to creating crocheted socks. Author Rohn Strong shares 19 patterns for cozy socks, along with a wide variety of techniques, in this must-have reference and pattern book.
The first section of Step into Crochet focuses on construction methods: you’ll learn basic toe-up and cuff-down construction, while being introduced to a variety of heel and toe treatments. Plus, you’ll find out what makes a certain heel/toe combination perfect for socks!
The pattern section includes 19 socks ranging from basic ribbed and simple socks (great for customizing) to more technique-based pieces, focusing on colorwork, lace, cables, and motifs.
Whether you’re ready to jump into crocheting socks feet first, or just dipping your toe in to try out a few fun patterns, Step into Crochet is your go-to resource.
Combine Tunisian crochet with Amigurumi and you’ve got a winning pattern book! This book includes six designs. Each toy is worked flat using Tunisian crochet and seamed invisibly using the mattress stitch and then stuffed to create an adorable animal. The toys are perfect for beginners and are all quite large at around 12 inches tall. All are made using worsted-weight yarn by Premier Yarns. Page Count: 28
If you love crocheting socks, you will love this book. Included are 12 patterns, all using Premier® Yarns Deborah Norville Serenity Sock and Serenity Garden Sock yarns. A variety of techniques such as lace, colorwork, Tunisian and cables are used to present a collection of beautiful and functional designs. Instructions include tips for working socks with different stitch patterns, sizing the socks, and getting the correct gauge. There are a variety of heel and toe patterns that can be used interchangeably.
An accessory for every reason, with styles that keep you on the cutting edge of fashion – in crochet! Rohn Strong’s accessory designs give you five very stylish ways to warm you up! Strong is famous for his unique style, magazine features, books, and independent patterns. The designs in this book include the Jo Dee Hat, Wynonna Fingerless Mitts, Ella Mae Scarf, Vestal Moebius, and Laura Bell Slippers.
If you’re looking for an historically relevant book about knitting during World I & II with awesome patterns, then look no further. It’s officially here and Rohn Strong is the genius behind the idea and the book.