Learn the fundamental skills of crochet with step-by-step instructions and clear, easy-to-follow photographs and illustrations, and then use your new skills to make a variety of crochet designs.* After you master the basic stitches such as single crochet and double crochet, expand your skills to crocheting bobbles, working with beads, Tunisian crochet, and other advanced skills* Make your first scarf, pillow, or shawl, and then move on to a more complex basketweave blanket, woven shoulder bag, beaded shawl, or child's jumper* Contemporary, stylish projects that can be adapted to a variety of colour schemes* An excellent reference resource to keep on your shelf: includes the skills and techniques you need to make just about any crochet design
Sharon Silverman has written Basic Crocheting, Tunisian Crochet and Crochet Pillows. She is a writer, crocheter and designer. Besides being a member of the Crochet Guild of America she has appeared several times on HGTV's fibre arts show, Uncommon Threads. Sharon lives in West Chester, Pa.