Oh-so-Lovely crochet lace designs!Enjoy 21 beautiful crochet patterns that you will wear again and again in Crochet So Lovely. Author Kristin Omdahl offers a collection of crochet lace patterns along specific themes--creating interesting lace by playing with gauge; creating allover lace; keeping lace as the focal point; and working motifsùas well as the time-honored techniques of broomstick lace, Tunisian crochet, and Bruges lace.Wrap yourself up in crochet accessories like shawls and cowls, along with sweaters, cardigans, and tunics. Show off your shaping techniques in fitted and flattering garments. You will find a veritable orchestra of crochet ideas to choose from, even felting, in the form of a sumptuous felted handbag.
There is no debate that Kristin Omdahl has proven herself as a capable designer of crochet fashion! Her latest effort, Crochet So Lovely, shows that in addition to using her construction and technical skills, she applies her 'heart' to achieve a romantic and feminine look. --Crochet Queen: Royal Ramblings Crochet So Lovely has 21 of the most gorgeous and intricate lace patterns. This book has so many beautiful and whimsical lace designs, created by Kristin Omdahl. There are projects for everyone ranging from tops and skirts to shawls, cowls, and hats. Kristin also explores many different kinds of lace patterns from hairpin lace to more open weave lace and motifs. --The Stitchin' Mommy An appealing work for crocheters interested in producing pretty pieces appropriate for day-to-day wear or special occasions. --Library Journal