This is a wonderfully illustrated and easy-to-use guide to the techniques of crocheting ripple stitches in delightful and inspiring colourways, perfect for blankets, throws, and accessories. With 100 original designs to choose from, using colour and texture to create stunning zig-zags, ripples, and waves, there is plenty here to appeal to every crocheter. Each design has a clear written pattern, an easy-to-follow chart, and a colour variation to try out. The designs range from simple to more advanced patterns and also include ripple stitches worked in the round for unusual and eye-catching projects. Includes five great projects as inspiration for how some of the designs could go together.
Leonie Morgan is a freelance crochet and knitting designer. Inspired at an early age by her mum's granny blanket she taught herself to knit and crochet from various books and hand-me-down knowledge. With a love for creativity and design she soon branched into designing her own patterns. She lives in Wales with a wool-tolerant partner and three wool-loving cats.
Prelims Introduction Section One: Getting Started Yarns and materials Gauge Colour Reading Charts and Patterns Stitches and Techniques Calculating Pattern Repeats Finishing Section Two: Ripple Designs Simply simple ripples (approx. 20) In the middle ripples (approx. 30) More complex ripples (approx. 20) Ripple stitch designs worked in the round. Index and Credits