Bring the magic of a fresh snowfall into your own home with this gorgeous collection of crocheted snowflakes. With all the lacy
beauty of the real thing, they are a lovely addition to any home. Spend an hour making an ornament or two, or take a weekend and crochet a whole blizzard! With clear instructions and full patterns for a wide range of designs-from simple snowflakes requiring only a few stitches to large, intricate ones-this book gives you all the techniques you'll need. Includes a section on the basics of crochet, which explains all the stitches and patterns that you'll encounter in the book. Patterns are organised by complexity, with the easiest first-allowing you to pick a project that matches your skill level, and work through the book improving your techniques as you go. This book also includes suggestions for alternative yarn choices and pattern options so you can make unique snowflakes of your own.
Caitlin Sainio has been crocheting for most of her life, and especially loves the delicate geometries of thread crochet. Trained as a mechanical engineer, she's turned her engineering talents to freelance crochet design, concentrating particularly on flowers, snowflakes, and the other beautiful patterns found in nature.
* A beautiful collection of more than 100 snowflakes to crochet * Ideal to make and give as gifts or to decorate your own home * Includes full patterns, technical instructions and gorgeous photographs