Award-winning designer Doris Chan helps you get more out of crochet with these endlessly adaptable patterns and techniques. It features an irresistible collection of 25 versatile and customizable crochet designs and motifs. You'll learn to personalise these designs by making alterations, adding removable elements, or simply styling the piece in a new way. Award-winning designer Doris Chan gives readers a brand new way to think about crochet fashion. Convertible Crochet is filled with ingenious patterns that work for a variety of purposes and occasions, from a cute wrap that can become a vest, to a top that can be lengthened into a dress, or a shawl that transforms into a skirt. Popular crochet designer Doris Chan shows how to make the most out of a single crochet design with the projects and techniques in Convertible Crochet. Beginning with a single lace patterns, each design builds upon the previous motifs to create 25 projects, garments and accessories that are fresh, multitasking, adjustable for almost every size, and fun to make.
Doris Chan crocheted quietly for decades, but in 2002 one of her crocheted shawls appeared on the Lion Brand website and she became a renowned designer almost overnight. Since then, her work has appeared in numerous magazines and various books and booklets. She is an active member of the Crochet Guild of America.