Clever Crochet Squares: Artistic Ways to Create Grannies and Dramatic Designs (Hardcover)
Stunningly-designed granny squares that create dynamic and artistic patterns and optical effects.
Granny squares are a crochet classic for a reason: they're colorful, quick to work, and fun to make But the true potential of these dependable design standbys comes in the infinite possibilities offered by their patterning--and the manner in which they're combined. Here, Swedish crochet innovator and graphic designer Maria Gullberg explores a whole new side to the familiar squares, demonstrating how to create fresh, exciting projects by working and joining grannies in clever new ways to form fascinating textures, eye-catching color effects, and more
- Step-by-step instruction in stitches from foundation chain to treble crochet.
- Guidance in where and how to swap colors as you work.
- Tips and techniques for working, finishing, and joining granny squares.
- Dozens of adaptable and brilliantly patterned designs that create compelling, dramatic visual effects.