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HERITAGE CROCHET IN A NEW LIGHT:
Enriching Your Designs with Heirloom Lace Techniques
Rita de Maintenon
• Combine these heritage techniques in any crochet project to add
contemporary and creative impact
• Bonus online videos show you how to crochet the stitches, and offer
handy additional tips
• Encourages “pattern independency” and shows you how to become
your own designer
Learn the history of heritage crochet techniques, and how to use themto enrich
any crochet project. Clear instructions frommaster teacher Rita deMaintenon,
plus 160 photos and online videos, take intermediate-level crochet skills to
the next level, allowingyou to learn to crochet broomstick lace, hairpin lace,
Tunisian lace, Aran cables, and thread lace such as filet crochet, Irish crochet,
bullions, and picots. After mastering the basics of these often undervalued
traditional skills, learn how to move between them, combine them, and--most
importantly--move from pattern dependency to “pattern independence.”
Readers are guided in how to create their own designer projects without the
needof commercial patterns.Original-design examples are featured throughout.
This book belongs in every fiber lover’s library as a constant resource of
information and inspiration.
RitadeMaintenon
hastaughtheritagefiberworkshopsforovertwentyyears.
She is amember of the SouthernHighlandCraftGuild and aBlueRidgeNational
Heritage Artist. She is a Craft Yarn Council certified instructor.
Size: 8 1/2" × 11" • 160 color images • 80 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-5347-5 • soft cover • $16.99
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