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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Knit & Crochet

This captivating collection of books features a wide array of knit and crochet projects, from lush floral bouquets to a wild menagerie of creatures. All the designs are beautifully presented in a gallery at the front of the books and cross-referenced to the instructions chapter, where each design is graded by skill level and accompanied by easy-to-follow patterns, clear step-by-step instructions, and complete assembly and finishing instructions. You’ll also find a basic techniques refresher course in each book, plus a mixture of fun and fabulous ideas for using your designs in a range of styles and settings—from customizing clothing and accessories to creating stunning home décor.

  • Striped Crochet Blankets
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    • Striped Crochet Blankets

    • Knit & Crochet
      Haafner Linssen
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • Create beautiful striped blankets in timeless color combinations

      Haafner Linssen, author of Crochet Mandalas, reinvents the classic stripe pattern with her collection...

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  • 40 Colorful Afghans to Crochet
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    • 40 Colorful Afghans to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Leonie Morgan
      St. Martin's Press

    • Bestselling author Leonie Morgan is back with another wonderful crochet book, showcasing her vibrant color and stitch variations. Featuring both block and stitch patterns, there is plenty here to...

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  • 350+ Crochet Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets
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    • 350+ Crochet Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets

    • Knit & Crochet
      Jan Eaton
      St. Martin's Press

    • Give a professional finish to your crochet garments and accessories with this indispensable compendium of technical know-how and troubleshooting tips. Techniques are organized in the order that you’d...

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  • 350+ Knitting Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets
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    • 350+ Knitting Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets

    • Knit & Crochet
      Betty Barnden
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • Betty Barnden's updated edition of 350+ Knitting Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets is a perfect gift for creative crafters.

      Give a stylish finish to your knitted...

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  • 200 Fun Things to Crochet
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    • 200 Fun Things to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Edited by Victoria Lyle
      St. Martin's Press

    • Crochet 200 delightful small projects—suitable for all skill levels.

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  • 200 Fun Things to Knit
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    • 200 Fun Things to Knit

    • Knit & Crochet
      Edited by Victoria Lyle
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • The 200 projects are quick to make, use hardly any yarn, and are perfect as stylish embellishments, to give away as a gift or to keep for yourself!

      If you ever find yourself...

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  • Crochet Snowflakes Step-by-Step
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    • Crochet Snowflakes Step-by-Step

    • Knit & Crochet
      Caitlin Sainio
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • Bring the lacy beauty of a snowfall into your home with Crochet Snowflakes Step-by-Step. Crafters of all levels can easily crochet up a storm, or just make a simple snowflake or two. Geared...

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  • Mandalas to Crochet
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    • Mandalas to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Haafner Linssen
      St. Martin's Press

    • Crocheted mandalas are having a moment! And it's no wonder the lovely mandala is in vogue: one evening is often enough to begin and finish something eye-catching. Many crocheters make mandalas as...

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  • Crochet Flowers Step-by-Step
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    • Crochet Flowers Step-by-Step

    • Knit & Crochet
      Tanya Shliazhko
      St. Martin's Press

    • Stop and crochet the flowers! Crochet flowers are a favorite with needlecrafters because they can be made from scraps of yarn, they're small and portable, and they are so versatile. Geared toward beginners,...

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  • 75 Colorful Hexagons to Crochet
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    • 75 Colorful Hexagons to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Leonie Morgan
      St. Martin's Press

    • In this new book from Leonie Morgan you'll discover a delightful collection of hexagons to crochet in bright and inspiring colorways. With 75 original designs to choose from, a further 50 vibrant...

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  • Simple Color Knitting
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    • Simple Color Knitting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Erika Knight
      St. Martin's Press

    • Erika Knight makes color simple and contemporary

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  • Geek Knits
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    • Geek Knits

    • Knit & Crochet
      Joan of Dark aka Toni Carr
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • A perfect gift for sci-fi and fantasy fans and cosplayers, Geek Knits presents thirty inspiring projects to celebrate your favorite genre art.

      Are you ready to embrace...

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  • 75 Lace Crochet Motifs
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    • 75 Lace Crochet Motifs

    • Knit & Crochet
      Caitlin Sainio
      St. Martin's Press

    • Lacey thread crochet motifs are both beautiful to look at and enjoyable to make, and can be used in many ways, whether as stand-alone decor items, as embellishments, or joined to produce larger lace...

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  • 100 Colorful Ripple Stitches to Crochet
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    • 100 Colorful Ripple Stitches to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Leonie Morgan
      St. Martin's Press

    • 100 Colorful Ripple Stitches to Crochet by Leonie Morgan is a wonderfully illustrated and easy-to-use guide to making and using ripple stitches in delightful and inspiring colorways, perfect...

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  • Embellished Crochet
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    • Embellished Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Cari Clement
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • Two of the hottest fashion trends in recent years---both embellishing and crocheting have emerged as sophisticated fashion influences. Embellished Crochet provides clear, illustrated instructions...

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  • 75 Exquisite Trims in Thread Crochet
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    • 75 Exquisite Trims in Thread Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Caitlin Sainio
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • Author of the bestselling 100 Snowflakes to Crochet, Caitlin Sainio, is back with seventy-five gorgeous edging and trims

      From airy geometric patterns, delicate eyelets and fringes,...

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  • The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting
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    • The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Elizabeth Lovick
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • The ethereal beauty and intricacy of Shetland lace knitting might seem beyond the powers of the everyday knitter, but this inspiring gift book demonstrates that the skills needed are within...

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  • Crochet-opedia
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    • Crochet-opedia

    • Knit & Crochet
      Julie Oparka
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • Encompassing the full range of key crocheting techniques, this guide is designed to help the reader learn and master each skill before moving on.

      With step-by-step instructions, color photographs,...

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  • 100 Lace Flowers to Crochet
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    • 100 Lace Flowers to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Caitlin Sainio
      St. Martin's Press

    • Re-create the beauty of a summer garden with this gorgeous selection of flowers, leaves and plants to crochet. From lacy blossoms to delicate ferns, you'll find patterns to suit any color, style...

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  • The Very Easy Guide to Fair Isle Knitting
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    • The Very Easy Guide to Fair Isle Knitting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Lynne Watterson
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • A perfect gift for beginning knitters to sew up some amazing crafting skills.

      Fair Isle knitting may look complicated, but knitting expert Lynne Watterson lays out the basics...

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  • Knitting with Icelandic Wool
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    • Knitting with Icelandic Wool

    • Knit & Crochet
      Vedis Jonsdottir
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • A perfect gift book for crafty clothiers, Vedis Jonsdottir's Knitting with Icelandic Wool is an exceptional resource for all knitters looking for new designs or traditional styles...

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  • 100 Snowflakes to Crochet
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    • 100 Snowflakes to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Caitlin Sainio
      St. Martin's Press

    • Create a gorgeous collection of crocheted snowflakes.

      Bring the lacey beauty of a snowfall into your home with 100 Snowflakes to Crochet. Crafters of all levels can easily crochet up...

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  • Bead Crochet Jewelry
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    • Bead Crochet Jewelry

    • Knit & Crochet
      Bert Rachel Freed and Dana Elizabeth Freed
      St. Martin's Press

    • Beading experts, teachers, and jewelry designers Bert and Dana Freed share their expertise in this delightful collection of jewelry patterns and projects. Using a wide range of stunning beads in...

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  • Simple Crocheting
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    • Simple Crocheting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Erika Knight
      St. Martin's Press

    • Simple Crocheting is the perfect book for the beginner. Under Erika Knight's guidance even those who have never picked up a crochet hook before will soon be making gorgeous projects and all...

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  • The Very Easy Guide to Lace Knitting
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    • The Very Easy Guide to Lace Knitting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Lynne Watterson
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • This easy-to-follow lace knitting guide transforms the complete beginner into an accomplished expert is a perfect gift book for anyone interested in the art of crafting.

      With...

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  • Simple Knitting
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    • Simple Knitting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Erika Knight
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • Simple Knitting is a unique workshop-based, how-to-knit gift book that will teach you the key techniques while creating an enviable collection of knitted items.

      Each...

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  • Crocheting in Plain English
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    • Crocheting in Plain English

    • Knit & Crochet
      Maggie Righetti
      St. Martin's Press

    • The definitive classic on crocheting for years, the first edition of Crocheting in Plain English equipped readers with easy-to-follow, friendly advice on creating their dream crochets. A lifelong...

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  • Knitting in Plain English
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    • Knitting in Plain English

    • Knit & Crochet
      Maggie Righetti
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • The first edition of this indispensable classic gave knitters easy-to-follow (and fun-to-read) advice on producing the knits of their dreams. Drawing on decades of experience as a knitting instructor...

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