Crocheted Bees, Bugs & Butterflies
From bestselling crochet author Vanessa Mooncie . 10 intricate crochet projects including beetles, moths, butterflies and other insects 50 colour photographs, 50 colour illustrations, 300 charts Full colour photographs, illustrations & charts.
Crocheted Bees Bugs and Butterflies is a stunning collection of 10 exquisite crochet projects including moths, beetles, butterflies and other insects. Each project includes clear step-by-step instructions and stunning photography.
The book includes an extensive and beautifully illustrated techniques section explaining everything you need to know to embark on these wonderful projects. Once completed the projects can either be worn as an accessory, such as a brooch or hair decoration, or they can be mounted in a frame or bell jar for display. Made using various yarns, metallic and nylon threads, these projects incorporate beads and sequins to give astounding results. The legs are wired and the designs use a variety of crochet stitches and embroidered details.
Vanessa Mooncie spent many happy hours as a child sitting with her mother and grandmother learning to knit and crochet. She went on to study fashion and textile design and became a children’s wear designer, illustrator and interior designer. Vanessa has written many successful books for GMC Publications, including Animal Hats, Crocheted Wild Animals, Sew Adorable, And Sew to Bed and Crocheted Sea Creatures. She is also a regular contributor to other craft books and magazines. Stunning photography and step-by-step instructions . Suitable for those with intermediate crochet skills .
Number of pages: 144
Dimensions: 254 x 203 mm