Designer and author Kristin Omdahl appears as a guest on Knitting Daily TV episode 201, demonstrating how to make the Stella Wrap, a crocheted lace wrap made-in-the-round, from her book, Wrapped in Crochet (Interweave, 2008). The Stella Wrap pattern--as seen on the cover of her book--is available for free download exclusively on the KnittingDailyTV.com website (click here to download the pattern). This segment was taped on location at the TNNA show.
ABOUT THE BOOK
Kristin Omdahl takes a fresh approach to crochet technique and construction in her new book Wrapped in Crochet (Interweave 2008). Featuring stitch patterns exclusive to Kristin and this book, Kristin shares 18 stunning patterns for crocheted scarves, wraps, and shawls.
Wrapped in Crochet includes:
--Techniques for every skill level of crochet
--Projects to fit every budget and time commitment
--Charts for every stitch pattern and motif featured in the book
--And, each pattern has diagrams for all constructions.
With Wrapped in Crochet, you'll create stunning crocheted scarves, wraps, and shawls using clever stitch motifs, innovative and traditional shaping, and a variety of crochet techniques and embellishment ideas. These one-of-a-kind pieces invite you to take your crochet to the next level. Project details include unusual edgings and motifs, color work, lace, ruffles, and tiers, and more.
Because sizing is usually not an issue with a scarf or a wrap, the projects featured here make the perfect gift. With designs full of variety from skill level to the time spent crocheting, there is sure to be something to get your hooks flying! Let these unique designs for scarves, shawls (circular, square, rectangle, and oval), capes, and card-wraps inspire you. Pick up your crochet hooks and wrap yourself in crochet today.