Crocheters will satisfy their hunger for cool things to
create by feasting their eyes on Brett Bara's Clever Crocheted Accessories. Brett, the former editor of Crochet Today, collects twenty-five
unique small crochet patterns that make perfect gifts-though you may be tempted
to keep them all for yourself!
The idea curator, Brett shares a first-rate lineup of
projects that appeal to beginners and experts alike, from the porkpie crochet
hat and a tap to drapey shawls to cozy men's socks, and bags. Crochet
techniques covered in the book include Tunisian crochet, broomstick lace, and
Created by an all-star roster of designers such as Robyn
Chachula, Doris Chan, Drew Emborsky, Linda Permann, and Vickie Howell, each
project possesses that "wow" factor crocheters long for.
Designer: Antonio Limuaco, The Yarn Monkey
Finished Size: Men's Small
21½"-21¾" (54.5- 55 cm), Medium 22"-22½" (56-57 cm),
23"-23¾" (58.5-60.5 cm).
Yarn: DK weight (#3 Light).Shown here: Rowan
Wool Cotton (50% merino/50% cotton; 123 yd [113 m]/50 g): #965 Mocha, 3 balls.
Hook Size: E (3.5 mm) or size needed to
obtain gauge. Size G (4.0 mm) and Size C (2.75 mm).
Notions: Two coat buttons 5⁄8" (15
mm) diameter with holes large enough to sew with a small yarn needle; split
ring or locking stitch marker; tapestry needle.
Gauge: 25 sts and 20 rnds = 4" (10
cm) in linked stitch pattern using size E (3.5 mm) hook.