300 Classic Blocks for Crochet Projects
Did you know there are more than 300 crochet blocks to choose from when designing crochet patterns? Yep, that's right, there are literally hundreds and you can find 300 of them inside this amazing book. 300 Classic Blocks for Crochet Projects by Linda P. Schapper features 300 exquisite crochet blocks that you can incorporate into a crocheted tablecloth, crochet afghan, or anything you want!
This 250-page pattern book is a wonderful resource for crocheters of all skill levels. Whether you are just learning how to crochet, or you want to expand your crochet skills, the lessons and techniques you will find here will certainly help expand your skills.
The beginning of the book includes an overview of the most basic stitches in crochet and how to do them. You'll also find general instructions on how to join blocks, as well as a list of the international crochet symbols.
Once you've mastered the simple crochet stitches, it's time to expand your skills! There are 19 different chapters of patterns, each one including a handful of different block patterns to choose from using various stitches. For example, the Cluster chapter (pg 60) features 15 different crochet block patterns that are made using the cluster stitch, and the Picots chapter (pg. 130) includes 27 different designs to make with the Picot stitch. Other featured stitches include single crochet, double crochet, bobble, puff stitch, shells, and more. There are even chapters featuring circle designs, hexagons, floral patterns, sculptured blocks, small blocks, and even sampler blocks.