GMC Books

Granny Squares & Shapes

Granny Squares and Shapes
  • Publishing: Autumn 15
  • Pub month: August
  • ISBN-13: 9781861087522
  • Author: Susan Pinner
  • Price: £14.99
  • Binding: PB with flaps
  • No. of pages: 144
  • Photos: Includes 135 photographs
  • Dimensions: 235 x 210 mm
  • Colour : Full colour throughout

Granny Squares & Shapes

Brighten up your home and your wardrobe with this fabulously colourful, creative craft. Simple granny squares and shapes are quick to make and offer a wealth of design potential. These small, crocheted designs can be made in a huge variety of patterns and colourways that become the building blocks for an array of projects.  Beginners to crochet need not worry – granny squares are quick, easy and amazingly versatile. A ‘Getting Started’ section gives you all the basic know-how you’ll need. The tools and equipment needed are listed and detailed information given on choosing yarn. All the crochet stitches and techniques are presented in a clear and easy-to-follow style.  The projects, which range from funky footwear to classic covers, have an appealing retro vibe. Projects are easy enough for beginners but intermediate and advanced crocheters will also be inspired by these strikingly original designs. Whether you’re making a jaunty beret or a colourful mat, these cheerful creations are sure to bring a smile to your face. The modules for the projects are small and portable, so you can take them anywhere with you, but be warned – making them is highly addictive!

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