Freedom of creativity and plenty of choices. You'll enjoy both while using the compendium of shell stitches found in the Crochet Shell Patterns book to fashion your own crochet designs. Choose from 280 pattern stitches by Darla Sims to make blankets, placemats, bedspreads, rugs. Whatever you can imagine is sure to take form using one of the shell stitch variations. From easy to intricate, you'll find dozens of pattern stitches to suit your skill level. The photo models were created using worsted weight yarn and a size H crochet hook, but you can use any yarn or hook you wish. There is no holding back once you master these beautiful variations to the basic shell stitch. Who knew there were so many intricate and creative options available for one classic stitch.
Crochet Shell Patterns is sure to open up creativity and help you explore your own design options. All it takes is a book full of several hundred options to get the creative juices flowing. Don't stop at just making the projects included in then pattern book. Use the ideas and stitches and incorporate them into other patterns you have, or break out on your own and start creating something new. Your options are wide open when it comes to shell designs. This book has enough design patterns for you to create samples blocks of your favorite shells and sew them together into a sampler crochet afghan. The options are endless with the Crochet Shell Patterns book, and will keep your hands busy with project galore.