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By Margaret Hubert

This step by step process reference introduces and punctiliously explores a number of kinds of crochet that produce lacy textile. With Lacework for Adventurous Crocheters, you'll delve into many intriguing tools, including:

- Broomstick lace

- Hairpin lace

- Bruges lace

- Irish crochet

- Freeform crochet

Each part contains easy-to-follow, illustrated directions, educating all that's essential to grasp the mandatory talents. Charts, diagrams, and graphs also are supplied, and swatch routines in each one part provide the reader an opportunity to attempt the abilities. Sections finish with 3 to 5 small initiatives. grasp this pretty craft with Lacework for Adventurous Crocheters!

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Strings of Florid Blooms 47 Strings of Florid Blooms by Victoria Findlay Wolfe, quilted by Shelly Pagliai, 2014, 90˝ × 90˝ 48 Double Wedding Ring Quilts—Traditions Made Modern FABRIC REQUIREMENTS • White: 61/4 yards for center diamonds and side setting diamonds, melons, squares, and pieced squares. • Ash: 1 ⁄3 yard for small squares • Kona fat quarters: Clover, Willow, Palm, Peapod, Leprechaun, Aloe, Sunflower, Robin Egg, Alegria, Cyan, Ocean, Tulip, Thistle, Pansy, Lavender, Cerise, Poppy, Azalea, Candy Pink, Plum, Peony, Blush Pink, Melon, and Nautical for arcs • Binding: ⁄ 8 yard of Kona 7 Alegria • Backing: • Batting: 81/2 yards 100˝ × 100˝ TIP There are great apps on smart phones for adapting quilt blocks to any size.

THE GOAL }}Develop a new pattern for the Double Wedding Ring. }}Work with my favorite color—orange. ADD LAYERS }}Select a massive number of fabrics (about 150 fabrics were used) and make them live harmoniously together and show my joy! PUSH IT FURTHER }}Use novelty fabrics to help tell the story. }}Can you change the pattern in one more way with fabric placement? }}Can you modify the New York Beauty unit in some, but not all, of the blocks? }}How does the style and pattern change through color placement?

As we were looking at them, he pulled out a quilt that belonged to my late cousin, Darron. As it fell open, I had a very faint memory of her working on this quilt, but I had not seen it in a very, very long time. My breath was taken away! This is a true work of art! See Elda’s Double-Knit Flowers. I added a Made-Fabric inner border, squared it up, included appliqué elements that related to the style of the quilt, and added Double Wedding Rings to make it into a medallion quilt. Lastly, I constructed the pieced Made-Fabric border, incorporating a flower design in the lower right, inspired by my grandmother’s quilt.

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