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Book Review: Delicate Crochet by Sharon Silverman

Delicate Crochet by Sharon Hernes Silverman: Berrywine Shawl

A designer in her own right, Sharon has assembled a  group to join her in giving us a new book that softens the look of crochet while making us long for Spring! Delicate Crochet includes 23 patterns by 11 designers, many familiar and some new-to-me.

Using yarns no heavier than lightweight #3, this book highlights the sumptuousness of crochet at its best. Well rounded, Sharon has ensured a wide variety of projects in skill levels from Easy through Experienced. Special stitches or techniques used in the patterns are covered, should you wish to expend your skills.

Fingerless Gloves by Amy Solovay

Several of the patterns are done in Tunisian-style crochet; and complete explanations are included if you are new to this interesting technique.

Ziggy Vest by Vashti Braha

Low-Back Lace Top by Kristin Omdahl

Reference material is in abundance at the back of the book along with a Visual index to see all the projects at a glance. You'll want to refer to Delicate Crochet time and again because after completing one or two projects, you'll be "hooked on crochet"!

New Wave Cowl by Rhonda Davis

Published by Stackpole Books in December 2018, Delicate Crochet retails for $29.95


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