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Interweave Crochet Summer 2017

Check out Interweave Crochet and take your crocheting to the next level! This is your single best source for crochet news, ideas, articles, and best of all — patterns! Enjoy the best crochet projects in addition to expert guidance with techniques and step-by-step instruction. Whether you have a wealth of experience or are just starting your crocheting journey, Interweave Crochet magazine is a must read.

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Summer is about adventuring.The leaves are green, the days are long, the weather is warm, and it’s the perfect time to discover new places and try new things.Interweave Crochet’s Summer 2017 issue captures that spirit of adventure. Travel to the ocean with seven light and airy projects that let in the ocean breeze. Our Summer by the Seaside story features tops, wraps, a glamorous dolman cardigan, and a beret that’s perfect for taming those tresses after a windy walk by the surf.Continue the adventure in your own backyard and throw a crochet garden party! Make twelve exciting projects perfect for garden gatherings. For a fancy gettogether, try the Garden Party Table Topper (p. 15) made with ornate filet crochet; it’s an open and airy technique fit for summer projects. If…

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summer on the go!

1 EUCALAN GETAWAY GANGKeep delicates clean while you’re away from home with Eucalan’s travel-savvy clothing-care kit. It includes four towelettes, eight no-rinse washes in four fragrances, twenty lint-remover sheets, a nail file, and an emergency sewing kit. It’s so convenient, you might want to keep one in your laundry room, too.Retail price: $20.00 www.eucalan.com2 TULIP ETIMO ROSE LACE CROCHET HOOK SETWorking with thread is easier and more comfortable with these rounded-head cushion-grip lace crochet hooks by Tulip Company. This set includes ten rose-colored hooks in sizes 0.90, 1.00, 1.25, 1.50, 1.75, 2.00, 2.20, 2.50, 3.00, and 3.50 mm. They are stored in a convenient zipper case, along with scissors and yarn needles.Retail price: $105.31 www.en.tulip-japan.co.jp/knitting_needle3 GLEENER ULTIMATE FUZZ REMOVER FABRIC SHAVERRestore your favorite garments with Gleener’s ultimate fuzz remover. One…

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we ♡ cotton yarn for summer!

YARN SHOWCASE1 Lizbeth Size 10 Thread (Distributed by Handy Hands)Lizbeth® thread is a premium thread for all needle arts. It is a high-quality 6-cord cordonnet, 100% Egyptian cotton, and double mercerized for outstanding body. Choose from multi and matching solids in over 200 colors. (100% Egyptian cotton; 122 yd [112 m]/ 7⁄8 oz [25 g]): #686 seagreen lt. www.hhtatting.com2 Lizbeth Size 3 Thread (Distributed by Handy Hands)Lizbeth® thread is a premium thread for all needle arts. It is a high-quality 6-cord cordonnet, 100% Egyptian cotton, and double mercerized for outstanding body. Choose from multi and matching solids in 100 colors. (100% Egyptian cotton; 120 yd [110 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #661 country turquoise med. www.hhtatting.com3 DMC Natura Just CottonSoft, touchable DMC Natura Just Cotton is 100% combed cotton with a…

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reading nook

Get a sneak peek on page 74!Step Into CrochetRohn Strong, InterweaveDiscover the secret to perfect-fitting crocheted socks. In addition to eighteen beautiful patterns, this book contains Rohn Strong’s expert tips on breaking down the anatomy of the foot, measuring your feet for perfect fit, understanding ease, the best ways to adjust patterns, and the perfect yarn to use for every sock. Socks are great small projects to make in the summer heat and get you ready for the cold weather to come.Paperback, 144 pages, $22.99, ISBN 9781632504784200 Fun Things to CrochetVictoria Lyle, St. Martin’s GriffinVictoria Lyle’s 200 Fun Things to Crochet brings you more small projects than you’ll know what to do with. The flower garden chapter alone provides you with almost seventy small flowers to crochet! Create a multitude…

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Go beyond the magazine: Follow us online at www.bit.ly/Crochet-InterweaveMake a perfect top-down raglan with Lily Chin.www.bit.ly/Top-DownRaglansYarn Spotlight: Learn more about your favorite yarns.www.bit.ly/InterweaveYarnSpotlightGet styling tips for your finished projects! Read about five necklines that show off the Municipal Necklace.www.bit.ly/MunicipalNecklaceTake our crochet class! Try these tips for a perfect crochet circle.www.bit.ly/PerfectCrochetCircleFind ways to use your yarn leftovers.www.bit.ly/YarnLeftoversDiscover sweater tricks for crochet motifs with Robyn Chachula.www.bit.ly/HiddenCrochetMotifVisit www.Interweave.com for more!Find the post you’re looking for with our search bar.Try our project of the week!www.bit.ly/MonarchShawlWeigh in on twelve names for your yarn balls with Lisa’s List.www.bit.ly/YarnBalls ■…

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beach house art

Lion Brand Yarns 24/7 CottonGetting StartedFINISHED SIZE 4" square.YARN Lion Brand Yarns 24/7 Cotton (100% mercerized cotton; 186 yd [170 m]/3½ oz [100 g]; 4): #761-178 jade (MC), #761-100 white (A), #761-157 lemon (B), #761-133 tangerine (C), 1 ball each.HOOK Sizes F/5 (3.75 mm) and B/1 (2.25 mm). Adjust the hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.NOTIONS Yarn needle; sewing needle and coordinating thread; frame or shadowbox (optional).GAUGE 16 sts and 11 rows in pattern = 4" square with larger hook.See the Glossary on page 76 for terms you don’t know. For our master glossary, visit http://bit.ly/iwc-glossary.NotesPanels are stitched first. Embellishments are stitched next, then sewn to panels.PatternARTPanels (make 3)With larger hook and MC, ch 18.Row 1: (RS) Dc in 4th ch from hook (skipped ch count as first…