Colorful Crochet Afghans and Pillows

19 Projects to Brighten Your Home

Book Description

Brighten up your home with bold, colorful patterns for 12 afghans and 7 pillows in a variety of styles.

  • Many designs pay homage to classic quilt patterns such as Trip Around the World, Log Cabin, and Nine-Patch quilts, reinterpreting them with a unique crochet twist
  • Includes modern updates of old patterns such as granny squares and the classic wavy stripes afghan that use creative color choice to make these classic styles new and exciting
  • Get creative by incorporating fabric and simple sewing or adding flower embellishments to a simple design
  • Skills refresher section gives step-by-step illustrations and directions for the basic crochet stitches as well as essential skills for assembling afghans and pillow covers

  • About the Author

    Kristel Salgarollo is the author of several craft books, including Colorful Crochet Afghans and Pillows (978-0-8117-1463-1). She owns a quilt and fabric store in Belgium and has been teaching quilting and other fiber arts for more than twenty years.

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