The Crocodile Stitch is all the talk in crochet lately. You can tell why this stitch is called the Crocodile stitch just by looking at the designs. It is actually much easier than it looks! An intermediate crocheter or even a dedicated beginner will master this stitch in no time at all. The actual crocodile scale is made using a simple chain stitch and double crochet and is formed by a two-row repeat. The layers of scales lends itself to the 8 fashionable accessories found in this pattern book. You will find step-by-step photo illustrations are included for 8 fashionable projects including a variety of hats, gloves and an exquisite triangle shawl.
|Publication date:||25th November 2011|
|Categories:||Knitting & crochet,|
Lianka Azulay, born in Brazil, picked up her first crochet hook at age 7 and hasn't put it down since. She specialises in the research and use of unique stitch patterns in her designs to bring fashionable and contemporary style to crocheted pieces. Her first collection of patterns, Crocodile Stitch Patterns, was published by Annie's Attic and quickly became the No.1 best-seller in the publishers' catalogue. The huge success of her pattern collection set off a trend and the crocodile stitch became one of the hottest crochet techniques in crochet today. Crochet MagazineMore About Lianka Azulay