I will be sure to put your name in a drawing. You put a smile on my face! Look for my scarf she titled Heidi, named after super model, Heidi Klum. Some of the designs are lacy and feminine, such as the Au Naturel Cropped Top with a delicate edging, the Parisian Gardens Circular Shawl see above , the Juliette Scarf, the Ooh La La Flared Dress, the La Fleur Doily Bag and of course my favorite, the Haute Couture Peplum Top, which has no increases or decreases in the upper body part. I would be honored for you to check out my new book, and hope you find something you just have to make! Just want you to know there is a slight error on the sleeve part, but you can see the correction on my blog and in my Positively Crochet Ravelry group! Those two hints or techniques are the coolest and most usable part of the book. This book resolves both those issues for me. Mary Jane really kept in mind the crocheters that had, up until picking up her book, made afghans, scarves and hotpads.
Then there are other projects a little less frilly such as the Tunique Unique Pullover, the Cafe Au Lait T-shirt, Magnifique Modular Tunic, Tres Chic Neck Warmer and Boutique Bolero. Mary Jane is passionate about crochet and loves designing trendy wearables. It seems very simple and yet clever. I am totally intrigued by the graduated stitches. Different stitch heights do all the shaping for you, without the hassle and confusion of figuring out increases and decreases. I thank Marly for having me on the show too, Michelle! Mary Jane Hall has been crocheting for thirty-eight years and has taught more than sixty people how to crochet. When I did a survey asking people what their definition of lace was, one adult person said it was fabric with holes in it! I absolutely love this book.
She has been married for thirty-eight years, and she and her husband, Terry, have three grown children who are all married and have families of their own. Some of you may know me from my previous books, and. . This book has really got me thinking about crochet lace. This book is intended for experienced crocheters.
By using Mary Jane Hall's Graduated Stitch Method, along with the correct size hook and yarn, anyone can make flattering, form-fitted items! Maybe I'll make a skirt or a sweater with that technique one day. This was a fantastic discussion today. I really love the 'striped, sleeveless turtleneck sweater' which is a colorful high necked tank top in cool cotton and is simple enough for a total beginner crocheter. She designs full time and has had many of her original designs published in various books and magazines. You can see Colorful Crochet Lace have been or will be posted in these blogs, check them out! Plus she is active in social media, so you can find her in and as well as many other places. It is really nice to hear feedback from people on the book and it makes me happy you enjoyed seeing the designs here! Pick up this book to learn a new way of designing crochet clothing to fit. Pick up this book to learn a new way of designing crochet clothing to fit.
She designs full time and has had many of her original designs published in various books and magazines. I think they did a fantastic job and I am thrilled with the photos and the fact they loved my ideas! First of all I want to thank Vickie for giving me this fabulous opportunity as her guest blogger making it possible to share my newest book, with all her friends in the crochet world! Please keep up the good work!!! I turn to crochet and knitting when Im really struggling with something in my life. I am working on a pattern from Colourful Crochet Lace called Tunique Unique. More to the point, I would love gifting each of the designs to friends and family and, naturally, myself. Ive actually gotten into the idea of crocheting for myself!!! Good luck with the plum top! I love seeing your projects so please post them on , and you may get a request for your project to to be featured on the pattern page! It's a mus I absolutely love this book. In about two months she sold about 150 copies! Another reason is that I've been hard pressed to find patterns for items I felt would look good on my shape. With fits like this, you'll never think about crochet in the same way again! Even though I have always loved lacy Victorian things, fans and shell stitches, I wanted to create some garments that would appeal to a variety of people.
By using Mary Jane Hall's Graduated Stitch Method, along with the correct size hook and yarn, anyone can make flattering, form-fitted items! It is also well-written with beautiful photographs including the cover and helpful diagrams. Can't wait to get started. Different stitch heights do all the shaping for you, without the hassle and confusion of figuring out increases and decreases. She incorporated a Graduated Stitch Method where adjust the height of the stitch helps the fabric of the garment fit the body better. Mary Jane is passionate about crochet and loves designing trendy wearables. There is no reason why there should be only written instructions; a map is easy to make, and once you have a map of the pattern, it doesn't matter what language the book you have is written in.
By using Mary Jane Hall's Graduated Stitch Method, along with the correct size hook and yarn, anyone can make flattering, form-fitted items! I've been crocheting off and on for over 30 years but I've never made one crocheted garment for myself. They enjoy their grandchildren, who are a huge part of their lives. A book of uniquely fitted items that don't have any increases or decreases. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account. At that time, Mary Jane had just written , every one has come so far since then.
That is so funny and cute Kay! Different stitch heights do all the shaping for you, without the hassle and confusion of figuring out increases and decreases. Different stitch heights do all the shaping for you, without the hassle and confusion of figuring out increases and decreases. Crochet That Fits Mary Jane Hall can be very useful guide, and crochet that fits mary jane hall play an important role in your products. Happy you like the book! If it's as wonderful as this one, I'll buy that one too. This was about January 2005, and became and. But after finally realizing the only thing that would help me heal was to put my focus back onto something I really loved and could get excited about, which was my designing career.