This is the ideal guide for the absolute beginner. If you have little or no experience of crocheting, this book will introduce you to the basics and guide you through the initial stages of the craft. Each new technique is clearly explained and illustrated, then followed by a stylish project to make, so you can put your newly acquired knowledge into practice. Beginners will progressively learn all the basic skill from how to make the different stitches and follow patterns, to how to shape and embellish your work and finish it off neatly. With clear step-by-step illustrations and beautiful colour photographs of the ten finished projects, this book is both practical and inspirational - the perfect guide for anyone who wants to start learning to crochet!