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1 // Crochet Every Way Stitch Dictionary
Crochet Every Way Stitch Dictionary: 125 Essential Stitches to Crochet in Three Ways by Dora Ohrenstein. This book is a game changer. It’s not your average stitch dictionary. Dora doesn’t just explain how to make different stitches, but also how to adjust those stitches into different shapes. This book isn’t just a favorite, but a must-have essential for any crocheter. You can purchase your own copy here.
2 // Beyond the Square Crochet Motifs
Beyond the Square Crochet Motifs: 144 circles, hexagons, triangles, squares, and other unexpected shapes by Edie Eckman. You can learn more about Edie by visiting her website www.edieeckman.com or you can purchase your own copy here.
3 // Whimsical Stitches
Whimsical Stitches: A Modern Makers Book of Amigurumi Crochet Patterns by Lauren Espy of A Menagerie of Stitches. Lauren’s amigurumi patterns are so fun and creative! Don’t ask me to pick my favorite, because I can’t decide! You can learn more about Lauren by visiting her website www.amenagerieofstitches.com or you can purchase your own copy here.
4 // The Big Book of Crochet Stitches
The Big Book of Crochet Stitches: Fabulous Fans, Pretty Picots, Clever Clusters and a Whole Lot More by Rita Weiss. This was the first crochet book I ever purchased and my only regret was buying the e-book and not a hard copy. You can purchase your own copy here.
5 // Around the Corner Crochet Borders
Around the Corner Crochet Borders: 150 Colorful, Creative Edging Designs with Charts and Instructions for Turning the Corner Perfectly Every Time by Edie Eckman. You can learn more about Edie by visiting her website www.edieeckman.com or you can purchase your own copy here.
6 // Twinkie Chan’s Crocheted Abode a la Mode
Twinkie Chan’s Crocheted Abode a la Mode: 20 Yummy Crochet Projects for Your Home by Twinkie Chan. You can learn more about Twinkie by visiting her website www.twinkiechan.com or you can purchase your own copy here.
7 // The Crochet Stitch Bible
The Crochet Stitch Bible: The Essential Illustrated Reference Over 200 Traditional and Contemporary Stitches by Betty Barnden. You can purchase your own copy here.
8 // Corner to Corner Crochet
Corner to Corner Crochet: 15 Contemporary C2C Projects by Jess Coppom of Make & Do Crew. You can learn more about Jess by visiting her website www.makeanddocrew.com or you can purchase your own copy here.
9 // Every Which Way Crochet Borders
10 // Crochet Stitch Dictionary
Crochet Stitch Dictionary: 200 Essential Stitches with Step-by-Step Photos by Sarah Hazell. You can purchase your own copy here.