Are you interested in crocheting squares, hexagons, flowers, circles, hearts or similar motif patterns? If so, you’ll definitely want to explore this page featuring our picks for the best crochet motif pattern books. We’ve worked at least one motif pattern from all of these books, and have reviewed each book to give you more details and insights about it. If a book is included on this page, it’s because we think the book offers you an excellent value for the asking price.
Seamless Crochet is a motif pattern book by Kristin Omdahl. It is both a technique book and a crochet pattern book, giving you a collection of tutorials and patterns on the topic of how to do join-as-you-go crochet motifs. For the cost of the book, you also get a DVD which gives you even more insight into how to do the technique. This book also gives you instructions for completing a variety of different motif patterns using this technique, plus symbol crochet charts, written patterns and a variety of different projects you can make using the motif designs. There’s a whole lot of value packed in this volume; I highly recommend it.
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Crochet Snowflakes Step-By-Step
Would you be interested in crocheting a variety of gorgeous snowflake motifs to use as appliques, Christmas tree ornaments, or embellishments for just about any type of craft project? If so, you’ll want to take a look at Crochet Snowflakes Step-By-Step: A Delightful Flurry of 40 Patterns by Caitlin Sainio, published by Quarto Books / St. Martin’s Griffin. This is a beginner-friendly crochet instruction book featuring 40 different snowflake patterns. The book also includes instructions for stiffening your snowflakes so you can use them as Christmas decorations and ornaments; plus you get additional ideas for appealing projects such as a scarf and headband you can make using the snowflake patterns in the book.
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Granny Squares: Over 25 Creative Ways to Crochet the Classic Pattern
Granny squares are some of the most popular crochet motif patterns ever. Would you enjoy focusing your energies on cranking out bunches of beautiful squares and then using them to create finished projects like blankets, hats, wrist warmers, pillows, tote bags and slippers? If so, this is the book for you.
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If you need a crochet motif pattern in just about any shape except a snowflake, this book probably has shapes you can use. Find bunches of different patterns for circles, wheels, squares, flowers, hexagons, hearts and other sorts of crochet motifs.