Library (#2)

Colorwork crochet library

Collection of modern colorwork patterns

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re you passionate about color and like to combine many colors, creating your own unique design?

We have developed simple crochet colorwork techniques that allow you to create clear color shapes and rich textures of the crochet fabric.

Subscribe to the Colorwork library to learn new crochet techniques and download video tutorials for offline work.

Botanical stitches

Flower & leaf crochet stitch patterns

Botanical stitches create an openwork textured fabric and great for making afghans, handbags and beautiful home decor items.

The stitches work great together creating a cute botanical look.

Suggested yarn We used sport and aran weight yarns for these swatches.
The stitches are versatile and you can use any type and weight yarn.
Techniques Botanical crochet patterns are worked in the plain and short rows.
Instructions Each pattern has tabulated and video instructions.
Required skills Basic crochet stitches: chain, single crochet (US term), double crochet, treble (UK term);
Slip stitch worked across the row.
Languages Patterns use the UK and US crochet terms.

Intarsia slip stitch ribbing

Geometric & animal prints

Slip stitch ribbing intarsia is a colorwork technique used to create various geometric shapes on super stretch fabric.

In the library you will find popular fabric prints: diamonds, triangles, polka dots, hexagons, cross plus, abstract zig-zags, chevron and wave prints, Greek key, houndstooth and leopard prints.

Slip stitch ribbing fabric is great for making accessories, clothes, afghans and beautiful items for your home decor.

Suggested yarn We used sport and DK weight yarns for these swatches.
The stitches are versatile and you can use any type and weight yarn.
Techniques Intarsia slip stitch ribbing crochet patterns are worked in the plain rows. Each area of color is worked from a separate ball, bobbin or length of yarn. When a color is not in use, it is dropped on the back side of the work until it is needed again in the next row.
Instructions The Colorwork library contains step-by-step photo and video tutorials to basic slip stitch ribbing and Intarsia techniques. The tutorials will show you how to crochet the first rows, how to begin, change colors, carry unused yarns so that you learn the intarsia techniques and can apply it to all color diagrams in the library.
Required skills You need to know only two crochet basic stitches: chain stitch to starting foundation; and slip stitch for the bulk of the project.
Languages Patterns use the UK and US crochet terms.

Modular crochet

Mitered square & shell

Modular crochet patterns are great for making accessories, afghans and beautiful items for your home decor.

You can use as many colors of yarn as you wish. There are no limits! This is a great way to use leftover yarn for your new crochet project.

The Colorwork library contains two modular crochet patterns: mitered square and shell. Both patterns create a three-dimensional solid fabric with a rich texture.

Suggested yarn We used sport and DK weight yarns for these swatches.
The stitches are versatile and you can use any type and weight yarn.
Techniques Modular crochet is a technique in which modules are made individually, and the next module is created from the previous one by making a foundation row and crocheting stitches from it. Each mitered module is created by decreasing the number of stitches until only one remains. Our mitered modules are crocheted with slip stich ribbing.
Instructions The Colorwork library contains step-by-step photo and video instructions to mitered square and step-by-step photo instructions to shell pattern.
Required skills You need to know only two crochet basic stitches: chain stitch to starting foundation; and slip stitch for the bulk of the project.
Languages Patterns use the UK and US crochet terms.

Crochet 3D cables

Colorwork cable patterns

These patterns with 3D cables on a half treble (UK term) / half double crochet (US term) background create a solid textured fabric.

The stitches are great for making accessories, afghans, handbags and beautiful home decor items.
Both pattern work great together.

Suggested yarn We used DK weight yarns for these swatches.
The stitches are versatile and you can use any type and weight yarn.
Techniques Crochet cable patterns are worked in the plain and short rows.
Instructions The Colorwork library contains step-by-step photo and video instructions to small cable and step-by-step photo instructions to big cable pattern.
Required skills Basic crochet stitches: chain, single crochet (US term), double crochet, treble (UK term);
Post stitches.
Languages Patterns use the UK and US crochet terms.

Wounaan & Bargello

tapestry crochet

With Wounaan and Bargello tapestry crochet you can create a very solid and dense crochet fabric. The fabric will retain its shape well and will have a rigid frame without the need for any additional i-cords.

The Bargello tapestry crochet is ideal for use in tube projects. With Wounaan tapestry crochet you can make tube and flat projects.

Wounaan and Bargello are an excellent choice for making accessories such as bracelets, bags, cases and wallets, and different designs of hats. They are also perfect for making baskets, flower pots, cup holders and many others beautiful items for your home decor.

Suggested yarn We used sport weight yarns for these swatches.
The stitches are versatile and you can use any type and weight yarn.
Techniques Tapestry crochet is a colorwork technique in which the unworked yarns are carried along the row and encapsulated within the working stitches. There are no floats on the wrong side of the work.
Wounaan and Bargello are advanced tapestry crochet techniques where double crochet (UK term) / single crochet (US term) stitches used along with spike stitches.
Instructions The Colorwork library contains step-by-step photo tutorials to classical, Wounaan and Bargello tapestry crochet, and video tutorial on spike stitch.
Required skills Basic crochet stitches: chain stitch to starting foundation, slip stitch to joining rounds;
double crochet (UK term) / single crochet (US term) and spike stitch for the bulk of the project.
Languages Patterns use the UK and US crochet terms.

Offline viewing and printing

Download color diagrams, video and step-by-step photo tutorials to your device for offline viewing and printing.

Unlimited access

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Once you subscribe, you will receive an email with a link to the colorwork crochet digital library and your login information. Just login to the library and download as many patterns as you want.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Once you subscribe, a link to the colorwork crochet library and your login information will be automatically sent to your email.
We do not have hard copies of crochet diagrams and tutorials. We do not send patterns by post mail. All our stitches are only for electronic delivery over the Internet.

The link will take you to a colorwork crochet digital library login page. Enter your information and login. Once you are in the library, you can download crochet patterns. The crochet library has the preview images of each pattern with a download button for the color diagrams and tutorials. So, you can choose which one to download.

You can download patterns to your personal computer, laptop, smartphone, or iPad.

Diagrams and step-by-step tutorials are presented as PDF files. To view them, you will need a PDF viewer program installed on your device.

Video tutorials are presented as MP4 files. Several free MP4 players include QuickTime and iTunes from Apple, GOM Player, VLC, Windows Media Player, Sony's Media Go and RealPlayer.

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