By Melissa Averinos
Uncork attractive DIY projects!
Pop open a bottle of wine! escape your glue gun! DIY Wine Corks bargains 35+ specific crafts of all varietals. that includes easy-to-follow directions and tips about personalizing your layout, this booklet publications you thru each step of your wine cork venture, permitting you to create special items each time. From wall paintings to jewellery to vacation decor, every one of those crafts will placed leftover wine corks to take advantage of by means of reworking the easy throwaway into wonderful creations like:
• Chalkboard menu
• unfashionable sunburst mirror
• classic cork necklace
• Owl zipper pull
• present tags
Complete with attractive full-color pictures, DIY Wine Corks encourages you to forestall and odor the rose with those artistic wine cork crafts!
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Extra resources for DIY Wine Corks: 35+ Cute and Clever Cork Crafts
Abbreviation = 2tr, ch2, 2tr) This is a combination of trebles and chains in the same stitch. Wrap the yarn around the hook before inserting it into the work. Repeat. Repeat. Wrap the yarn around the hook before inserting it into the work. Repeat. Basic techniques Joining new colours When you’re about to change colours, work until there are two loops left on your hook. Leaving a tail, draw the end of the new colour through the two loops on the hook. Then, with your first round, work either into the centre of the ring as if it were a chain space, or into the chain stitches themselves as normal.
Repeat from * to * until the cowl reaches your preferred length. I made my cowl 14 rows (7 ribs), but depending on your natural gauge and the yarn and hook you use, the length this gives you will vary. Making up and finishing Fasten off, leaving a long tail. Abbreviations blhtr: back loop half treble ch: chain htr: half treble crochet st: stitch/es To finish, thread the tail onto a yarn needle and turn the two ends of the cowl so they are facing each other. Twist one end over before joining (to create the Mobius shape) and seam together, using mattress stitch for the neatest join.
6. Yarn over and pull through all three loops to complete the next foundation half treble. Repeat Steps 4–6 to create all further foundation stitches. TECHNIQUES Crochet stitches crochet terms Chain Be aware that crochet terms in the US are different from those in the UK. This can be confusing as the same terms are used to refer to different stitches under each system. The list here gives abbreviations and a translation of UK terms to US terms: (abbreviation = ch) Almost all crochet items start with a length of chain stitches, and they also often appear within stitch patterns.