About the Author
HAAFNER LINSSEN is a blogger, Instagrammer, and crochet designer with a knack for beautiful color plans. Haafner has developed a recognizable and personal style: classic pieces with a crisp, up to date twist. Her book Mandalas to Crochet is an international success.
Create beautiful striped blankets in timeless color combinationsHaafner Linssen, writer of Crochet Mandalas, reinvents the classic stripe pattern with her choice of vibrant blankets and afghans. Striped patterns are relaxing to create, work up quickly, and―best of all―don’t have too many ends to weave in. With clean, simple designs and subtle color combinations, these beautiful patterns will inspire you to create a up to date heirloom. Striped Crochet Blankets includes twenty projects, all of them made the use of basic crochet techniques and stitches, making the book perfect for beginner crocheters or more experienced crafters in search of a relaxing project. Every afghan includes a written pattern, chart, and advice on selecting colors to guide readers through each and every step of the process. Along with the patterns, the book also includes thorough explanations of basic crochet techniques, so even a complete crochet beginner can expectantly tackle their first afghan. Nothing can compare to the comfort and warmth of handmade blanket, so seize your yarn and make something beautiful!