lalylala's Beetles, Bugs and Butterflies
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lalylala's Beetles, Bugs and Butterflies : A Crochet Story of Tiny Creatures and Big Dreams

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Description

Hello bug lovers and crochet adventurers! Grab your research equipment (magnifying glass, flask of tea, crochet hook, scissors and yarn) and follow us into a world full of magic and science, a microcosm of tiny creatures and big dreams! In this book you will find not only a charming selection of crochet patterns to create scrabbling beetles, beautiful bugs and fluttering butterfly crochet amigurumi, but also a wonderful story to read out loud and ponder on: a tale about growing up; accepting change and the power of dreams.

Watch tiny creatures hatching from their eggs, look on as they munch through a green world, and be astonished at their marvelous transformations when they finally slip out of their cocoons. The wings and hats are interchangeable so you can use the patterns in this book to create new outfits for your little insect friends. Give your caterpillar a new set of wings for every day of the week, or cover your beetle in the most colourful wing suits. Be inspired by nature to make creatures of your own creation. It's a great little world full of possibilities. We wish you lots of fun on your journey of discovery and learning!
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Product details

  • Hardback | 128 pages
  • 210 x 235 x 15.24mm | 589.67g
  • Sewandso
  • Ohio, United States
  • English
  • 200 Illustrations, unspecified
  • 1446306666
  • 9781446306666
  • 3,678

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Table of contents

Welcome to Lalylaland
A Story of Tiny Creatures and Big Dreams

Techniques
Tools & Materials
General Advice
Terminology
Reading Patterns
Stitches
Tutorials

Patterns
Eggs
Basic Shapes
Caterpillars
Cocoon
Brimstone Butterfly
Peacock Butterfly
Ulysses Butterfly
Golden Daydream Moth
Ladybird
Stag Beetle
Fly
Snail
Aphid
Venus Flytrap
Leaf

About the Author
Acknowledgments
Suppliers
Index
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About Lydia Tresselt

Lydia Tresselt is a passionate textile designer and illustrator, living in Leipzig, Germany. She is the talented crochet designer behind the popular Lalylala brand. Her crochet patterns are sold on Etsy, she writes weekly blog posts and also has a huge following on Facebook, Instagram and Ravelry.
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Rating details

42 ratings
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4 33% (14)
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