WorldCat Identities

Weiss, Rita

Overview
Works: 223 works in 381 publications in 1 language and 13,535 library holdings
Genres: Patterns  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works by Rita Weiss
24-hour crochet projects by Rita Weiss( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What would you like to have crocheted by tomorrow--a cardigan with a matching halter top? A cozy afghan? Perhaps a warm hat to ward off the wind? Then get out the needles and follow these patterns, because every one of them takes just a day to do. Even though a crocheter with average skill can handle them all, those with more experience will find plenty of details to intrigue them in these fashionable designs. The sexy, low-cut Glitter Glamour Top and Shawl make a lovely combination, and photos present a variety of stylish ways to wrap the shawl. Or crochet a cheery multicolored scarf, sweaters, purses, outfits for babies and children, and lots more. Includes a conversion chart for crocheters outside the U.S
24-hour knitting projects by Rita Weiss( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take out the knitting needles today. Wear a new shirt, shawl, or sweater tomorrow. These fashion-conscious projects will appeal to beginners eager to see results, and looking for something quick and stylish to create. The instructions make it easy to work each garment and accessory, and they give uncertain knitters confidence. But even those with more advanced skill will find they simply can't resist whipping up every fantastic item, such as a cute little crop top with fringe around the neckline and a tie around the bottom. Other irresistible options include a silver blouse and stole, vests, purses, hats (one in red for the Red Hat Ladies), and an afghan. Knitters from outside the U.S. will also appreciate the handy conversion table
Crochet master class : lessons and projects from today's top crocheters by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crochet Master Class presents 18 crochet techniques taught by some of the world's best crochet designers and instructors. Each chapter focuses on a different technique, inviting you to dip in, experiment, and then apply your newfound skills to create a custom piece designed by these crochet luminaries. --from publisher description
The 7-day afghan book by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains instructions for 50 afghans that are quick, simple and easy to make, whether you knit or crochet
Weekend afghans by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains photos, patterns, and instructions for knitting and crocheting a variety of afghans
100 afghans to knit & crochet by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents knitted and crocheted afghans with patterns that are quickly worked up in a weekend
Memorabilia quilts : fabulous projects with keepsakes & collectibles by Linda Causee( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Projects: Ports of call, our family photo album, fifty years of memories, postcards from ..., my father's ties, my trophy case, high school memories, wedding of the stars, crazy for baseball, my pin collection, grandma's hankies, love letters, Sunbonnet Sue is wearing my clothes, musical memories, my puppy's pictures, tickets please, t-shirt memories
24-hour quilts by Rita Weiss( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wouldnt it be nice to have a comfy, cozy quilt in no time at all? With these time-saving techniques, even a quilter with very limited experience can enjoy fast, gorgeous results. Theres something here for all seasons and all reasons. Imagine one with yellow stars that seem to float in and out among ribbons of green and burgundy. Its made entirely with squares and half-square triangles that are easy to cut and piece, making it especially simple to create. Or, try a heavenly quilt fashioned from angel novelty prints surrounded by coordinating fabric; its so pretty it will enhance any room. Theres more, too, including a Christmas quilt, a patriotic quilt, and a quilt for music lovers, all with easy-to-follow diagrams and instructions
Heirloom afghans to knit & crochet by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Crafters who wish to showcase their skills, pamper themselves or someone special, or mark an occasion with a one-of-a-kind remembrance, will love knitting or crocheting the luxurious afghans in this new book. All are heirloom-quality afghans--displayed in breathtaking color photos--featuring deluxe yarns such as silk blends, mohair, or cashmere. And it's an anything-but-ordinary collection that includes new takes on classic afghans, afghans with hundreds of bullion stitches, and those that look like the finest lace. You'll be proud to give any one as a gift for a wedding, christening, anniversary, dedication ceremony or whenever you want to show love or appreciation with a gift well worth the time and cost--one that will be cherished for a lifetime!" - publisher
100 knitting projects by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Created by two of the best and most respected authors in needlework, it includes exquisite garments for everyone in the family--men, women, and children. And both beginners and more experienced knitters will love the diverse selection, easy-to-follow instructions, and beautiful color photos. The projects feature all the most desired designs: in addition to the ever-popular and always stylish sweater, hat, and jacket, there are ponchos, afghans, doilies, lace edgings, and plenty of adorable baby things
History of the rise and progress of the arts of design in the United States by William Dunlap( Book )

12 editions published between 1969 and 1989 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100 crochet projects by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Created by two of the best-known and most admired figures in crocheting, this alluring collection features todays newest and most popular yarns, along with patterns that range from classic to cutting edge
Blue ribbon quilts by Linda Causee( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choose from classic as well as contemporary quilts: three use curve piecing while others feature traditional and fusible applique. An Oriental-themed design includes a variety of Japanese prints with blocks of machine-embroidered motifs. A wonderful rainbow Double Wedding Ring has foundation-pieced arcs. And because no quilt book would be complete without a Log Cabin quilt, there's one here, too. Biographies of each of the quilters are included, along with the personal story behind each quilt's creation
Granny crochet favorites by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents diagrams to take you through every step of crocheting a granny square and patterns for afghans, baby clothes, sweaters, and accessories for the home
Crochet lace by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every crocheter admires the delicacy and elegance of vintage lace. The originals were stitched with finer thread than we use today, making that heirloom-quality crochet lace an elusive dream. This guide showcases a collection of antique tablecloths and bedspreads--each a magnificent example of the crocheter's art--and revises the old techniques to suit today's threads. Complete patterns are included for each project, along with instructions and full-page photos that make intricate designs easy to follow. Special attention is paid to working with traditional steel hooks and choosing the perfect crochet threads, and plenty of advice is offered for working in filet. These projects take time, but the results will become tomorrow's heirlooms.--From publisher description
100 hats to knit & crochet by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

7-day afghans by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates basic knitting and crocheting techniques, and provides instructions for making granny squares, traditional patterns, and ripple afghans
Knitting for your home by Rita Weiss( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of needlecrafts : home sewing, knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, quilting, plastic canvas by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100 purses to knit & crochet by Jean Leinhauser( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Purses, totes, backpacks, duffles, carry-alls -- every bag imaginable can be found in this collection of 100 great knit and crochet projects
 
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24-hour knitting projectsCrochet master class : lessons and projects from today's top crochetersThe 7-day afghan book100 afghans to knit & crochetMemorabilia quilts : fabulous projects with keepsakes & collectibles24-hour quiltsHeirloom afghans to knit & crochet100 knitting projects