WorldCat Identities

Eaton, Jan

Overview
Works: 110 works in 346 publications in 10 languages and 9,913 library holdings
Genres: Patterns  Dictionaries  Pictorial works  Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jan Eaton
The complete stitch encyclopedia by Jan Eaton( Book )

24 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the embroidery enthusiast with over 700 unique, full-color, step-by-step photographs
200 crochet blocks for blankets, throws, and afghans by Jan Eaton( Book )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides step-by-step instructions to create two hundred crochet block designs
The encyclopedia of sewing techniques by Jan Eaton( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manual for all types of sewing, from making clothes, to curtains, to fine needlework. Each technique is explained and accompanied by illustrations
200 crochet tips, techniques & trade secrets by Jan Eaton( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in Dutch and English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of tips and troubleshooting secrets for crocheters provides full explanations of illustrated, step-by-step spreads that cover a wide range of concerns, from eases and uneven edges to setting up a dye studio and managing yard ends
350+ crochet tips, techniques, and trade secrets by Jan Eaton( Book )

4 editions published in 2017 in English and Dutch and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although there are no patterns in this book, Eaton helps crocheters give a stylish finish to their garments and accessories with this essential compendium of crochet know-how. Tips, techniques, and secrets are explained and illustrated with clear step-by-step photographs and diagrams. From reading patterns and charts, choosing color and yarns, mixing and matching stitch patterns, and adapting designs for the perfect fit, this book will have something for advanced crocheters as well as beginners
Cross stitch and sampler book by Jan Eaton( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Over 450 illustrations ... more than 200 in full color. Over 30 stitches explained
Mary Thomas's dictionary of embroidery stitches by Mary Thomas( Book )

19 editions published between 1989 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crochet basics : all you need to know to get hooked on crochet by Jan Eaton( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crocheting is in! Crochet Basics' 12 imaginative crochet projects show beginners how to practice newly-learned skills and inspire experienced needlecrafters with new ideas and projects. Both beginners and experts will enjoy creating unique items for self, family, and home. Projects include a zigzag scarf, buttoned cushion covers, a child's sweater, a matching purse and bag with shaped flaps, a baby afghan, a lace evening wrap, an adult's winter sweater, Edwardian bordered towels, and four others. The author also offers advice on getting started with yarns, hooks, sewing needles, tape measure, blocking board, and other equipment. Before starting out on a crochet project, beginners will want to read through the instructions in essential skills that include holding hook and yarn, making a slip knot, mastering basic crochet stitches, joining in new yarn, and finishing off a piece. Here is the perfect book to get started on a rewarding hobby and a wonderful way to create beautiful hand-finished items. More than 250 instructive, full-color illustrations
Around the world in cross stitch by Jan Eaton( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and Dutch and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gift of Ruth Hodges
200 stitch patterns for baby blankets : knitted and crocheted designs, blocks, and trims for crib covers, shawls, and afghans by Jan Eaton( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features 200 stitch patterns, block designs and a selection of pretty trims, each with a detailed photograph and easy to follow instructions
The new encyclopedia of crochet techniques : a comprehensive visual guide to traditional and contemporary techniques by Jan Eaton( Book )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"All the essential tools and techniques for crochet in more than 400 diagrams and photographs, making it an invaluable guide for beginners and experienced crafters. Readers will discover new twists on the basics, and learn how to create complex-looking stitches, openwork and lace, multi-colored patterns, shaped motifs, Afghan squares, and much more. A 16-page gallery in the back of the book features a wide range of crochet items from designers around the world."--Publisher's description
The cross stitch motif bible : over 1000 motifs with easy-to-follow color charts by Jan Eaton( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1,000 versatile cross stitch motifs- Step-by-step instructions for basic techniques and materials
A creative guide to crochet by Jan Eaton( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in Arabic and English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information on the history of crochet lace, discusses the skills, tools and materials, and techniques involved, and includes instructions and charts for ten crochet lace projects, each accompanied by a picture of the finished item
200 ripple stitch patterns : exciting patterns to knit and crochet for afghans, blankets and throws by Jan Eaton( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

200 knitted blocks : traditional and contemporary designs to mix and match by Jan Eaton( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The step by step art of Christmas crafts by Jan Eaton( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone appreciates a touch of individuality at Christmas and the joy of a personal gift that they can treasure. A mixture of traditional and innovative ideas to add fun and flair to your preparations for the festive season
Encyclopedia of crochet techniques : a unique visual directory of crochet techniques plus an inspirational gallery of finished pieces by Jan Eaton( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funky chunky : knitted accessories by Jan Eaton( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers can transform five basic patterns into hip fashion accessories with this mix-and-match approach to crochet
Encyclopedia of crochet techniques : a step by step guide to creating unique fashions and accessories by Jan Eaton( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big book of cross stitch : fabulous projects and creative ideas by Jan Eaton( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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200 crochet tips, techniques & trade secrets
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200 crochet tips, techniques & trade secretsMary Thomas's dictionary of embroidery stitchesCrochet basics : all you need to know to get hooked on crochet200 stitch patterns for baby blankets : knitted and crocheted designs, blocks, and trims for crib covers, shawls, and afghansThe cross stitch motif bible : over 1000 motifs with easy-to-follow color chartsA creative guide to crochet200 ripple stitch patterns : exciting patterns to knit and crochet for afghans, blankets and throws200 knitted blocks : traditional and contemporary designs to mix and match
Alternative Names
Eaton, Jan M.

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イートン, ジャン

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