Knitters who don’t know how to crochet often see crochet patterns and wish there was a way to convert them. The same is true for crocheters who don’t know how to knit. Those who know how to do both like to choose one over the other for the inherent “look” that each offers. This book gives them the option, as instructions for each project are given in both knit and crochet.
designs for yarn companies and book and magazine publishers including
Crochet, Interweave Press, Quick and Easy Crochet, Crochet Fantasy, and
And as the book states, you get it both ways!
Here is the knit version:
Click on the image to enlarge for the pattern.
Well you know me I had to give this a try, with just a bit of a difference, I used two different colored yarns and threw a pom pom in the center! I do a lot of crochet flowers but it was my first time knitting one, it was very cool!
So if you knit and crochet how do you decide which one you are going to use for a project you are designing?
I knit for square stuff and crochet for round or 3-d projects.
But that's just me, I am very curious to know what other fiber lovers do!