The Crochet Dude's Designs for Guys

The Crochet Dude's Designs for Guys

30 Projects Men Will Love

Book - 2008
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The Crochet Dude is the very first book dedicated to crochet projects just for guys, written by celebrity blogger Drew Emborsky. A overview provides information on sizing, style, and fiber options. This attractively photographed collection is packed with ideas.
Publisher: New York : Lark Books, c2008
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781600592300
Characteristics: 128 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: Designs for guys


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Aug 09, 2018

Overall, the designs were overly simple. For the sweaters, a few decreases here and there can make the sweaters a bit less boxy, but overall not terribly impressed with the patterns. I'm a guy that likes to crochet, and I like some of Drew's patterns on Ravelry over this book. Given that, I did like the tie pattern.

Aug 26, 2015

-pictures available on Ravelry
-some of the basic shapes are nice, but finished products look clumsy, unequivocally hand-made, stiff, no drape
-seems to use overly bulky yarn in every project
-is this what men prefer? I would have thought these sweaters would be uncomfortable, scratchy in many cases
-would love to show these patterns to a guy to find out whether they truly are appealing
-useful suggestions re measurements, men's fitting preferences, etc.
-review of basic stitches, glossary, etc.

Mar 04, 2012

I didn't really like anything in this book, and i don't think my boyfriend would wear any of it.

finally_finally May 22, 2011

This is great if you or your guy like boxy, unflattering sweaters! Otherwise, pass on this.

Jun 08, 2010

Good book for crocheting guys stuff.


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