Book Giveaway: Crochet Garden

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Crochet Garden: Bunches of Flowers, Leaves, and Other Delights

Crochet Garden: Bunches of Flowers, Leaves, and Other Delights

Photo: Courtesy of Lark Crafts

Spring is finally here and to celebrate this warm season we are giving away one copy of Crochet Garden (Lark Crafts, 2012). This book features over 50 garden inspired creations with skill level ranging from beginner to experienced. Great for flower enthusiasts and crocheters, Suzann Thompson creates life-like interpretations of flowers around the world! The detailed step-by-step instructions and vivid images will help you make the perfect embellishment for your garments and home décor. Get in touch with nature with these delightful projects: Iris, Orchid, Dogwood, Pincushion Mum, Tole Tulip, Ladder Leaf, European Rose, Forget Me Not, Rafflesita, and many more!


Leave a comment on this post before the deadline-11:59 P.M., April 10 and you could take home a copy of Crochet Garden. The winner will be chosen at random and announced via email the week of April 15.

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Judiostudio writes: I hope there is a pattern for a dandelion in the book and, of course, my favorite the daffodil!
Posted: 1:55 pm on April 24th
lizmaynz writes: this so exciting my friend Helen just asked me to crochet some flowers for her and she made an awesome necklace with :)So would luv to get a book like this :O)
Posted: 5:42 pm on April 19th
melonkelli writes: ooh, pretty!
Posted: 6:45 pm on April 10th
v12m writes: Pick me, pick me, pick me! :)
Posted: 12:48 am on April 10th
mycrochetgarden writes: How generous! This would be such a nice gift to win.
Posted: 9:50 pm on April 9th
auschick writes: I'd love to win this!
Posted: 2:56 pm on April 9th
aleutdb writes: These flowers will be so cute on the bonnets we make for newborns.
Posted: 2:18 pm on April 9th
godislove writes: Hi .what a wonderful site ! I am new to the site n love it! Love the book n never had a crochet book as I am from India staying in small town. Newbie to crochet..glad to found u.
Posted: 11:54 pm on April 8th
dragonmoo13 writes: So pretty!
Posted: 8:04 pm on April 8th
Nicoledella writes: ♥♥♥Pretty please, with sugar on top pick me♥♥♥
Posted: 6:06 pm on April 8th
NigheanRuadh writes: Ooooh!! Fabulous!! :)
Posted: 2:23 pm on April 8th
curls11 writes: What a cheerful way to begin Spring!! Can't wait to see the book!
Posted: 1:35 pm on April 8th
Munchie66 writes: What a cute book! I have recently started crocheting again, granny squares. I never tried to crochet flowers though, would love to win.
Posted: 10:57 am on April 8th
Munchie66 writes: What a cute book! I have recently started crocheting again, granny squares. I never tried to crochet flowers though, would love to win.
Posted: 10:57 am on April 8th
Munchie66 writes: What a cute book! I have recently started crocheting again, granny squares. I never tried to crochet flowers.
Posted: 10:55 am on April 8th
MamaChamp writes: I love crocheting flowers and these would look very sweet on some prayer flags I am making out of my grandmother's old hankerchiefs to give to all the women in our family for Christmas.
Posted: 7:29 am on April 8th
maryauff writes: Love flowers, love crochet, love quilting, love spring inspiration. Please sign me up. I would love this marvelous book.
Posted: 12:06 pm on April 7th
EmaWinter writes: Love to crochet. And I love to make flowers.
Posted: 12:06 pm on April 7th
grutta writes: I would love to learn how to make a variety of flowers to embellish my crocheted bags, afgans, hats, etc. Sounds like a great book.
Posted: 11:59 am on April 7th
notsorich writes: I have always wanted to learn to crochet
This book looks like something other than traditional crocheting projects
Posted: 10:07 am on April 7th
sewnaner writes: Wow------what a nice idea!! Would love to learn how to do something like this.
Posted: 11:30 pm on April 6th
rdejam42 writes: I'm on a flower kick yarn bombing my neighborhood. I'd love to add to our yarn garden. Thanks for the giveaway!
Posted: 11:17 pm on April 6th
sodreamer writes: I'm always looking for quick new ways to embellish projects and flowers always fit the bill!
Posted: 10:47 pm on April 6th
24griff writes: Great book. I could make a lot of sunshine with these flowers!
Posted: 9:15 pm on April 6th
Nuttmel writes: This book is such an inspiration to get crocheting for SPRING!!!! In the Northeast we haven't had much in the way of SPRING weather, still pretty chilly..... It's got to be around the corner----RIGHT???
Posted: 8:22 pm on April 6th
PureDeCoreli writes: I would love to give this a try! I always enjoy adding new books and skills to me crochet stash!
Posted: 8:13 pm on April 6th
BettyCblack writes: Have not been able to enjoy crafting for a long time due to illness in my family. Am now looking forward to renewing an old love. The embellished flowers look very interesting.
Posted: 7:17 pm on April 6th
MattyLue writes: Love to crochet flowers and decorate many different things.
Posted: 7:16 pm on April 6th
mssharonanne writes: This would be a great way to give my Mom flowers since she is highly allergic to the real thing! I love giving Mom flower on Mothers Day!
Posted: 5:04 pm on April 6th
NWHomesteader writes: Would love to know great flower patterns to add to things for my girls :D
Posted: 1:10 pm on April 6th
lizziegreentree writes: This would be great fun!
Posted: 12:53 pm on April 6th
Criativa writes: Hi,
Gostava imenso de ganhar este livro como prémio porque gosto de novas aventuras em croché:)
Obrigada.


Posted: 12:09 pm on April 6th
kid1968 writes: I have taught myself to crochet and I would love to have this book of beautiful flowers. To me nature is serenity!!! Thank you for the chance.
Posted: 10:57 am on April 6th
LDL writes: This is exactly the type of craft embellishment I love to add to my sewing, crochet, or re-purposed garments or totes. This book would absolutely brighten my crafting life - like a room full of flowers!
Posted: 10:41 am on April 6th
oscarsgram writes: Give me some of that!
Posted: 10:34 am on April 6th
DaisyM writes: This sounds like a fun book that could really add a lot to my crochet abilities. The flowers look so cute.
Posted: 10:03 am on April 6th
yangsee writes: An avid crafter,crocheter and knitter. This is the best site ever for someone like me. Would absolutely LOVE to win the book on crocheting. Hope I`m the lucky one.
Posted: 6:39 am on April 6th
TrudyinPittsburg writes: Our crochet group at church could really make use of this book. The flowers would make beautiful embellishments for our hats and baskets!
Posted: 5:58 am on April 6th
rav4cw writes: Would love to have flower patterns all in one book. Flowers are great to dress up charity projects. Thank you for the chance to win.
Posted: 5:11 am on April 6th
choccywoccysewing writes: Been teaching myself to crochet and love it. This book looks inspiring and would certainly keep me occupied. There are only so many blankets you can make. Even my dog now has a wonderful blanket to rest his weary head.
Posted: 4:04 am on April 6th
Evilannie writes: What a wonderful book - please consider me for the competition xxx
Posted: 2:43 am on April 6th
Mscutiepatootie writes: I have looked at this book in my local knt shop. I would love to have it. Thanks
Posted: 12:32 am on April 6th
Mscutiepatootie writes: I have looked at this book in my local knt shop. I would love to have it. Thanks
Posted: 12:32 am on April 6th
timpson77 writes: My daughter is learning to crochet and this book would be perfect on her journey of learning. Please consider. Thanks!
Posted: 12:27 am on April 6th
user-2364414 writes: I'm new at crocheting and I would love to have the book Crochet Garden to learn all about crocheting flowers!
Posted: 11:59 pm on April 5th
bluemoonalone writes: What a great prize..Would love to win this!
Posted: 11:56 pm on April 5th
aunamichelle writes: Double Love! Two of my favorite things together! This would be an awesome addition to my crochet library!
Posted: 11:23 pm on April 5th
squirrel_ee writes: I just bought a plain light brown skirt and I thought it needed to be perked-up a bit.....flowers such as these would do the trick!
I absolutely love crocheted flowers as they are a nice sized project when I want to get something done and feel satisfied.

Posted: 11:17 pm on April 5th
Mizmash writes: How delightful! Would enjoy making flowers and discovering uses for them!
Posted: 10:10 pm on April 5th
knittingirl writes: I've knit a lot of flowers, but as a child, I crocheted with my Aunt and Grandmother. I'd love to get back into crocheting. Flowers seem like a perfect little project. A bonus would be to use all those little balls of yarn stash.
Posted: 10:09 pm on April 5th
jakesmrs writes: Crocheted flowers .... my favorite item to crochet.
Posted: 10:08 pm on April 5th
jakesmrs writes: Crochet flowers are my favorite items to crochet.
Posted: 10:07 pm on April 5th
messy22 writes: I love crochet flowers in jewelry and in everything quilts, clothes, purses looks wonderful. Hope to win
Posted: 9:53 pm on April 5th
captainmarvyl writes: Perfect spring giveaway. I would love to try out some of those ideas.
Posted: 9:46 pm on April 5th
tkdla writes: I crochet pretty much every day. This book would be an inspiration!
Posted: 9:45 pm on April 5th
allmomsrule writes: what could be more perfect for spring but the pairing of flowers and crochet!

Posted: 9:36 pm on April 5th
325banker writes: I am getting so many great ideas from this site - and would love to win the book
Posted: 9:31 pm on April 5th
user-617874 writes: I like the looks of this book because the cover shows that there are some new different flowers than I've seen before. I'd love to try them!
Posted: 9:27 pm on April 5th
Golliwog62 writes: Love crochet, love flowers......the two combine well.
Posted: 9:14 pm on April 5th
aunty_em writes: I'd like to crochet a flower garden for my granddaughters. this book will be helpful.
Posted: 8:40 pm on April 5th
dragonswing writes: Flowers and crochet---two of my favorite things. The combination would be delightful!!!
Posted: 8:39 pm on April 5th
scoobie81 writes: What an awesome combination! Flowers and crochet! I am so excited about this opportunity! Thanks.
Posted: 8:29 pm on April 5th
Poppsy writes: Love to crochet flowers. This book would be ideal.
Posted: 8:18 pm on April 5th
pamela1950 writes: I think this book sounds very interesting. I work for a volunteer group, that helps to raise money for a hospital. This book would help use to have different things to sell.
Posted: 7:55 pm on April 5th
cnewpower writes: What an adorable book! Perfect time to crochet flowers, too! My garden is in bloom!!! Love to crochet. Hope to win this! Thanks for the giveaway!!! Good luck everyone, and happy crocheting!
Posted: 7:50 pm on April 5th
CraftsCrazy writes: Ooh, I want it! I love crocheting flowers.
Posted: 7:36 pm on April 5th
vanyrodri writes: Thanks for the give way, i love crocheting, especially simple things, crochet flowers are so versatile.
Posted: 7:23 pm on April 5th
LindaNan writes: I enjoy crocheting flowers for appliques.
Posted: 7:15 pm on April 5th
bj55 writes: I am a flower person - would love to have a chance to win this! Thank You!
Posted: 6:59 pm on April 5th
user-258031 writes: I would like to try crocheting these cool flowers in wire to make a necklace!

Posted: 6:57 pm on April 5th
crafty_grandma writes: Love to crochet, love flowers and would love to see all this snow melt! In the meantime, I would have to content myself with crocheted flowers. TFS
Posted: 6:48 pm on April 5th
rowdyruby writes: Just taught my daughter how to crochet. These flowers would be fun to make together.
Posted: 6:43 pm on April 5th
marshasmith writes: So many possibilities! I wonder if I could make a mother's day corsage?
Posted: 6:41 pm on April 5th
tekc96 writes: this book looks wonderful. Would love to have this..love to chrochet .
Posted: 6:27 pm on April 5th
tekc96 writes: this book looks wonderful. Would love to have this..love to chrochet .
Posted: 6:27 pm on April 5th
klowen writes: What a great way to celebrate spring! I'd love to learn to learn to make crocheted flowers.....
Posted: 6:18 pm on April 5th
sewinggal1 writes: This is one I could share with my daughter :) Love crocheted florals!
Posted: 6:13 pm on April 5th
deechurch writes: Looks like a great book!
Posted: 6:08 pm on April 5th
Pam_L writes: I crochet stylized flowers & would love to try the ones in this book. Thanks for the opportunity to win this book.
Posted: 5:59 pm on April 5th
mandymend writes: New idea for me to try. thanks for offeringmit.
Posted: 5:42 pm on April 5th
jfork writes: Oh! This would be amazing to win! I loooove crochet. As a mom to 3 boys, I use this sweet craft to dream & relax & stay in touch with my feminine side. I would be thrilled to win!
Posted: 5:38 pm on April 5th
gildedcrow writes: This looks as if it has flower patterns that I do NOT have. I cannot wait to try some. Sign me up please.
Posted: 5:37 pm on April 5th
margiwarg writes: Looks like a nice book. I love crochet flowers.
Posted: 5:24 pm on April 5th
Louisejane writes: Mother nature in the wild and in a garden have always been an inspiration to me. This would help me somehow to translate it into wonderful prjects.

Posted: 5:24 pm on April 5th
stitchwichs writes: This book would be so much fun to pass my time being perminentiy disabled
Posted: 5:16 pm on April 5th
SewFancy writes: I always have a crochet project in the works...would love to try my hand at flowers - just think of the embellishment possibilities!
Posted: 5:15 pm on April 5th
daspears writes: This is perfect timing - my mind is already on spring flowers and crocheting some sounds like so much fun!
Posted: 5:10 pm on April 5th
mumra writes: Just rediscovering crocheting. Been quite a few years. Found it really helped my arthritis and there are so many cute things to make. Would love to win this book.
Posted: 1:53 pm on April 5th
Saraholdmum1 writes: How wonderful, a way to bring all the beauty of the garden
inside.
I love to garden ,was self employed for a few years and tended some super borders for those who couldn't do it themselves.
Now I am learning to knit and crochet for the first time, (left handed to boot).
From the cover alone this book looks to be inspirational, just can't wait to look inside and see what memories I could recreate and perhaps pass on to others.
Will keep my fingers crossed for the competition, but it is a must have book regardless!!
Posted: 7:56 am on April 4th
jennieMB writes: Would love to read this... I've been making beadwork jewelry incorporating vintage crochet pieces so I'd love to learn to make them myself.
Posted: 5:33 pm on April 3rd
Eja writes: Not sure if I'm elegible for the prize since I'm from Croatia, but it would be such a beautiful thing to win for an avid crocheter with a birthday just around the corner! ;)
Posted: 2:00 pm on April 3rd
akinom writes: Great site, great giveaway! I would love to win ;)
Posted: 12:49 pm on April 3rd
PyrandMe writes: I see these crocheted flowers as part of a quilted garden wall hanging.
Love to crochet but haven't tried motifs yet.
Thanks for the opportunity!
Posted: 10:08 am on April 3rd
mirjana286 writes: Just loooove crocheting flowers! This would be a perfect gift for me ;)
Posted: 12:34 am on April 3rd
TheCraftyMummy writes: Looks gorgeous! Thanks for the chance to win!
Posted: 11:08 pm on April 2nd
pls804 writes: Love to crochet, love crafts I think I could integrate this book into so many things!





Posted: 7:23 pm on April 2nd
kromb writes: new to crochet and would love to get my hands on this new release!!!
Posted: 6:47 pm on April 2nd
Tayeloquin writes: New to the site and loving it!
Posted: 4:12 pm on April 2nd
Tayeloquin writes: New to the site and loving it!
Posted: 4:12 pm on April 2nd
baddabinda writes: Love crochet, love gardening - a match made in heaven!! Would love to win the book - sign me up!!
Posted: 10:13 am on April 2nd
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