Helpful, easy to follow photo's and drawings of techniques. Great tips and projects included too. Start with a simple lace shawl or sachets or scarf, or one of the many other projects. Book includes several edging patterns for your to add to your own work too. Such as a border for linens , sweater edging and more. A nice book you will turn to over and over again for tips and how to's and for the great patterns too!