These are simply beautiful! This unique stitch is taking the "granny" one step further. A well done book, that starts out with colorful pictures on how to's of making an African flower motif. Then you can go on to any of the wonderful patterns in this book! A bit different that granny squares and circles, and as ever lovely, and more! Lots of colorful designs to inspire you! These will work up quickly using medium weight yarns, and crochet hooks sizes I and J. This will "more than fun" to work on! Great patterns in this book for gift giving as well! Start now, have fun, and you will be done with your Holiday shopping!