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CROCHET RED_cover_FINAL:Layout 1 10/16/13 10:04 AM Page 1 Cochet R STICK IT TO HEART DISEASE! ALSO BY LAURA ZANDER COVER DESIGN BY DIANE LAMPHRON COVER PHOTOGRAPHY BY ROSE CALLAHAN AND MARCUS TULLIS PRINTED IN CHINA ❤ DESIGNERS Erika Knight Melissa Leapman Dora Ohrenstein Edie Eckman Sharon Silverman Vickie Howell Kristin Omdahl Vanna White Robyn Chachula Drew Emborsky The Double Stitch Twins Deborah Norville Debbie Bliss Norah Gaughan Kristin Nicholas Nicky Epstein Marly Bird Jenny King Cornelia Tuttle Hamilton Marie Wallin Linda Permann Kathy Merrick Deborah Newton Tanis Galik Iris Schreier Charles Voth Kit Hutchin Mary Beth Temple Rohn Strong Jill Wright Nora Bellows $17.95 US • $19.95 Canada ISBN: 978-1-936096-61-9 LAURA ZANDER Cochet R CROCHETING FOR WOMEN’S HEART HEALTH Cochet R CROCHETING FOR WOMEN’S HEART HEALTH LAURA ZANDER LAURA ZANDER is the co-founder and co-owner of Jimmy Beans Wool (, which was named by Inc. magazine as one of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. for five years (2009 through 2013). She and her husband, Doug, were both dot-com software engineers in Silicon Valley before opening their brick-and-mortar and online yarn and fabric business in Reno, Nevada. Laura is also the author of three other books (all published by Sixth&Spring Books): Knit Red and Sew Red, which are part of her Stitch Red campaign in support of The Heart Truth®; as well as Stitch Mountain, a collection of knitwear designs conceived to help raise funds for the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team Foundation. More than thirty crochet celebrities have come together in Crochet Red to help raise awareness of heart disease, the number-one killer of women in the United States.The fiber arts community has a history of generosity in support of worthy causes, and in this book some of the foremost figures in that community provide not only dozens of gorgeous projects, but a wealth of information, tips, and personal stories about the importance of staying heart healthy. Pick up your hook and start crocheting for a great cause! CROCHETING FOR WOMEN’S HEART HEALTH CRAFTS•CROCHET $17.95 US ❤ $19.95 CAN • Dozens of stunning original designs, including sweaters, accessories, and home décor, all crocheted in beautiful shades of red yarn. • Fascinating profiles of crochet superstars, in which they share their own experiences with heart disease and tips for staying healthy. • Facts and figures about heart disease and practical ways to keep you and your heart in great shape. • Delicious recipes that are good for both your heart and your taste buds! 51795 A portion of the proceeds from Crochet Red will be donated to the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH) in support of The Heart Truth®. More than just a crochet book, Crochet Red is a call to women to take better care of their heart health. Following Knit Red and Sew Red, Crochet Red is the third book published as part of the Stitch Red campaign, created by Jimmy Beans Wool founder Laura Zander in order to raise awareness about the dangers of heart disease with the help of the fiber arts community. Many of the top names in crochet have contributed their talents to Crochet Red, which features: 9 781936 096619 FOREWORDS BY DEBORAH NORVILLE AND VANNA WHITE

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