As the author of Contemporary Celtic Crochet and on behalf of the editorial staff of F & W Media, I want to assure you that the patterns and instructions in this book has been carefully reviewed, attempting to ensure that all of the information presented is correct and complete. Occasionally, however, mistakes get past us and make it into print. I want to personally apologize for any inconvenience these errors may have caused you.
Should you think you have found an additional error, I want to hear from you so that I can better serve you and others.
The corrections below are shown using italics and bold print.
Crochet Stitch Guide
Page 6: Arrow Stitch, photo #8 should read: “Continue the pattern to the end of the row, ch 2. Dc in the last st of the row.”
Page 15: Cable Stitch, photo #3 should read: “ *Sk the next 2 unworked sc of the pref row, sc in the next sc.”
Tipperary Sweater & Vest Set
Page 57: Row 5 should read: "Ch 2. Dc in first dc, *sk next 3 dc, tr in next tr, working in front of tr just worked, dc in each of 3 skipped dc. Rep from * across tolast st. Dc in last st. Turn.
Page 59: (upper left column) following Row 23 of back instructions, the next sentence should read: “Rep Right Front Panel Rows 2 - 8.”
Inisheer Sweater Wrap
Page 78: Row 8 (When repeating for the back section) Ch 2 (does not count as 1 st here and throughout). Dc in first 3 sts, *sk next 2 sts, work tr in each of next 2 sts. Working behind tr just made, tr in each of 2 skipped sts. Sk next 2 sts, tr in each of next 2 sts, working in front of 2 tr just made, tr in each of 2 skipped sts. Dc in each of next 2 sts (Shadow Box made). Rep from * across row. Work 1 dc in last st. Turn.
Aran Diamonds Cardigan & Vest
Page 94: Row 24 should read: “Ch 1. Sc in next 3 sts, [fptr in sc above next fptr 3 rows below, fptr in sc above next fptr 3 rows below. Sk 2 Row 23 sts, sc in 4 sts] across row. Fptr in sc above next to last fptr. Fptr in last sc 3 rows below, sk 2 Row 23 sts, sc in last st. Turn.
Page 95: Top left column of page, Row 3 should read: “Ch 1. Sc in the next 4 sts. Fptr around the 4th sc of foundation row (3 rows below). Sk 4 sts, fptr around next sc. On current row sk 2 sts, sc in next 4 sts. [Fptr around sc 3 rows below next to last fptr made, sk next 4 sc on same row, fptr around next sc. On current row sk 2 sts, sc in next 4 sts] across to last 2 sts, fptr around sc 3 rows below next to last fptr made. Sk next st on current row, sc in last st. Turn.
Page 96: RIBBING FOR BOTTOM AND COLLAR, Row 3 should read: “Ch 1, working in the blps only, 1 sc in each sc. Connect to edge by working a slst in the next 2 sc. Turn.
BUTTON BAND - LEFT SIDE & RIGHT SIDE, Row 1 should begin with: “With smaller hook…”
Doolin Delight Sweater Wrap
Page 104: Row 80 should read: "Rows 80 - 158" (Directions are correct as written.)
Page 104: Row 81-158 should read: "Rows 159 - 203" (Directions are correct as written.)
Celtic Cross Afghan & Pillow
Page 116: I am posting another view of the Celtic Cross Afghan so that you will know how both sides should look.
Row 62: Ch 2. Woven st over 1st 8 sps. *[Sk next 2 dc, fpdc in next 2 dc, working in front of fpdc just made, fpdc in both skipped dc] twice. Sk next sp, Woven st in next 17 sps. Rep from * across row. End last rep with 12 Woven sts and 1 Woven st in turning ch. Turn.
Page 119: BOTTOM EDGING, Row 1: Stitch count should be (77 ch-1 sps).