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Crochet Maker 102

with Vickie Howell

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About The Class

how to crochet: crocheting in the round and more!


If you are confident in your beginner projects and ready to explore the next level of crochet, this is the class for you!

In this advanced beginner class, Vickie Howell will teach you the tools and skills you need to crochet intermediate-level projects. You’ll build on your beginner crochet skills as you explore ways to create more complicated projects.

You’ll refresh your crochet and draping skills, and then learn how to:

  • Create straight-up stitches like: puff stitch, shell stitch, FP/BP rib, and basic cable
  • Shape projects by using increases and decreases
  • Crochet in the round
  • Read a crochet chart
  • Make a granny square, including step-by-step instructions

Don’t let your crochet skills stagnate! Join Vickie Howell for this fun and informative class and learn what it takes to start tackling advanced beginner crochet projects.

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Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Class Introduction

    01:07
  2. 02

    Quick Overview of Crochet and Drape

    08:08
  3. 03

    Intro to Shaping

    08:15
  4. 04

    How to Puff Stitch

    03:39
  5. 05

    How to Shell Stitch

    10:58
  6. 06

    How to FP/BP Rib Stitch

    06:12
  7. 07

    How to Basic Cable Stitch

    12:02
  8. 08

    Crocheting in-the-round

    08:00
  9. 09

    How to Crochet Granny Square & Read Chart

    20:22

Meet Your Expert

Vickie Howell

Vickie Howell is a Craft Author, Designer, TV host, Maker, Spokesperson, Brand Ambassador and Consultant in the Knitting and Crochet Industry. Vickie is most well-known as the Host and Creative Consultant of DIY Network & HGTV’s show, Knitty Gritty, her best selling craft books, and her accessible, inclusive approach to nurturing the creative community via print, video and social media. ... read more

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  • pdf Granny Square Practice Chart
  • pdf Granny Square Tote Pattern
  • pdf Infinity Scarf Pattern
  • pdf Slouchy Beanie Pattern

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    June 2016

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