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Learn to Crochet Online Class

Join crochet instructor Ellen Gormley as she makes learning how to crochet fun and easy. 

In this online video class from Annie's, Ellen demonstrates how to crochet all the basic stitches for both right- and left-handers! 

You'll learn about hooks, yarns, reading patterns and more while making 5 easy projects. 
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As soon as May 29, 2020

What does it include?

Lesson Description:

  • Reading Yarn Labels
  • Crochet Hooks & Notions 
  • How to Hold the Yarn & Hook 
  • Basic Crochet Stitches 
  • Practice Basic Stitches - Easy Striped Dishcloth
  • Working in Rounds & Increasing - Pamper Yourself Spa Cloth
  • Working Rounds in a Spiral  - Sweet and Sassy Hats
  • Join-as-You-Go Motifs - Square Motif Blanket
  • Post Stitches, Shells & Fringe - Shells & Cable Scarf
  • Class Wrap-Up

Why is it important?

Learn all the basics of crochet, from how to hold the yarn and hook to crocheting all the basic stitches, including chain stitches, slip stitches, single crochet, half-double crochet, double crochet, treble crochet, clusters, shells and even post stitches. 

 In this class, you'll learn:

  • All about different yarns, crochet hooks and basic notions
  • How to comfortably hold a crochet hook and the yarn
  • Tips to working a chain loosely
  • Basic stitches, including chain, slip stitch, single crochet, half-double crochet, double crochet, treble crochet, shells, clusters and post stitches
  • How to work in rows and rounds
  • How to increase and decrease
  • How to crochet a basic motif for creating a baby blanket or afghan

As you follow along with Ellen, you'll crochet five attractive, beginner-level crochet projects using basic crochet stitches and techniques. 

Additional notes

Annie's online classes include downloadable and printable class patterns in PDF format in addition to the online video content.

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