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A drawstring crochet bag made during a workshop with Nicki Merrall

Drawstring crochet bag workshop

Summer workshop at the Being Knitterly Studio I’d like to tell you about the Drawstring crochet bag workshop that I’m running this Summer. I’ve just finished teaching on three consecutive crochet short courses. The students have been fantastic; some of them learnt to crochet with me and others joined to improve their crochet. They’ve all […]

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Front post stitches: insert hook under post of next stitch

How to crochet tutorial: front post stitches (for crocheting right-handed)

Front post stitches for crocheting right-handed In June I’m teaching the How to Crochet Raised Stitches short course. I thought this would be a good time to write a tutorial explaining raised stitches for those of you who can’t join us in person. This tutorial for crocheting right-handed about front post stitches (if you crochet left-handed […]

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Front post stitches: insert hook under post of next stitch

How to crochet tutorial: front post stitches (for crocheting left-handed)

Front post stitches for crocheting left-handed In June I’m teaching the How to Crochet Raised Stitches short course. I thought this would be a good time to write a tutorial explaining raised stitches for those of you who can’t join us in person. So, first up is the tutorial for left-handed crocheters about front post stitches (if […]

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How to crochet a chain

How to crochet tutorial: crocheting a chain (for crocheting left-handed)

The all important chain stitch Most of the time we start a piece of crochet with a foundation chain. So, chain stitch is usually the first thing you learn. This is a beginner’s tutorial for crocheting left-handed, that is, you hold your hook in your left hand. Here is the tutorial for crocheting right-handed. One chain at a time […]

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How to crochet a chain

How to crochet tutorial: crocheting a chain (for crocheting right-handed)

The all important chain stitch Most of the time we start a piece of crochet with a foundation chain. So, chain stitch is usually the first thing you learn. This is a beginner’s tutorial for crocheting right-handed, that is, you hold your hook in your right hand. Here is the tutorial for crocheting left-handed. One chain at a time […]

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