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No skill required
Basic Know basic stitches (knit, purl or single crochet, double crochet).
Easy You should know the basics, how to increase and decrease, and have made at least one project.
Intermediate You should have worked with a few stitch patterns and should be familiar wtih basic garment shaping.
Advanced You should have made several garments in various stitch patters and should comfortable making minor changes to patterns. Advanced is fun and challenging for thinking knitters.
Kristin Omdahl designs knit and crochet garments and patterns under her label KRISTIN, distributes them from her website StyledbyKristin.com, and is the author of Wrapped In Crochet, Crochet So Fine, A Knitting Wrapsody and Seamless Crochet. She is also the crochet expert for Knitting Daily TV. Kristin is passionate about creating with her hands. She loves coastal, tropical living and having fun outside with her son every day.
STITCHES East 2012 Classes
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Friday 8:00 am - 11:00 am
665-3 Intermediate Knit Motifs
Inspired by the pages of Kristin's upcoming knitting book, we will explore knit-motif creations. From embellishment, to edging, to fabric, the possibilities are endless! Some motifs are worked in rows, some in rounds, and even some seamlessly as a motif-lace fabric. Kristin will show you how to use these different textures to create shawls, scarves, borders, and other lacy projects.
Friday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
810-3 Intermediate Crocheting with Fine Yarn
Fine yarns can be challenging to crochet with if you don't know some of the tips and tricks! In this class you will learn different ways to crochet with fine yarns, how to handle the yarn, how to weave in loose ends and how to block and care for your fine yarn projects.
Saturday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
825-3 Intermediate A Finer Edge: Crocheted Trims, Motifs, and Borders
Inspired by the pages of Kristin's latest crochet book, we will delve into unique and original crochet edgings. Kristin will teach you some tips and tricks for a variety of ways to embellish your projects, and even give you ideas for making stand-alone projectsâ€”all just with the use of edgings. You'll even learn to make fabric from edgings.
Sunday 8:30 am - 11:30 am
822-3 Intermediate Seamless Crochet
Learn how to make crochet motifs joining them as you go. No need to cut the yarn between motifs, so you can make an entire motif project with only two ends to weave inâ€”the beginning and the end!