Saturday 03/24/2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Easy, Effective Crochet Edgings with Lily Chin
Have problems trimming your projects without puckers or ripples? Want more ideas for some trims? Trims put a "frame" around any project so this finishing touch is that final touch that can take something from home-made to hand-made. Get the skinny on some interesting, new and different ways to dress up all kinds of crochet. There is no need to go through contortions for fancy-schmancy intricacies that can overwhelm a project. There is no need for really large stitch multiples for huge pattern repeats. These are fun and simple, yet accessible.
_Light-colored, #4 (worsted-weight) yarns, 3 to 5 different colors and/or same yarn as used for homework swatches
_Appropriate hook sizes
_Crochet Basics: Sharp scissors, Notebook, Pen or pencil with eraser, Stitch markers, Blunt tapestry needles (large and small), Tape measure, Small calculator, Crochet hooks of various sizes
Swatch 1 Work all swatches with #4 worsted weight yarn and appropriate hook. Make a 4" x 4" in sc.
Swatch 2 Make a 4" x 4" in hdc.
Swatch 3 Make a 4" x 4" in dc.
Swatch 4 Make a 4" x 4" in any other kind of fancy stitch pattern.