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Learn to Crochet
Instructor Ellen Gormley

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In this online video class youll learn:


All about yarns, crochet hooks and basic notions
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How to hold the yarn and crochet hook


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
Howalone
to crochet a basic motif for creating a
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babyuncoated
blanket(below)
or afghan
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Minimum allowed sizes


Pantone uncoated (below)

exclusive crochet
projects included
as part of the class
curriculum

4 color process (below)

Easy Striped
Dishcloth

4 color process (below)

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Heres
a sweater sized
for little girls, but
with big girl
styling in bright
eye-catching
colors.

Playful Sweater

Design by Laura Gebhardt

DIRECTIONS

Intermediate
SIZE

Childs sizes 4, (6, and 8)


Chest measurements: 26, (28,
30) inches
MATERIALS

Worsted weight yarn: 10 (15,


15) oz turquoise, 1 oz each
lime and royal
Size H/8 crochet hook or size
needed to obtain gauge
Size G/6 crochet hook
Tapestry needle
GAUGE

17 sts = 4 inches; 10 rows = 4

inches

Check gauge to save time.

PATTERN NOTES

Weave in loose ends as work pro


gresses.
Ch 2 counts as first hdc throughout.
If only one number or set of instruc
tions is given, it applies to all sizes.
BACK

Row 1: With crochet hook size H


and turquoise, ch 56 (61, 65), hdc in
3rd ch from hook, hdc in each rem ch
across, turn. (56, 60, 64 sts)
Row 2: Ch 2, [hdc in back lp only
of next st, hdc in front lp on of next st]
rep across to last st, hdc in top of
turning ch, turn.
Rep Row 2 until piece measures 14
(15, 16) inches from beg, fasten off.
FRONT

Work as for back until piece mea


sures approximately 3 inches less
than back, ending with a WS row.
Neck & Shoulder Shaping

Work in pattern across 22 (23, 24)


sts, leaving rem sts unworked, turn.
Maintaining pattern, dec 1 st at
neck edge next row and every row un
til 18 (19, 20) sts rem. Work even in
pattern until length measures the
same as back, fasten off.
With RS facing, sk next 12 (14, 16)
sts for neckline opening, attach tur
quoise in next st and complete neck

From Crochet World magazine, February 2002, Vol. 25 No. 1, Pages 44-45, Copyright 2002 Crochet World magazine

and shoulder shaping the same as op


posite side.

Sew shoulder seams. Sew sleeve in


place matching center st to shoulder
seam. Sew sleeve and side seams.

first free st at back neck, ch 1, sc in


same st, work 19 (21, 23) sc evenly sp
across rem of back neck (20, 22, 24),
working in ends of rows, sc 11 sts
down left front shoulder, sc in each of
next 12 (14, 16) sts across front neck,
sc 11 sts up right front shoulder, sl st
to join in beg sc.
Rnd 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc
throughout), working in back lps only,
dc in each st around, sl st to join in top
of beg ch-3.
Rnds 3 & 4: Ch 2, [fpdc around
next st, bpdc around next st] rep
around, join in top of beg ch-2.
At the end of Rnd 4, fasten off.

NECKLINE RIBBING

TWISTED CHAIN EDGING

Rnd 1 (RS): With crochet hook


size H, attach turquoise with sl st in

Rnd 1 (RS): With crochet hook


size G, attach lime with sl st in free lp

SLEEVE
Make 2

With crochet hook size H and


turquoise, ch 29 (31, 33), work in pat
tern as for back, inc 1 st at each end of
Row 3 and every following RS row un
til 40 (42, 44) sts, then every other RS
row until 44 (46, 48) sts. Work even in
pattern until sleeve measures 1112
(12, 13) inches, fasten off.
ASSEMBLY

of any sc of Rnd 1 of neckline ribbing,


ch 1, sc in same st as beg ch-1, ch 3, sk
next lp, [sc in next lp, ch 3, sk next lp]
rep around, join in beg sc, fasten off.
Rnd 2 (RS): With crochet hook
size G, attach royal in rem free lp of
any sc of Rnd 1 of neckline ribbing,
ch 1, sc in same st as beg ch-1, [ch 3,
working behind ch-3 lp made in pre
vious rnd, sc in next free lp, drop lp
from hook, insert hook from front
through same ch-3 lp made in previ
ous rnd and draw lp of sc just made
through to front of work] rep around,
join, fasten off.
CUFF & BOTTOM EDGING

Work Rnds 1 and 2 of twisted


ch edging in opposite side of founda
tion ch.

From Crochet World magazine, February 2002, Vol. 25 No. 1, Pages 44-45, Copyright 2002 Crochet World magazine

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