Crafty Daisies will be hosting a great new series of tutorials for crafty girls (and guys) interested in learning to crochet.
Heather will share a lesson each Tuesday for the next 12 weeks. She will teach the basics of crochet, new stitches and techniques. Every lesson will include a pattern for a couple of afghan squares so participants can practice what they've learned.
Here's a list of the proposed lessons:
Terms and Abbreviations
How to read a pattern
Basics: Chain, slip stitch and single crochet
Half double crochet, double crochet and triple crochet
Moss stitch, shell stitch, popcorn stitch, diagonal shell stitch, puff stitch
Increasing and decreasing
How to create ribbing (2 different methods)
Changing colors in crochet
Weaving in ends, finishing edges (crab stitch, ruffles)
Joining / seaming
Show and Tell
If you are interested in joining in on the fun, please check out the Crafty Daisies site. The lessons will start this Tuesday.