Learn Knit Stitches for Crochet
Intermediate | 48 min 59 sec
When we talk about knitting and crocheting, we often focus on how different they are. In this fun and intriguing class, however, you'll discover interesting and useful similarities between the two techniques. Tian Connaughton is a highly experienced knit and crochet designer and technical editor. In this class, she demonstrates how to easily translate five popular knitting stitches - stockinette, seed stitch, ribbing, two-color mosaic, and a cable stitch - into crochet. With just chains, single crochet stitches, and half double crochet stitches, you’ll make practice swatches in order to incorporate them into your own crocheted designs.
What you'll get:
Learn how to:
- Translate five popular knit stitches into crochet
- Crochet the stockinette stitch, seed stitch, ribbing, two-color mosaic, and cable stitch
- Work in single crochet and half double crochet
- Work in the back loops
- Change yarn colors
What you'll get:
- Instructions on how to use crochet to make knit stitches
- Seven HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
- Detailed supplies list and PDF containing crochet patterns
- Step-by-step expert instruction from Tian Connaughton
- The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
Here’s what you’ll need:
- US 8/H/5.0mm hook
- One ball each worsted weight yarn in two colors - Tian is using an array of WeCrochet Swish Worsted in Clementine, Indigo Heather, Honey Voyage Heather, Conch, Dove Heather, and Peapod
- Removable stitch markers (optional)
- Tapestry needle
- Class PDF
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