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Classic Crochet: The Granny Stitch

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Tackle the iconic granny stitch and granny square as you create a stylish hooded vest.

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What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including printable granny stitch and granny square/triangle/hexagon/octagon instructions, plus the Granny Stitch Hooded Vest pattern (sizes S-5X)
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Tamara Kelly

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Build on your crochet skills while learning one of the most iconic crochet stitches! Expert Tamara Kelly teaches you better crochet techniques while working through granny stitches and squares. Discover how to expand this classic stitch into many versatile shapes and join motifs for one-of-a-kind creations. Then, apply all the things you’ve learned in class as you work a deceptively simple garment.

Lesson Breakdown

1. The Granny Stitch
The classic granny stitch pattern is worked using chains and double crochet stitches. Tamara shows you how to work the stitch pattern in rows and rounds. Then tackle increases and decreases.
2. The Basic Granny Square
3. Making Better Grannies
4. Shape Shifting
5. Joining Grannies
6. Granny Square Vest

Taught by

Tamara  Kelly
Tamara Kelly
Tamara Kelly is the professional designer and blogger behind Moogly, a site dedicated to connecting the crochet community through patterns, tutorials and more. She has written for publications such as I like Crochet and Country Woman and is a proud member of the Crochet Guild of America. Tamara's Awards include 2013 Craftsy Blogger Award for Best Tutorials, Yarn Box Top Crochet Designer of 2013 and 2013 Top Blogger on All Free Crochet Afghan Patterns.

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