Create complex looks with simple techniques that let you crochet changing colors! Designer Marly Bird is here to help you every step of the way. During class, you'll start with two classic colorwork patterns: chevrons and Catherine's wheel. Then, learn how to create captivating crochet spirals, fun 3-D flowers and lacy interwoven crochet. Want even more dimension? Marly guides you step by step through beautiful braided stripes and a variety of slip-stitch embellishments. You'll also learn to manage multiple live yarns and keep your rows and edges tidy. And by the end of class, you'll have a colorwork toolkit you can use to make any crochet project pop!
Meet instructor Marly Bird and spice up your crochet with fantastic patterns and vibrant yarns. To start things off, Marly teaches you to work chevrons (sometimes called ripples) as well as the whimsical Catherine's wheel pattern.
Now that you have two simple colorwork patterns in your repertoire, turn your focus to a beautiful spiral motif that's sure to catch the eye. Learn how to start at the center, easily keep track of your four colors, grow the spiral and finish it perfectly.
Want your crochet to pop? Add dimension to double crochet with lovely flowers that seem to float on your background. Marly starts with flower placement before showing you how to create flowers within the pattern row to avoid weaving in ends.
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