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Tutorial: Crocheted Jogless Stripes A common problem in amigurumi: you want to crochet something striped, but there's this funky looking stairstep "seam" running diagonally where you change colors. How do you get rid of that!? EDIT: I've also put together a pair of videos showing this technique in action. You can view them here:http://needlenoodles.com/home/node/165 Tutorial: Crocheted Jogless Stripes
This little crochet trick has been invented and reinvented repeatedly over the years! And the Chainless Starting Double Crochet stitch IS tricky – it definitely takes some practice. But it’s worth it, because it tricks the eye – and makes the telltale starting chain obsolete! Learn how to make it in this tutorial! Chainless Starting Double Crochet: Video and Photo Tutorial - moogly Chainless Starting Double Crochet: Video and Photo Tutorial - moogly
The Crochet Dork (crochet-gifs: Learn to Crochet! Crochet Gif...)
The Invisible Join / Crochet Tutorial on bloglovin
Make Your Finished Pieces Look Their Best Make Your Finished Pieces Look Their Best Lay the piece on a towel and press out the excess water between towels. Never, ever wring...this will cause damage to the fibers. Roll the piece up in a towel, and gently squeeze to remove moisture... Now it's time to pin! What I like to do is pin a few all around to get the general shape/measurement, then go back around and place more pins closer together so that you get a nice straight edge. Do not over pin!
It's Friday, it's Friday! Time to get back to our CAL, I hope you are having as much fun as I am. We have reached the last day of crocheting our cowls together...my how time flies. Next week I will be creating a gallery post on Friday to share with you all of the beautiful photos that have been coming in...so pretty! Please be sure to send us a photo of yours too when you are finished if you haven't already: Finish work and how to Weave in Ends Finish work and how to Weave in Ends
Standard Yarn Weight System | Standard Yarn Weight System | * GUIDELINES ONLY: The above reflect the most commonly used gauges and needle or hook sizes for specific yarn categories. ** Lace weight yarns are usually knitted or crocheted on larger needles and hooks to create lacy, openwork patterns. Accordingly, a gauge range is difficult to determine.
Most crochet and knitting pattern instructions will provide general sizing information, such as the chest or bust measurements of a completed garment. Many patterns also include detailed schematics or line drawings. These drawings show specific garment measurements (bust/chest, neckline, back, waist, sleeve length, etc.) in all the different pattern sizes. To insure proper fit, always review all of the sizing information provided in a pattern before you begin. Standard Body Measurements/Sizing | Standard Body Measurements/Sizing |
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