Description: Learn how to crochet a hat using a written pattern to crochet in the round. Learn about gauge and why it’s important. Review crochet chain & single crochet. Join in the round and use increase stitches to shape the hat. Learn reverse single crochet stitch and finishing techniques. Add the bow or discuss how to customize your hat.
Thursdays, 6PM - 8PM
January 30 & February 6
Instructor: Valerie Moreno
Techniques/Skills Learned: Crochet with a pattern, gauge, crochet in the round, shaping, reverse single crochet, finishing and surface embellishments.
Prerequisites for Class: Basic Crochet: Chain & Single Crochet stitches.
Skill Level: Beginner - Can crochet chain and single crochet.
Materials Needed for Class:
Pattern - Elegant Hat Pattern by Kim Guzman (free on Ravelry).
Approximately 200 yards of worsted or aran weight yarn.
US G/4MM crochet hook or size to obtain gauge.
Blunt tip yarn needle.
Optional: Lockable stitch markers.
Homework: Print the pattern and gather materials before first class. Wind your Woolwinders yarn.
Please see the WoolWinders Yarn Shop Policies page for additional class information.