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  • Need help with pattern instructions

    Not new to crochet...but this pattern is not clear to me. Red Heart Yarn Textered Crochet Throw.......Pattern LW2384 at www.redheart.com can someone take a look at it please. States in Round two dc in each of next three stitches.......what does IN mean ...... in between the stitches or actually into...
    Posted to How do I? (Forum) by cenadarling on Dec 15, 2011
  • changing colorrs

    Hi, I'm crocheting a stocking cap purse of many colors. The pattern tells you to fasten off the yarn you are using and start new color with a double crochet. in single crochet one row below. How do you start a new color with a double crochet? Thanks
    Posted to How do I? (Forum) by Libba5 on Aug 15, 2011
  • Re: Single Crochet Intarsia Help

    Is the border in a different color and you are only doing one to two stitch width? If so, make sure you are changing color in the prior stitch. Watch the video on how to change yarn in the middle of your work (Go to Video tab and look under Crochet Techniques, Changing Yarn in the Middle of Your Work...
    Posted to How do I? (Forum) by jroberts123 on Apr 16, 2011
  • Re: How to crochet a border around a place mat

    After 30 years away from the craft, I began to crochet again about 18 months ago in an effort to quit smoking. I know how therapuetic crochet can be. I consider myself a beginner too and have watched a ton of videos on YouTube. Once you see one that was helpful, keep the link in your favorites. The YouTube...
    Posted to How do I? (Forum) by jroberts123 on Mar 29, 2011
  • Changing Yarn

    How do you change yarn in the middle of a project and secure the ends of the yarn once you've chenged yarns?
    Posted to How do I? (Forum) by Borealis22 on Jul 29, 2010
  • Crocheting from a cross stitch type graph pattern.

    Good Morning all! I am trying to learn how to crochet a pattern for an afghan following a cross stitch graph. The designer states it is not difficult, but there are several color changes in following the pattern. Before I purchased the pattern, I thought one could just crochet the design over a completed...
    Posted to How do I? (Forum) by sumbunnysmawmaw on Feb 23, 2010
  • Weaving in Ends, 2-Part Question

    I am working on a stripe blanket that has several color changes. It's super-soft acrylic yarn, so when I tie knots in the two colors before working the first row of the new color, I find that they slip out easily. I made the mistake of tying two pieces then trimming the excess yarn. Before I knew...
    Posted to How do I? (Forum) by jli2 on Feb 10, 2010