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Learn to Crochet Sweaters: Raglan, Top-Down & Motif
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Robyn Chachula's path to her successful crochet design career began in architectural engineering. She pursued a career as a structural engineer specializing in historic preservation and renovation. Robyn has been a crochet expert on Annie's Knit and Crochet Now! television program, which appears on many PBS stations. She is also the instructor of Annie's Learn to Crochet... Full bio »

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Do you remember the days of itchy, ill-fitting crochet sweaters? Those days are ancient history with the beautiful designs and soft, pliable yarns that work together to create sweaters that flatter your body.

Join Robyn Chachula as she creates three exclusive sweater designs in todays most popular styles -- raglan, top-down and motif. Using written and crochet symbol diagrams, she demonstrates each stitch pattern used and explains construction techniques that will allow you to customize each sweater design to fit your size and shape.

In this class youll learn how to:
  • Crochet 3 exclusive sweaters.
  • Substitute yarns to achieve the same look as the original design.
  • Determine your measurements and sweater size for a perfect fit.
  • Alter the neckline and yoke to suit your style.
  • Crochet comfortable, stretchy armholes and ribbing.
  • Read crochet symbol diagrams.
  • Lengthen or shorten the body of a top-down sweater.
  • How to change a motif tunic into a motif cardigan or sleeveless top.
Class includes complete written instructions and crochet symbol diagrams to make three exclusive projects: Andi Lace Raglan Sweater, Ruby Top-Down Pullover and Brooklyn Motif Tunic.

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