4 Foundation Crochet Techniques
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Lena Skvagerson is lead designer for Annie's exclusive pattern collection, Annie's Signature Designs. Lena is also producer and one of the hosts of Annie's popular TV show Knit and Crochet Now! Lena was born and raised in Sweden. She learned to crochet and knit at age 5, made her first sweater by the time she turned 15, and created her first knitwear collection at age 17!... Full bio »

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Have you heard of foundation crochet stitches? Do you know why these techniques are so useful? Here's a hint--it has to do with saving time and creating elasticity. Crochet expert Lena Skvagerson will demonstrate 4 foundation crochet stitches in this Quick Stitches & Tips episode. You will learn the foundation single crochet, foundation half-double crochet, foundation double crochet and foundation half-double crochet slip stitch.