Motifs, Embellishments and Appliques
Cheerful Child features granny-style blocks in a variety of designs, all on the easy side. It’s made of 25 squares plus a border. Twelve of the squares are different granny-style designs arranged in a checkerboard pattern with the remaining square design, Hadley #4, of which you make 13. You can find downloadable info-graphics in this post to make the blanket in different sizes, if you’d like.
A Review of Fun and Fantastic Textured Crochet Stitches, a Craftsy Class by Beth Graham
by Carolyn Christmas
“Often the simplest methods are the best to get the greatest effect.” I knew Beth Graham was a crochet teacher after my own heart the moment I heard this, the very first line she utters in her new Craftsy class, Fun and Fantastic Textured Crochet Stitches. Beth shows us how basic stitches can be combined in interesting ways, resulting in beautifully textured crocheted fabrics.