Index for the practice piece Intro and setup: click here to go to that page Row 1: click here to go to that page Row 2: that’s this page Row 3 and finishing: click here to go to that page The video The video for row 2: https://youtu.be/X0-ZAoOGTOI Or see the link at the end of this page. Row 2 Row 2a, color 1 Written pattern row 2a – back: color 2 to back side st *(back, front)* 10x Pattern charts Turn your work. You will now be working on the ‘back side’, so you must take the pattern of the back side. This way youRead More →

Index for the practice piece Intro and setup: click here to go to that page Row 1: that’s this page Row 2: click the link to go to that page Row 3 and finishing: click the link to go to that page The video’s The video for row 1: https://youtu.be/bxvvkLIHU3s The video for extra tips: https://youtu.be/xUbPqQ7JAqc Or see the links at the end of this page. Row 1 Because we’re doing a small piece, and the chain row of color 2 is not very long, we will use a way of starting this by ‘weaving in’ color 2 through the openings of color 1. I will give awayRead More →

To reduce the loading time of this page I use ‘thumbnails’. These are reduced, and sometimes cropped versions of the bigger picture. Do you want to see something completely and full size, or download a pattern, then click on the small picture to see it all. Index for the practice piece Intro and setup: that’s this page Row 1: click here to go to that page Row 2: click here to go to that page Row 3 and finishing: click here to go to that page The video’s For each part I made video’s.  The introduction video: https://youtu.be/9qKZ9Oe6riE The setup video: https://youtu.be/JjxsuOFrQz8  Or see the linksRead More →

Welcome to the Hooked and Locked CAL (HAL CAL) <Edit January 16 2019: The pattern is no longer available for free. You can buy it from my Ravelry shop (https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/sources/the-craftsteachers-ravelry-store). You can find the bonusweek pattern there also. The pictures for each row (see examples on this page here) are no longer available online. Please send an email to info@thecraftsteacher.com if you want to purchase these. > Welcome welcome welcome! Nice to see you here! I really hope you will enjoy it to join! For the ones who don’t know what CAL means: it stands for Crochet ALong, simultaneously crocheting on a project with aRead More →