It’s a new year, full of new possibilities – some of them in crochet! Today on Facebook I’ll catch you up on the latest Moogly news. And then on YouTube, it’s a reader request: I’ll demonstrate how to crochet pleats – two ways!
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Facebook Live approx 10:45 am Central
In this month’s Facebook live, catch up with the latest Moogly happenings!
What I’m Wearing: Smokestack Cowl
How to Crochet Pleats Two Ways
YouTube Live approx 11:15 am Central
Pleats add movement and interest to fabric pieces – and they can do the same for crochet! There are several ways to crochet pleats into your fabric – here are two of them! First, I’ll show you how to make simple crochet folded pleats from the bottom up, then the crochet box pleat from the top down.
Upcoming Lives with Moogly!
Next Moogly Live
January 25 at about 10:30 am CT – Did you know that you can turn all sorts of patterns into crochet patterns? Cross stitch, Perler beads, even pixel art – and you can work them in several ways too! Let’s talk about it!
Lunch and Learn: Must-Know Stitches – Creating Texture With Front and Back Posts
Learn the basics of post stitches as seen in this gorgeous blanket designed by Hannah from Daisy Farm Crafts!
Textured Crochet Winter Hat with Tamara Kelly
Stitch in the round to crochet this wonderfully textured hat with a raised trellis design. Learn to use a combination of post stitches and treble crochets for creating the cable-like details.
Hand Crochet 3-Hour Throw with Tamara Kelly of Moogly – Free Online
Don’t know how to knit or crochet? Want to try something new? Moogly has the project for you! Join Moogly to learn how to make this ultra-plush, soft knit blanket with just your hands in no time! No equipment is required.
Texture World Crochet Blanket with Tamara Kelly
Today’s class features a sampler-style blanket that combines 4 different stitch patterns for a wonderfully textured piece. Join us to learn the stitch techniques that bring this blanket to life.
Crochet 101 with Tamara Kelly of Moogly
Learn crochet essentials and get started on your first project!
In this class, we’ll cover: how to read a crochet pattern, how to get started and chain, single crochet, and double crochet. This interactive class is perfect for learning basic skills you can use in a variety of projects. Ask our instructor questions as you stitch and engage with other class participants for a supportive guided learning experience.
Have a wonderful day all – see you next time! And before you go, here’s a Pin to add this post to your pinterest board so you can make pleats when you’re ready!