Archive | December 2015
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Numbers Under Each Design – Helping You Create Your Own Projects
I’ve received a question regarding the meaning of the 6 sts + 6, 4 sts + 4, etc. found in Interlocking Crochet™ under each design. These numbers are for you to use when you are creating your own projects. Subscribe to My Crochet Channel or go to: YouTube.com TanisGalik This first number lets you know how […]
The difference between the Zigzag Design and the Squiggles Design
What is the difference between the Zigzag Design and the Squiggles Design? Subscribe to My Crochet Channel or go to: YouTube.com TanisGalik They are close. The difference is in the B Rows. In the Zigzag Design starting with Row 2 A & B (and in all following rows) each stitch is opposite of the stitch in […]
How do I design my own unique, multi-paneled Interlocking Crochet™ afghan or baby blanket?
The best way to design your own multi-paneled Interlocking Crochet™ afghan or baby blanket is to make a sample. It’s not as hard or as time consuming as you might think. Actually since you’ll be able to see if the designs work together and catch any problems before you begin your project, it can actually […]
Color Choices for Interlocking Crochet™
I tend to pick colors with strong contrasts, especially working a warm shade with a cool shade or a bright color with a dark one. Colors you normally wouldn’t think to put together can make the most interesting combinations. Subscribe to My Crochet Channel or go to: YouTube.com TanisGalik In fact, I’ve found that if the […]
Teaching Interlocking Crochet™ to Others
If it is at all possible, bring a computer to your class or teaching session and show the free videos from the Interlocking Crochet™ website so people can watch the concept and the stitches up close before you assist them individually. Subscribe to My Crochet Channel or go to: YouTube.com TanisGalik I have found showing the […]
Yarn Choices for Interlocking Crochet™
I’ve received several questions about the yarns I use for Interlocking Crochet™. The terms differ depending on your county. However, if you know the hook size suggested for the yarn you want to use, it will help. Subscribe to My Crochet Channel or go to: YouTube.com TanisGalik The Coats nylon (www.coatsandclark.com) is described as 100% nylon […]
Share Interlocking Crochet™ Pictures on Ravelry
Some crocheters are beginning to send me pictures of their Interlocking Crochet™ projects. Below are two from Interlocking Crocheter Lisa. Subscribe to My Crochet Channel or go to: YouTube.com TanisGalik Why not post your pictures so everyone can see them? First, join http://www.Ravelry.com. It’s free. Then you can post all your pictures in your “notebook”. Also, you […]