Crochet Coil Basket - $35

Wednesdays, January 18th & 25th, 6-8p

In this class, students will learn how to crochet over cotton cording to create a basket with some structure!  The cotton cord offers more support than just plain crocheting and give a chunky look without having to use large yarn.  These baskets are great for carrying around your next project or for use in your home!

Prerequisites: Beginning Crochet class OR beginner crochet skills (comfortable with basic stitches)

Supplies:

  • Worsted or aran-weight yarn in several colors (we used Rauma Vamsegarn)
  • US I crochet hook
  • Cotton cording (provided)

Skills Learned:

  • Magic ring beginning
  • Crocheting around a cord
  • Crocheting in a spiral
  • Crochet increases
  • Changing colors
  • Handle shaping
  • Crab stitch