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Online Class

Fantastic Finishes: Edgings & Borders

$14.99$29.99

Add the perfect finishing touch to your fiber projects! Learn how to crochet and apply breathtaking borders full of intrigue and elegance.

Skill Level

Intermediate

What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor, Edie Eckman
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase, find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Bring out the true style potential in any fiber project! Join popular fiber aficionado Edie Eckman and learn how to crochet beautiful borders that you can apply beyond just crocheted projects. During class, you'll conquer lots of great border styles, from tasteful basics to unique beauties. Along the way, you'll see how to plan for project success, crochet a base row and read charts like a pro. If you run into a bump along the way, no big deal, because Edie will show you how to troubleshoot common problems. You'll also learn new crochet stitches, conquer curves and corners and discover how to apply your border to all sorts of fabrics.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Planning for Better Borders
11:27
Meet crochet designer Edie Eckman, your guide to better edgings and borders. The best projects begin with a plan. Edie walks through her own way of thinking, from where she derives inspiration to how she decides on materials, as a way to help you get started on the right foot.
2. Base Row: Set Up for Success
18:14
3. Simple Crochet Borders
15:54
4. Advanced Crochet Borders
18:16
5. Special Stitches on Advanced Borders
29:53
6. Turning Corners & Following Curves
27:56
7. Base Rows on Knits & Fabric
29:09

Taught by

Edie Eckman
Edie Eckman
Edie Eckman is a designer, author and teacher who loves both knitting and crochet. She is on a mission to ensure that patterns are as clear as possible to the greatest number of knitters and crocheters as possible and to empower students to gain the skills they need to confidently and enthusiastically take on any crochet or knitting challenge. She is the author of a number of best-selling books, including "The Crochet Answer Book," "Around the Corner Crochet Borders" and "Every Which Way Crochet Borders."

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