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Zigzag Crochet: A Beginner's Guide to Ripples & Waves

$29.99$40.00

Build your skills as you master one of the most popular stitch patterns — the ripple stitch.

Skill Level

Beginner

What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including printable resources, four swatch patterns and an adorable baby blanket pattern
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Kim Werker

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

Ready to make waves with your crochet? Follow author Kim Werker as she shares her tips and techniques for working the ripple stitch to create a classic baby blanket. Plus, you’ll see how to customize your blanket using various color sequences and the same basic stitches.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Basics of a Zigzag
42:15
Ready to dive into the wavy world of crochet ripples? In this first lesson, Kim reviews the increases and decreases you'll need to create peaks and valleys so you can get started on your project, a classic baby blanket!
2. Color Play
16:42
3. Gauge
15:38
4. Ripple Variations
08:49
5. Pattern Variations
15:48
6. Finishing Touches & Tips
22:21

Taught by

Kim Werker
Kim Werker
Kim Werker is a writer and editor who started her career by founding the popular website CrochetMe (which, sadly, no longer exists). As an avid maker, she spends at least a few minutes every day making something, even if it's just a few stitches or macaroni and cheese from a box. Kim has served as the editor for Interweave Crochet magazine and authored six crochet books, including "Make It Mighty Ugly: Exercises and Advice for Getting Creative Even When It Ain't Pretty." Visit her website, kimwerker.com, to learn more.

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