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Molla Mills - Two-Colour Crochet 'Pohjanmaa' Bag

  • Water of Leith Centre 24 Lanark Road Edinburgh, Scotland, EH14 1TQ United Kingdom (map)

Crochet a two-color Pohjanmaa pattern with a traditional Finnish cotton yarn using tapestry crochet technique. In the 3-hour workshop you will learn how to make a colorful crochet work with a double crochet stitch, you'll learn how to carry the yarns inside the stitch and where exactly to change the color of the yarn to create clean lines in the pattern.

Level: Beginner upwards

Skills needed: Basic crochet skills, how to hold several yarns in the hand while working, how to make a double crochet stitch

Materials to bring: Crochet hooks 1.75mm and 2mm. We will use the size that fits with the students' tension in crochet. (Yarn will be provided by the tutor.)

Any "homework"?: The student can check out the word Pohjanmaa to see where the origin of the work comes from.

Class size: 10

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