The Crochet Crowd

Multiples of Crochet Pattern + Tutorial

Reading Time: 2 minutes How to Figure out the Multiples of a Crochet Pattern When people email us or leave message on the Facebook walls to ask about multiples, this are the steps we take behind the scenes to calculate the repeats in a pattern. We take the written instructions and convert it to a stitch diagram so we […]

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Crochet Multiple Yarn Strands + Tutorial

Reading Time: 3 minutes Crocheting with Multiple Strands Doubling or more yarn strands can significantly change your crochet for a number of positive features. Let me share some interesting facts about this particular crochet topic. Adding More Yarn Strands with Thicken Project. It will make the project heavier in weight. It will make the project bigger because yarn gauge […]

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Figuring Out Pattern Repeat

Reading Time: 3 minutes 2 Ways to Calculate Repeat Patterns From Small Samples or Swatch Sizes For small swatch sizes or samples that are fairly small, Mikey shows how to re-create the pattern in diagram format to show what is happening for the stitches. He needs to figure out the multiples so he can start off with the right […]

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The Secret to Finding the Multiples

Reading Time: 5 minutes What’s the Multiple? The Vintage Fan Ripple Stitch on the right is a great example of a pattern where the multiples were not given. Does that stop me from figuring it out? Absolutely not! I have two methods in how I figure it out. I will share with you my two secrets… well they aren’t […]

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