Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
Skills needed: Graduate of Learn 2 Crochet class or have basic crochet experience. Only hdc stitches are used! Are you ready for an easy fitted garment?
Materials: H hook & 400-1500 yard of worsted weight yarn (Yarn suggestion: Berroco Vintage Worsted)
Description: This simple top is a perfect project to test your beginner skills -- while making a super cute first fitted project! Using only half double crochet stitches (w/increases and a few front and back loop sts), this piece is worked top-to-bottom and flat. Complete your top by stitching the seam up the back -- or keep going by adding some finishing touches like a cute applique, surface stitching or special edgings. This is also a great project to play with color!!
It can be worked up in many sizes. Here is a list to help you with yardage requirements when selecting your yarn:
[Size // "chest circumference // yardage needed]
2-3 // 22" // 400 yds
4-5 // 23" // 520 yds
6-7 // 25" // 610 yds
8-9 // 26.5" // 725 yds
10-11 // 28" // 800 yds
12-13 // 30.25" // 915 yds
14-16 // 32" // 1030 yds
small // 33.75" // 1125 yds
medium // 35" // 1350 yds
large // 37.25" // 1500 yds
Who doesn't want to try their hand at this project! So simple and so much fun to be had with this one!!
Beginner - you have no experience with the technique or skills, the class is designed to teach you the basics.
Intermediate – you have some experience and confidence with the technique or skills, but need a bit more practice, you’re ready to take your skills to the next level.
Advanced – you know how to read patterns and understanding how the stitch is made; you know what you are doing. You are ready for a challenge and to learn new techniques and skills.
Please Note: The cost of the class does not include materials or patterns so these must be purchased separately. Unless otherwise stated, we require that all class yarn is purchased here at a 10% discount. Just let us know if you need assistance with your selection, we're happy to help! Please be sure to make your purchases prior to class to avoid any delay in start time.
Please come prepared since there will not be time during class to catch up on homework. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding homework. Payment Class sizes are limited so students must register and pay prior to the class, in person, online or call-in to reserve a spot. We accept cash, check or credit card payments for classes. Refund Policy Cancel 48 hrs or more prior to class – full refund Cancel 24 – 48 hrs prior to class – Receive a store credit for full amount Cancel less than 24 hrs prior to class – No Refund of any kind If Harps & Thistles and/or the instructor cancels the class for any reason you will have a choice of applying the fee to another class or receiving a refund.