Because I just can’t get enough of playing with motif color and design, I asked Lion Brand Yarn if they’d let me host a Motif Afghan Crochet-Along. They were just as excited about the idea as I had hoped, so beginning tomorrow, September 17, we’ll be choosing colors for our afghans.
The basis of the design is Motif #48 (above) from Beyond the Square Crochet Motifs. Along the way we’ll be playing with color choices and arrangements, as well as trying a few different stitching and construction techniques. At the end of the Crochet-Along, you’ll have your own unique afghan that fits your décor AND your personality. Please join me!
Edie Eckman is a teacher, writer, designer, and editor. She is the author of Storey’s The Crochet Answer Book and Beyond-the-Square Crochet Motifs, and is the editor of Knit & Crochet Ponchos, Wraps, Capes, & Shrugs. Her articles and designs have appeared in publications which include Interweave Crochet, Knitting, and Knit’N’Style. She travels extensively to teach both knitting and crochet at conferences, shops, and guilds.

Edie Eckman

Edie Eckman is the author of Connect the Shapes Crochet Motifs, Around the Corner Crochet Borders, Beyond the Square Crochet Motifs, The Crochet Answer Book, and… See Bio

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