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Classic Crochet: The Granny Stitch
Classic Crochet: The Granny Stitch
Tamara Kelly
Tackle the iconic granny stitch and granny square as you create a stylish hooded vest.
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Build your skills as you master one of the most popular stitch patterns — the ripple stitch.
Kim Werker
Kim Werker
Everything you need to get started with crochet, plus four fun projects to practice your stitches.
Salena Baca
Salena Baca
Get started with crochet! From holding your hook to creating a beautiful granny square blanket, get the techniques you need to crochet with confidence!
Kim Werker
Kim Werker

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