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Knit & Crochet: Beginners welcome; Experts needed!

March 22, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

From left, Jill Coelho, retired librarian, Widener Library, and Leon Welch, Leon Welch, Purchasing Assistant, Harvard University Health Services are members of a Harvard knitting circle that meets together outside Lehman Hall at Harvard University. Kris Snibbe/Harvard Staff Photographer

Meet at Handcrafted for a weekly evening of knitting, crochet and conversation. We’re happy to show you the basics and have a few simple projects on hand. Bring your own supplies or buy ours. So, grab your hooks and needles and come on down to Handcrafted on Thursdays from 5 – 7pm – or later…. to mingle with knitters for advice, friendly conversation and a crafty good time.

Price:  Free, no registration required
Materials and beverages available for purchase.
Skill level: All.

Want a head start? Check out some of these you-tube videos:

Crochet Guru on YouTube

Here’s the summary of lesson 1 and you can skip to lesson 2!

  • Hook:  I-9, aluminum
  • Yarn: Medium, worsted weight indicated with this symbol —


  • Small, sharp scissors



You will need 2 needles and some yarn.  Then, try one of these tutorials.

The free videos at (the site has paid videos too)
How To Knit: The Very Basics!
Learn to Knit – Simple Dishcloth – Knitting for Beginners
Learn Continental Knitting | Beginner’s Tutorial for Knit & Purl Stitches | Slow Demo Lesson
Beginner Knitting – Long Tail Cast On Tutorial
How to Knit for Beginners ebook


March 22, 2018
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Handcrafted @ Heritage Square
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The Bungalow@Heritage Square
602 E Adams Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004 United States
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