The "As We Go Stripey Blanket" pattern is a great way to try some new stitches as every row the pattern changes to a new stitch. I've joined the crochet along, maybe you would like to join in as well?
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Excellent write-up on how to read crochet patterns. Great tips on things that aren't specifically written into patterns their just inherent. Plus the basics on learning stitches, what to do with asterisks, parenthesis, etc. Love this!
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