Create amazing garments, decorations, toys, and functional objects with your own hands
Some people think crocheting is an activity just for older people, but the reality is that contemporary artists from all over the world are reinventing and rediscovering it every day. Crochet is very easy to learn, and it’s also a relaxing artisanal technique for those who love anything fabric and textiles related.
These 6 experts share with you the secrets behind their modern creations, so you too can become an experienced crocheter and create your own toys, objects, garments, or decorations.
Crochet expert Emma Friedlander Collins (@steelandstitch) has a passion and talent for upcycling techniques. She will teach you how to transform your wardrobe with basic crochet stitches, so you can enjoy upcycled garments that reflect your personal style while you have fun.
Alicia Recio (@alimaravillas) is a Nordic-style crochet designer that has taken social media by storm with her minimal designs filled with hipster vibes. In this course, she will teach you to crochet beautiful garments imitating the texture of two needles knitting, and how to add color to your creations for a maximum impact.
As a crocheter and character designer, Príncipe del Crochet (@principe_del_crochet) has created a solid online fanbase with his amigurumi dolls based on children's stories. In this course, he will show you the process and techniques to create your own amigurumi characters with a detailed and colorful finish.
Crochet designer Leire Villar (@ameskeria) is also a photographer and art director, known for her contemporary view on textile design. In this course, you will learn the basic crochet techniques to bring characters to life using yarn and a crochet needle, and how to build tridimensional shapes and figures.
Multidisciplinary artist Angela Cayero (@poetyarn) specializes in the tapestry technique. She will show you how to unlock your creativity to design modern and bold patterns to create unique pieces such as purses, backpacks, and decoration pieces for your home.
Binge Knitting (@bingeknitting) is a duo conformed by designers and weavers Bárbara Bremer and Carolina Herrera. They will teach you the main stitches to create handicrafts, with both two needles and crochet hooks. Create fashionable accessories and home decor pieces with a modern and hip look.