Marly Bird teaches you how to do a crochet cable stitch and how to make a hooded cowl. This is a free pattern from Red Heart Yarns designed by Qualyn Stark.
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Making the Crochet Cable Hooded Cowl:
Crochet cables sometimes seem intimidating. As with most things in crochet it is all about where you put your hook.
Typically crochet cables are made by using front post and back post stitches to raise them from the body of work. There are other ways to make crochet cables, like the Infinity Crochet Method by my friend Briana K Designs. Inside this FREE pattern from Red Heart we will be using front post and back post stitches to make our cables.
When working a crochet cable pattern it can be hard to know exactly where to put your hook. Using a video is a great tool to learn this technique because you can see exactly where I put my hook and rewatch the parts that you need to go slower at.
What you will learn:
In this free crochet cable stitch video there is so much you will learn. Walk through the first 15 rows of the crochet cable stitch pattern as well as explaining more in depth how to finish off the cable section. By the end you will be confident to finish the pattern on your own.
Learn insider tips for making it easier to crochet cables with this video. After this video you will be well on your way to making any crochet cable pattern that you fall in love with.
In this video you will learn:
- How to make the side panels for the hooded cowl
- Working front post double crochet
- How to work front post treble crochet
- Adding back post double crochet to the mix
- How to cable in front and behind those stitches
Download the Pattern:
Get the free pattern here: http://bit.ly/RH-Cabled-Hooded-Cowl