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Skill Level: Intermediate

Learn everything you need to know to be able to make the Gansey-Style Afghan with Crochet expert Lena Skvagerson.

Lena Skvagerson
Learn to Crochet a Gansey-Style Afghan
Lena Skvagerson, Instructor
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Lena Skvagerson, Instructor

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Lena Skvagerson is lead designer for Annie's exclusive pattern collection, Annie's Signature Designs. Lena is also producer and one of the hosts of Annie's popular TV show Knit and Crochet Now! Lena was born and raised in Sweden. She learned to crochet and knit at age 5, made her first sweater by the time she turned 15, and created her first knitwear collection at age 17! Lena worked for a Scandinavian yarn and design company for 25 years. She moved to the United States in 2007 and in 2014 she joined Annie's full-time.

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Tools & Materials
Beginning Chain
Vertical Half Double Crochet ...
Bean Stitch Section
Rib Stitch Section & Vertical ...
Single Crochet & Bobbles ...
Seed Stitch Section & ...
Diamond Stitch Section
Weave in Ends
Class Wrap-Up
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Customer Reviews for Learn to Crochet a Gansey-Style Afghan:

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5 out of 5 (Reviewed by 46 customers.)

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May 21, 2023
Kelly G
Easy to learn, great directions. Love this pattern and style!
April 23, 2023
Lynda C
This class with Lena is the BEST!!!!! I just began crocheting again after 20 plus years. She explains so well and makes it super easy to follow along. I really am enjoying this pattern and know I will make many more!!! THANK YOU!!!!
April 7, 2023
Judith B
I'm new to video classes and love it. the instructor is excellant!!!!!. I've crocheted for years and find this very informative and backs up my interpretation of the patterns I read. It helps to to learn and improve my technique. Thank you!
March 10, 2023
Pat P
Very easy to follow. Will be making many more. Lena is an excellent instructor.
March 6, 2023
Nancy M
Great pattern. Lena is a wonderful teacher, easy to follow.

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