How To's

How To Decrease

Posted by Tiffany Anderson on

When it comes to money, decreasing is easy, but not so much in C2C! Decreasing feels like some super elusive, difficult to understand, impossible to accomplish magical crochet feat when you're working on a blanket. I don't know how many times I have scrapped one row, two rows, three rows or ten rows because I didn't understand where I lost a stitch, if I gained a stitch, or someone donated 20 stitches! All I knew was that I was on row 72 and should have had 72 stitches and my final count was not 72. How aggravating!  Well, fear the...

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How To Change Colors In C2C Crochet

Posted by Tiffany Anderson on

So, you have the C2C technique down pat, but what's a corner-to-corner blanket without changing colors?! To make those gorgeous graphgans that you are looking at, you have to be able to change colors. Is it difficult? Of course not! Take a look at this picture tutorial to see just how easy it is!  So, you have your C2C started, but your graph pattern calls for you to change colors! Now what?  Do your first two dc's (double crochet) in the block before the color change is needed. Then do the third dc, but do not finish the stitch!! Once...

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How To C2C (Corner-to-Corner) Crochet

Posted by Tiffany Anderson on

Welcome to Acrylic Stew! So many of our awesome customers have requested help on learning how to C2C crochet (corner-to-corner), so we tried to collect a lot of information to help you all learn the basics. We hope this turns out to be an awesome resource for you!  We hope the this post is pretty comprehensive, but if you see something that you think we missed or that we need to include in future tools, please feel free to let us know! Also, if you find these tutorials helpful, please share with your friends!  From the Beginning Corner to corner crochet...

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