Bruges Crochet Technique

with Mary Beth Temple
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  • In-depth Instruction; approx. 1h
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  • Bonus downloadable PDF resources
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Bruges crochet is a technique used to make lacy crochet ribbons or braids. These decorative motifs can be connected by slip stitching the chains together, allowing you to work in all sorts of directions. Instructor Mary Beth Temple guides you through how to make Bruges crochet techniques and shares her tips and tricks for making this technique accessible to all skill levels!

Mary Beth begins the class by looking at four ribbons – plain, alternating, filet, and treble crochet. Once the basic ribbons are mastered, it’s time to take your Bruges crochet in a new direction. Mary Beth guides you through two different techniques to curve your motifs. The first technique is worked using short rows; shorter stitches are used along one edge to help the fabric make a gentle curve to be worked in the opposite direction. The next curved method is the gathered curve, one of Mary Beth’s favorite for curving her motifs. Both create beautiful, decorative patterns that you can alter to work for a variety of projects.

The class ends with Mary Beth working a stunning circular motif using a Filet Mesh ribbon. She once again shares her expertise on how to adapt this pattern if you want to continue your Bruges crochet adventure and design motifs of your own. With nearly 60 minutes of clear instruction from a world-renowned crochet expert, you’ll find yourself coming back to this class again and again.

Mary Beth Temple

Mary Beth Temple is a long-time designer of knit, crochet and sewing patterns, and lover of any other type of craft that comes across her path! She can often be found crafting by the beach near her home in Wilmington, North Carolina, and makes no guarantees that there won’t be sand in her samples. With more than a dozen books to her name, Mary Beth is a prolific designer whose independent work can be found under her brand name Hooked for Life. You can check out her doings at HookedforLifePublishing.com/blog, and from there visit her various social media outlets.

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Bonus Materials Included

  • Bruges Crochet Technique Class Guide
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  • Bruges Diagrams
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