Mermaid Tail Blanket Crochet Class

Class Description

Looking to make a splash with your crochet projects this Summer? Make the Crochet Mermaid Tail Blanket! This crochet class will walk you through the basics of creating the body and fin of this blanket. It’s the perfect project for children and newborns alike. Liz Peltola, an experienced crocheter, will guide you through each stitch. There’s no better way to start your Summer.

This class is fun and fast thanks to expert, Liz Peltola. She guides you through each step in creating this imaginative blanket. The pattern can be worked in two sizes from newborn to children’s. Learn how to create the shell stitch and a basic border at the entrance of the blanket. She’ll also explain how to crochet and attach the fin to the bottom of the project. Because this blanket uses 3 different colors, the class will teach you how to complete color changes in the pattern. The shell stitch lends beautiful texture to this piece and looks more complicated than it is. You’ll be impressed by how quickly this comes together, thanks to this instructional class.

Instructor: Liz Peltola

Liz is a queer crochet artist traveling full time in a vintage RV with her Great Dane Moose, and cat Weezy. She’s been crocheting since she was 10 years old. Usually found somewhere between the Colorado Desert, Sierras, and coasts of Central California, one thing that's always guaranteed is that she has no shortage of crochet projects going at any given time! When she’s not designing for various blogs and magazines, she enjoys hiking, snorkeling, writing, and attending festivals.

Class Details:

Skill Level/ Difficulty: Beginner / Advanced
Yarn: Worsted Weight Yarn
Hook size: U.S. Crochet Hook I-9 / 5.5mm
Approximate Finished Size: Child (Large) and Newborn
     Child Size: Large
          Waist: 24"
          Length: 36"
          Waist: 16"
          Length: 18"

Yarn Recommendation: Sugarbush Bold