Tunisian Crochet - Beginner - April 7th ~ 10:30am to 12:00noon

  • $45.00
    Unit price per 

Introduction to Tunisian crochet
Instructor Millie Tansill
Millie enjoys combining texture and color.  Get to know Millie on Ravelry @mftansill or Instagram @mftansill.

We are very excited to offer this class at Sweet Pea Fiber and provide a solid foundation to Tunisian crochet.  This fun technique dates back to at least the early 1800s and has undergone a large rise in popularity in recent years.  

Tunisian crochet is also known as Afghan crochet, hook knitting, tricot crochet, hakking, railroad knitting, and shepherd's knitting. 

Skills/Techniques Learned

  • Chain Stitch (CH) -- It is important to know the basic crochet chain stitch as a foundation. If you need help learning the chain stitch, call the shop (240-559-7497) and we will set up a no-fee time to teach you the basic chain stitch.
  • Foundation Row
  • Return Pass (RETP)
  • Tunisian Edge Stitch (TES)
  • Tunisian Simple Stitch (Tss)
  • Tunisian Knit Stitch (Tks)
  • Tunisian Purl Stitch (Tps)

Class Supply List

  • Tunisian crochet hook (6.0 or 6.5 mm) Shop hooks will be provided for use during class. 
  • A small ball of DK weight yarn to work with in class as you learn the stitches.  Shop yarn will be provided for use during class.

Skill Level:  Complete Beginner -- You should know the chain stitch; if you do not, please come by the shop before the class for a quick chain stitch lesson.


Illness protocol: Please do not attend class if you are not feeling well or have been exposed to COVID. Masks are welcome, yet not required.

Refund policy: Refunds or rescheduling are not possible for no-shows or cancellations with less than 48 hours’ notice.