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Spiral crochet with 2 colors and the magic butterfly

Learn to crochet in the round with two colors giving it a spiral effect. Start with a magic butterfly – a variation of MainelyDiY.com ‘s super simple magic circle technique.
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The magic circle demystified mini video

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Demystify the Magic Circle in this super simple step by step video.

In the process of demonstrating the magic circle on my previous crochet videos, I realized the magic circle was difficult to explain and show. I looked to see how others were making the circle and they seemed complicated.

I thought there must be a better way!

After a bit of brainstorming, I formulated a super simple technique that is so easy to make, learn, and remember.

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Crochet in the Round

How to crochet a flat circle along with the Crocheting Kitty. We start with the traditional method. Be sure to watch to the end to see the Magic Circle for a tiny hole in the center.

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Granny Square Center – 2 Ways

Excellent place to start learning crochet as it is easier to work in a hole space then a single stitch. Both the traditional and magic circle methods are included.  Even the Crocheting Kitty gets into the act.