Next in my Corner to Corner (C2C) Basics series, this tutorial will show you how to create professional quality corner to corner graphs for FREE!
If you are new to C2C, check out the following tutorials in the series —
Guide to Changing Colors in C2C
How to Read C2C Graphs and Written Instructions
Before you know it you will be a master at the corner to corner crochet technique and will want the ability to create your own corner to corner masterpieces! Enter the wonderful stitchfiddle.com!
Stitch Fiddle makes it easy to create and personalize your own graphs in corner corner! Perhaps you want to design a pillow with a grandchild’s name on it or your son loves turtles and you want to design a turtle blanket in his favorite colors — Stitch Fiddle will help you!
You may also like the follow free patterns at Nana’s Crafty Home!
Here are a few screen shots to get you started
Head on over to stitchfiddle.com —
Choose your craft: select crochet
What Kind of Crochet Project? select Corner to Corner Crochet
Create Crochet Chart: How I Start: Select Empty Chart (own design)
Select size of your grid by selecting number of columns (width) and number of rows (height).
Optional: Click on size calculator to enter in gauge swatch information which will calculate the size of your finished project.
Click on Create Chart
A blank graph with the selected grid size will populate your screen. Don’t worry – yours will be white!
You can now add or subtract colors to your graph as desired!
Watch the video tutorial below for an overview of how to create a graph, add/remove colors, add/subtract rows/columns, save your graph and how to download the graph once complete.
In the video I have also included a brief overview of how to print/download the written instructions for your graph. This service is part of the premium version of Stitch Fiddle and is not available as part of the free version. However, the premium version of Stitch Fiddle is very reasonably priced if you want that feature!
This is just a very basic overview of how to create a C2C graph from an empty chart but there are so many other ways to use Stitch Fiddle! You can even create a graph from a photo! An amazing feature!
And because I love you here is a free graph you can print and use!