If you’ve kept up with my other videos, you know the basic stitches: chain, single crochet, and double crochet. At first, they might not seem like much. However, simple patterns like this one prove the basic stitches can create amazing projects. One such pattern is this Shell Crochet Pattern. Once you learn the steps, it… Read More Shell Crochet Pattern: Easy for Beginners
As promised in my video Easy Crochet Tutorial for Beginners: Granny Square, I have typed up a pattern for crocheting a granny square. Get your yarn here! The pattern gives detailed steps for the first three rounds. Then, it explains the pattern that you might have noticed so you can crochet as many rounds as you… Read More Granny Square Pattern
In the world of crochet, new ideas are always hatching. But some patterns are timeless icons of the crochet world. Take, for instance, the granny square. This simple pattern is easily learned and quickly worked. With just a little bit of practice, you can whip up several squares and assemble them into something larger. Or,… Read More Wise Beyond Years: Granny Square Tutorial!
As promised in my How to Crochet in the Round video, I put together a basic crochet hat pattern. What I love about this hat pattern is it provides a canvas for embellishments: cuff the brim, add a ruffly edge, sew on buttons or add crochet flowers. The choice is yours! But however you decide… Read More Easy Crochet Hat Pattern for Beginners
Today I am going to share the basics of reading a crochet pattern. When I first learned to crochet, I didn’t even know patterns for projects existed! If I wanted to crochet something, I had to make it up. However, the more I explored the world of crochet, the more I realized there was too… Read More How to Read a Crochet Pattern 101