Throwback post! I know, it’s not a Thursday, but we’re gonna go with it anyways. 🙂 When crocheting, it’s nice to use multiple colors. It adds and extra “wow!” factor to your projects, and fortunately can be quickly mastered. Besides, there’s so many beautiful skeins of yarn in the world, you’ve gotta try crocheting with… Read More How to Change Yarn Colors at End of Rows
What’s the perfect accessory for a hat? What about a tail for a cute amigurumi bunny? Or what accent could you add to the end of a scarf? Look no further than a yarn pom pom! Easy to make, these fun fluffy pom poms can add an extra touch to your project. Besides, why wouldn’t… Read More DIY Yarn Pom Pom
When I first started crocheting, I was afraid of “messing up” when I bought yarn. What was the “right” yarn? Which was the “best” yarn? What if I bought the “wrong” kind? Sound familiar? Maybe you have had this same struggle. You want to buy yarn and crochet things, but you don’t know what to… Read More Lion Brand Homespun Yarn Review
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!
Have you been practicing your chain since my last video? I hope so, because my latest video, introducing the Single Crochet stitch, is here! In this video, I discuss what can be done with a chain, how to count chain stitches, and how a crochet work is structured. When crocheting a project, stitches are worked in… Read More New Video: Single Crochet Stitch -Part 1
Here we are at the third and final installment in my miniseries introducing you to crochet. We’ve looked at what materials are needed and discussed some terms to be familiar with. Now, let’s find out if there are any downsides to crochet and how you can get started! Are there any downsides of learning… Read More So You Want to Crochet? -Part 3
Hi there! I’m so glad you found my page! This is the start of a miniseries presenting the basics of crochet. Hopefully, it will answer some of your questions and give you a place to start. So, let’s get started! What is crochet? Crochet is an art form that allows crafters to make beautiful… Read More So You Want to Crochet? -Part 1