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Beginner Crochet: Circles

Beginner Crochet: Circles

When I wanted information on how to crochet a flat circle, I turned to YouTube. The videos that I watched explained how a flat circle is made by crocheting concentric rows or rounds. Each round is increased by the number of stitches that are in the beginning round. This sounds confusing, but is really very simple once you get started. Single Crochet Circle.  I […]

By January 10, 2015 2 Comments Read More →
Beginner Crochet: Half Double, Double, and Treble Crochet

Beginner Crochet: Half Double, Double, and Treble Crochet

After making my Beginner Single Crochet Potholder, I have the single crochet stitch down pat. I’m ready to move on to half double, double and triple crochet. I’ve found two excellent series of videos that cover beginner basic crochet stitches. One is Beth’s Back to Basics series from Bethintx1. The other is Deja Jetmir’s Beginner Crochet Videos […]

By July 19, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Beginner Crochet: Slip Knot, Chaining, Single Crochet

Beginner Crochet: Slip Knot, Chaining, Single Crochet

A few years ago I taught myself how to crochet by watching YouTube videos. I learned the basic stitches and crocheted a few simple items. However, I stopped before I learned how to read patterns. I really did enjoy crocheting, so I’m going to refresh myself with the basics and then continue on to learn how to read […]

By June 14, 2014 0 Comments Read More →