You know when you get a brand new skein of yarn and you’re super excited to start your project? Do you ever pay attention to the label around your warn, or does it just annoy you and get in the way? Well, I can tell you that the wrapping is more than just a branding logo and a barcode to scan! There is a ton of information packed on that little wrapping!
Everyone says crocheting can be so relaxing- and it can. I often find myself crocheting and getting into a rhythm, so much so, that when I finally come out of my daze- two rows have been completed on my blanket and I didn’t pay attention to any of it! That is until you find…. The knot.
Learning to crochet is honestly one of the most fun things I have ever done before and I’m so glad its been one of my passions. But, when you’re first starting out things can be…. Well, a little less than fun. It can be frustrating to not know what you’re doing (And, if you’d like… Continue reading The Beginner’s Guide to Reading a Crochet Pattern!
What is a darning needle? If you're new to crochet, you might have heard of this but aren't really sure what it is. I know there are a lot of hook and tools to get straight when first getting started. What's a crochet hook? Do I need one or two? What size? How do I… Continue reading What is a Darning Needle? – A Crochet Beginners Guide
This month on my blog here, I have been going over lots of the basics of crochet, and this post right here will be no exception. Today I'll be writing about the importance of crochet gauge in your projects! Don't forget to pin me for easy access later! What is Crochet Gauge? Basically what guage… Continue reading What is a Crochet Guage and Why is it Important?
Disclaimer- I am a JoAnns affiliate, which means if you purchase a product from one of my links, I may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. You can check out more about this on my Private Policies page. (Disclaimer is for my Amazon program, but it remains the same for this… Continue reading What is a Stitch Marker in Crochet?
Have you ever heard the term "Frogging" in relations to crochet? Some of you may have heard of the word, but not know what it means and others are probably staring blankly at the screen or giggling at the word. I remember the first time I heard the word "frogging". I was scrolling through Facebook… Continue reading What Is Frogging In Crochet? -Crochet Definitions
I've been crocheting for many years now, so I wouldn't exactly put myself in the "beginner" category of crochet. (That doesn't mean I would put myself in the "expert" crochet category either though- because there is no such thing in my book!) But, as I've learned, I've also made mistakes (haven't we all?) So, I… Continue reading 5 Things I Wish Someone Would Have Told Me When I Started Crocheting!
When it comes to crochet projects, (or any homemade item) we always want the perfect outcome! It has to look just right! And not only does it need to look good, but the quality of the project also has to be good as well! Which may bring up a few questions, and I am here to answer them all! Read more here!
So you've decided to pick up and learn the art of crochet? One of the first things you'll need is a crochet hook! Here's how to choose the perfect one!