Learn How to Crochet Lessons 

Learn How to Crochet Lessons: A Complete Guide for Beginners

I have carefully designed these learn how to crochet lessons and have prepared them for the absolute beginning crocheter. I have been teaching crochet for over fifteen years and, through trial and error, have discovered the tools and techniques that work best for those just starting crochet.

What sets these lessons apart from other crochet lessons:

  • To make the learning process as simple as possible - I  list the exact tools and items you will need to get started in crochet and be successful.
  • Crochet techniques and fundamentals – These lessons will guide you through basic crochet techniques while teaching you the fundamentals of creating stitches.
  • Detailed instructions with clear photographs and videos – These crochet lessons will provide more instructions, videos, and photographs than the average lessons.

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After you buy the book, follow these crochet lessons, and I will guide you through your exciting journey of learning how to crochet! Click Here to Purchase My Book 

Please Enjoy these Learn How to Crochet Lessons

Supplies Needed To Start Crocheting

In this lesson, I will help you choose the perfect yarn, hook, tapestry needle, and scissors to kickstart your journey into the world of crochet. With the right supplies at hand, you'll be weaving delightful and cozy creations in no time! Even though the beginner supply list is short, purchasing the correct crocheting supplies is necessary to get you started. Click here for crochet lesson #1


How to Hold a Crochet Hook

It is essential to learn how to hold a crochet hook the correct way. In this lesson, we will explore the crucial art of holding a crochet hook correctly, discuss various holding techniques preferred by seasoned crocheters, and unravel the mysteries of a crochet hook's anatomy. Your journey to becoming a crochet pro starts here – grab your hooks and let the magic unfold! Click here for crochet lesson #2


How to Hold Yarn for Crochet

In this learn to crochet lesson, you will discover several popular methods of holding yarn for crochet. The holding methods may seem strange or awkward initially, but they will help the yarn glide through your hands more quickly as you crochet. Say goodbye to knots and tangled messes because your crochet adventure starts right here! Click here for crochet lesson #3


How to Make a Slip Knot for Crochet

In this beginning crochet class learn the various methods of making a slip knot. There are many ways to attach yarn to a crochet hook and start a project, but a slip knot is the most fundamental way to attach yarn and begin a project. Once you master the slip knot, you will be ready to make your first set of stitches. Click here for crochet lesson #4


How to Yarn Over the Crochet Hook

In these learn how to crochet lessons, you will learn how to "yarn over." A yarn over is made before starting a stitch. This means you will wrap the yarn around your crochet hook a certain way to make crochet chains and stitches. A yarn over is important because it gives crochet stitches their height. Click here for crochet lesson #5


How to Make a Crochet Chain Stitch

Chain stitches form the foundation or base for building up more crochet stitches. A series of chain stitches can be used to make foundation chains, turning chains, and bridges between stitches. I will discuss the foundation and turning chains in detail shortly. Click here for crochet lesson #6


How to Make a Foundation Chain

In this beginning crochet class, you will learn how to create a chain stitch and a foundation chain. I will also unveil the secrets of creating a chain stitch and a foundation chain – the essential building blocks to kickstart your crochet adventure. Say goodbye to the confusion and hello to a world of creativity as we walk you through each step with ease! Click here for crochet lesson #7


How to Make a Single Crochet

In this beginner-friendly crochet lesson, we will introduce you to the single crochet stitch - the cornerstone of all crochet creations. If you master this stitch first, it will be easier to master more challenging stitches later. So, grab your hook and prepare to unleash your inner craftsperson as we unravel the secrets of single crochet together. Let's get started! Click here for crochet lesson #8


How to Single Crochet on the Second Row

Single crocheting on the second row can be tricky, and it's more complex than repeating the same steps as the first row. Make sure to focus on stitch placement and tension, and with a bit of patience and practice, you'll be a pro in no time! Click here for crochet lesson #9


How to Fasten Off a Crochet Project

Are you ready to put the finishing touch on your latest crochet masterpiece? In this crochet lesson, I will show you how to fasten off your crochet project, ensuring your beautiful work remains safe and secure. After you follow these instructions you will leave feeling confident about completing your projects with finesse! Click here for crochet lesson #10


How to Weave in Yarn Ends

Congratulations on completing your single crochet swatch! Now, it's time to polish it off by learning the essential technique of weaving in yarn ends. Say goodbye to those pesky loose strands and hello to a flawless finish as we guide you through this vital step in your crochet journey. This tutorial will elevate your skills and ensure your projects always have a neat, professional look.  Click here for crochet lesson #11


How to Half Double Crochet

Welcome to our latest crochet lesson, where we'll explore the fascinating world of half double crochet stitches! This versatile stitch, slightly taller than a single crochet, creates a neat and tight fabric that's perfect for a wide range of projects. You won't want to miss how this stitch can add depth and texture to your creations. Let's dive in and master the half double crochet stitch together! Click here for crochet lesson #12


How to Double Crochet 

This beginner friendly crochet lesson will teach you how to make the double crochet stitch. Double crochet is the second most common stitch, which is more relaxed than the single crochet stitch. The double crochet is used in many projects, such as scarfs, hats, and shawls. Click here for crochet lesson #13


How to Triple Crochet

Welcome to another exciting crochet lesson, perfect for those eager to expand their stitching repertoire! Today, we're diving into the versatile and eye-catching triple crochet stitch. This tall stitch creates wide spaces, resulting in a beautifully loose fabric that's perfect for a myriad of projects. So, grab your hooks, and let's unravel the magnificent world of triple crochet together! Click here for crochet lesson #14



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Where do I go next?

After you learn the basic crochet skills and stitches, it will be time to follow the crochet stitch guide, which is also located on the navigation bar. The crochet stitch guide will teach you more intermediate and advanced crochet stitches and techniques.

Imagine a world where the intricate art of crochet didn't exist, and the beautiful handmade crafts that brighten our homes and wardrobes were just a distant dream. Well, crochet enthusiasts, prepare to embark on a captivating journey as we unravel the mysteries of where crochet originated from! Whether you're a seasoned crocheter or just dipping your hook into this mesmerizing craft, this article promises to pique your curiosity and offer a newfound appreciation for the stitches that have brought joy to generations.

To learn more about crochet and where it came from check out this article on wikipedia here at: wikipedia/crochet.org 

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