Tutorials

How To Block Your Granny Squares

How To Block Your Granny Squares

So what is Blocking? Blocking makes sure all you granny squares are the same size and shape, so when you join them together they match up perfectly...
How To Block Your Crochet

How To Block Your Crochet

BLOCKING is the process of 'shaping your crochet' to acheive the very best finish. I always like to block my Baby Blankets and CardigansĀ so that th...
How To Crochet A Slipknot

How To Crochet A Slipknot

A slipknot creates the first loop on the hook. 1 Make a loop in your yarn 6" from the end, make sure the non working end is laying across on top. ...
How To Crochet Chain Stitches

How To Crochet Chain Stitches

Most crochet pieces will start with a length of chain stitches. 1 With the slipknot already on your hook, holding the hook horizontally in your dom...
How To Crochet A Slip Stitch

How To Crochet A Slip Stitch

A slip stitch (sl st) is the shortest and flattest of all the crochet stitches. Slip stitches can be used to crochet a whole piece of fabric and wo...
How To Count Your Chain

How To Count Your Chain

Counting your crochet chain. Most crochet projects start with a chain. It can be confusing when counting a chain length, so it helps to know where ...
How To Make A Double Crochet Stitch (Dc)

How To Make A Double Crochet Stitch (Dc)

DOUBLE CROCHET UK Term - Double crochet (Dc) USA Term - Single crochet (Sc) To Start For this tutorial, I have made up a small sample using Dc (Sc)...
How To Make A Half Treble Crochet Stitch (Htr)

How To Make A Half Treble Crochet Stitch (Htr)

HALF TREBLE CROCHET UK Term - Half treble crochet (Htr) USA Term - Half double crochet (Hdc) To Start For this tutorial, I have made up a small sam...
How To Make A Treble Crochet Stitch (Tr)

How To Make A Treble Crochet Stitch (Tr)

TREBLE CROCHET UK Term - Treble crochet (Tr) USA Term - Double crochet (Dc) To Start For this tutorial, I have made up a small sample using Tr (Dc)...
How To Make A Double Treble Crochet Stitch (Dtr)

How To Make A Double Treble Crochet Stitch (Dtr)

DOUBLE TREBLE CROCHET UK Term - Double treble crochet (Dtr) USA Term - Treble crochet (Tr) To Start For this tutorial, I have made up a small sampl...
How To Make A Triple Treble Crochet Stitch (Ttr)

How To Make A Triple Treble Crochet Stitch (Ttr)

TRIPLE TREBLE CROCHET UK Term - Triple treble crochet (Ttr) USA Term - Half double crochet (Dtr) To Start For this tutorial, I have made up a small...
How To Measure Your Crochet Gauge

How To Measure Your Crochet Gauge

WHAT IS GAUGE? Gauge is the term used to define the tension you need to obtain in order for your crochet piece to come out to the correct size (in...