Learning to Crochet – Lesson 5 Star Stitch

Yesterday was my birthday and I figured I'd do the stitch I'm currently obsessed with. The star stitch is a little more complicated, but it looks so freaking pretty!! Once you get it down, it should be pretty easy. Start out by chaining 25. Once you have 25, start with the first stitch next to … Continue reading Learning to Crochet – Lesson 5 Star Stitch

Learning to Crochet – Lesson 4 Tips and Tricks

Let's take a break this week and learn a couple tips and tricks to make things a little easier for you. Starting off with tying in your ends. This is something that pretty much everyone hates but I've found a couple tricks to make it easier. When I first started I would just try and … Continue reading Learning to Crochet – Lesson 4 Tips and Tricks

Learning to Crochet – Lesson 3.5 Granny Square Heart

Happy Valentine's! (or almost Valentine's, still a couple days away) This is a bonus lesson for a granny square heart pattern! These are super cute, and not too hard. We'll be using a new stitch, but you already know the double (if not you can go back to lesson 2 and figure it out pretty … Continue reading Learning to Crochet – Lesson 3.5 Granny Square Heart

Learning to Crochet – Lesson 2.5 Half Double Crochet

We have a bonus lesson this week! Well, it's pretty easy once you already have the double crochet down. The half double is probably one of my favorite easier stitches to use. It's easy and looks really nice. You're going to start pretty similar to the double crochet with a chain of 22, base of … Continue reading Learning to Crochet – Lesson 2.5 Half Double Crochet