Tips and Tutorials

Learn how to crochet with these handy crochet tips and step-by-step crochet tutorials and see just how easy it is to become a crocheter.

Whether you’re looking for specific stitch tutorials or you’re looking for technique tutorials and crochet tips, you’ll find a wealth of information here. See how you can add a fabric lining to your crochet bag, how to crochet the Catherine’s Wheel stitch and even how to finger crochet! These crochet tips and tutorials are meant for every skill level.

Here you’ll also find a variety of individual stitch tutorials as well as helpful diagrams and video tutorials to explain some of the trickier parts. Come learn a new crochet stitch or a brand new technique with us and see how easy it is to become a crochet master!

Crochet Mini Stars and Flags + French Knot Tutorial (Parts 1 and 2)

Discover how simple it is to make mini crochet stars and American flags with this tutorial from Michael Sellick from Plus, learn how to tackle the French Knot. It might look tricky, but it’s a surprisingly simple technique that will add some whimsy to a multitide of crochet pieces, including the adorable mini wreath ornament featured in this video.

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Too Cool for Stitch School: How to Crochet the Flower Puff Stitch

Just like clockwork, when Spring rolls around so does an array of beautiful flowers! The puff stitches in this design resemble whimsical little lilacs, making this stitch the perfect addition to your repertoire as you enjoy crocheting lightweight shawls and scarves during the warmer months! This in-depth tutorial is there to help every crochet newbie who would like to tackle the “Spring Lilac Headband” pattern.

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How to: Crocodile Stitch

The crocodile stitch might look intimidating, but once you’ve mastered it, you’ll love incorporating it into your crocheted pieces, from items to wear to home décor! Once you’ve got it down, practice your skills with the adorable Owl See You at School Backpack pattern in this issue .

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Amigurumi Legs

Amigurumi Legs - Clever Critter Pencil Case

Making legs for your crocheted toys shouldn’t be stressful. This tutorial will show you, step by step, how to make amigurumi legs! Then, practice what you’ve learned in the Clever Critter Pencil Case pattern.

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