Back to Basics: 11 Essential Techniques and Stitches for Every Crocheter
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Are you new to crochet or are hoping to improve your current skill set? This selection of 11 video tutorials is just what you need. From mastering crochet essentials like the slip knot and the single crochet stitch, to conquering more advanced techniques like crochet decreases and front post single crochet, these tutorials offer step-by-step instructions for crocheters of every skill level to master the beautiful art that is crochet.


Arguably the first thing you need to learn and do when you begin to crochet, the slip knot can be notoriously tricky to remember how to do. Practice makes perfect and it’s super easy once you get the hang of it. In this video you’ll see two different ways to do the slip knot. Which do you like best? Read More 

This is the perfect first stitch to learn and it’s super easy to do. This stitch is used in most patterns so it’s definitely one to master right away. Single crochet stitches form a sturdy and dense fabric which makes this stitch great for bags, amigurumi and more. Read More 

Just as popular as single crochet, double crochet is just double the length of a single crochet stitch. It’s a great stitch for quick projects as the longer the stitch, the more ground you cover in a faster amount of time. Double crochet is likely the most popular stitch out there because it’s great for blankets and shawls and the projects go by quickly. Read More 

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