Crochet "How to" Videos

REMEMBER:

  • When you work in the foundation chain, you will see one yarn strand on top of the hook and two below
  • When you work in subsequent rows, you will see two strands of yarn on top of the hook - this is the "V" shape you see on the top of the previous row you made.

[Videos are currently only right-handed and in UK crochet terms.]

  • Slipknot

    How to make a slipknot by laying yarn in a loop on a table.

    Tip:

    • Use a light coloured background for dark/brightly coloured yarn and vice versa.
    Simple Slipknot video 
  • Foundation Chain

    How to make a foundation chain.

    Also - see how to make a slipknot by twisting the yarn on the hook.

    Tip:

    • Practise making chain stitches till you can get them beautifully even! It is worth it!
    Foundation Chain video 
  • Double Crochet

    How to do double crochet stitch.

    Tips:

    • In the first row start in the 2nd foundation chain from your hook.
    • At the end of each row (before starting another double crochet row) make ONE turning chain.
    Double Crochet Stitch video 
  • Treble Crochet

    How to do treble crochet stitch.

    Tips:

    • In the first row start in the 4th foundation chain from your hook.
    • At the end of each row (before starting another treble row) make THREE turning chains.
    Treble Crochet Stitch video 
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