How to Crochet the Paired Double Crochet Stitch

This post may contain affiliate links. All opinions are my own. The Paired Double Crochet Stitch, is super simple to learn and is a fun variation on the double crochet stitch that is created using the double crochet decrease (DC2TOG) and chain stitches. This is a simple one row repeat that works up quickly and … Read more

How to do a Double Crochet Decrease or DC2TOG

This post may contain affiliate links. All opinions are my own. Today I want to share my tutorial for how to do a Double Crochet Decrease, which is also known as the DCDEC, DC2TOG or Double Crochet Two Together Stitch. This stitch is a variation of the Double Crochet Stitch and is regularly used as … Read more

How to Do The Russian Join Step-by-Step Tutorial

This post may contain affiliate links. All opinions are my own. Getting near the end of your yarn and all you can think about is how you’re going to have to weave in yet ANOTHER end? Friend, I’m right there with you. Sometimes, particularly when I’m working on a larger project, I will do whatever … Read more

How to do the Double Crochet Stitch

This post may contain affiliate links. The double crochet stitch is a simple, versatile stitch that is one of the most commonly used stitches in crochet. In terms of height, this stitch is taller than both a single crochet and half double crochet stitch but shorter than the treble (triple) crochet stitch. This tutorial will … Read more

Tips for Crocheting with Faux Fur Yarn

This post may contain affiliate links. All opinions are my own. When I released my pattern for my amigurumi Koala: Kaya Koala, I kept hearing the same questions over and over:  “Is it hard to work with that yarn?”, “I’ve had troubles working with fur yarn in the past, any tips?”,  “How do you keep … Read more

How to Half Double Crochet (HDC)

This post may contain affiliate links. All opinions are my own. The half double crochet stitch is a simple, basic and versatile stitch. In terms of height, this stitch is half way between a single crochet and a double crochet stitch. This tutorial will show you how to do the half double crochet stitch with … Read more

How to Single Crochet (SC) Tutorial for Beginners

This post may contain affiliate links. The single crochet stitch is a simple, basic and versatile stitch. This stitch is used extensively in amigurumi patterns as it creates a dense, closed fabric. This tutorial will show you how to do the single crochet stitch with simple, step-by-step photos and instructions. When the single crochet stitch … Read more

How to Get Your Crojo Back: Overcoming Creative Block as a Crocheter

This post may contain affiliate links. We’ve all been there. You want to pick up your crochet hook and get started on your next project but you’re not sure what to make. You try a few things and nothing feels right. Then it hits you: maybe you’ve lost your “crojo” (crochet mojo). I’ve been there … Read more

How to Organize Your Yarn Stash

This post may contain affiliate links.This is an unsponsored post. All opinions are my own. This week I wanted to talk about some tips to organize your yarn stash. I can appreciate crocheter’s that have it all together. You know the ones I’m talking about. The people sharing pictures on Instagram and Facebook of their … Read more