How to Make DIY Pom Pom Earrings With Scrap Yarn Tutorial

In this easy tutorial, I’m going to show you how to make your own DIY pom pom earrings!  It’s a fun and easy way to use up scrap yarn and it makes a great handmade gift. I’ve included a photo and full video tutorial to show you how to make your own pom pom earrings. … Read more

How to Seamlessly Change Yarn Colors in Crochet Tutorial

Learning how to change colors in crochet is a great way to add detail and excitement to a crochet project.  In today’s quick tutorial, I’m breaking down the basic technique for how to change yarn colors in crochet projects for complete beginners.   If you’re a visual learner, I’ve included a photo tutorial as well … Read more

How to Make a Slip Knot For Crochet Beginners

Ready to learn how to make a slip knot for crochet?  It’s way easier than most folks think and today I’m going to show you 3 different methods to make a slip knot to start your crochet projects. You’ll find both a photo tutorial and video tutorial showing you each of these techniques clearly so … Read more

How to Hold Yarn Double Using Two Strands from One Skein

Ever wondered if you could crochet or knit with two strands of yarn from just one skein? Well, guess what? You totally can! Knowing how to hold yarn double from one skein is an awesome trick that’s a total game-changer both both knitters and crocheters! No need to fuss with multiple skeins of yarn —just … Read more

How to Crochet a Chain For Beginners With Pictures and Video

Knowing how to crochet a chain is a vital first step in learning how to crochet.  Crochet chain stitches are where you will work your first row of crochet stitches. I’ll show you today how to crochet a chain in my step-by-step guide in which I’ve included both a video tutorial and a photo tutorial … Read more

How to Crochet on Both Sides of a Foundation Chain Tutorial

Knowing how to crochet on both sides of a foundation chain is a critical skill for crocheters to know. You’ll need to know this skill to make an oval shape, commonly used in amigurumi projects, as slipper and baby shoe soles, bag bottoms and more.   In this tutorial I’ll show you how to crochet … Read more

Tunisian Extended Simple Stitch (TES) Photo & Video Tutorial

Are you a beginner crocheter looking to learn the Tunisian extended simple crochet stitch? Look no further! In this ultimate guide, we’ll take you through everything you need to know about how to crochet the Tunisian Extended Simple Stitch, from the materials required to the step-by-step instructions. With our detailed explanations, helpful images in our … Read more

How to Single Crochet Three Together (Sc3tog) Tutorial

Learn how to do the SC3TOG or Single Crochet Three Together with this step-by-step tutorial.  The SC3TOG is a variation of the basic single crochet stitch to decrease three single crochet stitches to one but it can also be used as a cluster stitch. This tutorial includes a photo tutorial with written instructions as well … Read more

How to Tunisian Purl Stitch for Beginners: A Step-by-Step Tutorial

The Tunisian Purl stitch is a versatile, beginner’s stitch for those learning to do Tunisian Crochet. The Tunisian Purl stitch (abbreviated as TPS) is used in a wide variety of projects to add texture to your fabric and when used on its own, closely mimics the look of the knitted purl stitch or garter stitch … Read more

Standing Double Crochet Tutorial: No More SL ST and Chain!

Today I’m going to teach you a new technique that will eliminate the gap created by chain 3 turning chains and help you ditch the slip stitch joining method.  Crochet standing stitches give you a quicker, cleaner yarn join that looks just like a normal double crochet.  I’ll walk you through step by step how … Read more