How to crochet a shopping bag

Crochet bags are all the rage this season! Never crocheted one before? Do not worry! Here’s a step-by-step tutorial on how to crochet the bag Pacific Blues (DROPS 199-15), so you can easily get to work... (Read more)

category: Full patterns

How to make chain stitches (ch).

Have you learnt how to make the first slip stitch on your crochet hook, is it easy to continue with chain stitches (ch). Look here! Figure 1:Place the yarn with the long tail (the working yarn) over... (Read more)

category: Crochet lessons

How to read crochet diagrams

A crochet diagram consists of symbols, 1 symbol = 1 stitch (or a group of stitches) - the symbol definition explains what kind of stitch it is/how it is worked. The diagram shows all stitches seen from... (Read more)

category: Get started!

How to work double crochet (dc).

When you have made a chain row (ch-row) you can continue back and forwards with different type of stitches. Here we let you know how to work double crochet (dc). Look here! Figure 1: Insert the crochet... (Read more)

category: Crochet lessons

How to work half treble crochet (htr)

Here we have made a chain-row (ch-row). You start to crochet half treble crochet (htr)in the 3rd chain from the hook or in the stitch stated in the pattern. Look here! Figure 1: Grab the yarn with... (Read more)

category: Crochet lessons

How to work treble crochet

Here we have first made a chain-row (ch-row). You start to crochet treble crochet (tr) in the 3rd chain from the hook or in the stitch stated in the pattern. Look here! Figure 1: Grab the yarn with... (Read more)

category: Crochet lessons