The Beginner’s Guide to Crochet is a free PDF guide available exclusively on Craftsy, featuring 20 pages packed with tutorials, tips and tricks from experts. Download it instantly for free now (you can even print it easily if you’d like) and enjoy it forever in the comfort of your home or even on the go.
Today is the day you learn crochet! Download Craftsy’s exclusive collection of free crochet tutorials, and discover how to create your own fabulous fabric. With your newfound crochet confidence, you can even teach friends and family members this beautiful and fun art!
Ideal for the absolute beginner this PDF guide shows you how exactly to get started and has a table of those mystifying abbreviations to help you progress with your first written pattern. We LOVE the ‘pretzel method’ for showing how to create a slip knot, and the step by step photos to show how to hold and tension your yarn.
- How to crochet chain
- How to single crochet
- How to double crochet
- Decoding crochet abbreviations
How about put together a starting crochet kit for a friend or relative, and include this guide along with some of the fun items from our Gift Guide here. Or tease them with the link to the guide and follow up with the kit on Christmas Day, along with some in-person crochet lessons of course 🙂