Total Time: 49 mins 37 secs
Taught by Carla Scott
Learn the basics of crochet with hook-and-needle expert, Carla Scott. In Part 1, Carla will teach you everything you need to know to get started, from fundamental stitches to the importance of understanding gauge. Then, in Part 2, Carla will walk you through more advanced techniques, like changing colors and decreasing and increasing. You’ll even learn how to read basic crochet patterns, so you can take these skills and follow any beginner pattern you like. These techniques are all endorsed and used by the Craft Yarn Council to educate new crocheters, making it a great course for newbies or anyone who needs a refresher.
 
Beginner | 49 min 37 sec
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How to Crochet
Part 1:
How to Crochet: Essential Skills for Getting Started
Carla Scott
In Part 1, Carla teaches you everything you need to know to get started, from fundamental stitches to the importance of understanding gauge. You’ll even learn how to read basic crochet patterns, so you can take these skills and follow any beginner pattern you like. 
Part 2:
How to Crochet: Advanced Beginner Techniques
Carla Scott
In Part 2, Carla walks you through more advanced techniques, like changing colors, decreasing and increasing. You’ll even learn how to put all of your new skills together to create a zigzag chevron pattern. 
Learn the basics of crochet with hook-and-needle expert, Carla Scott. In Part 1, Carla will teach you everything you need to know to get started, from fundamental stitches to the importance of understanding gauge. Then, in Part 2, Carla will walk you through more advanced techniques, like changing colors and decreasing and increasing. You’ll even learn how to read basic crochet patterns, so you can take these skills and follow any beginner pattern you like. These techniques are all endorsed and used by the Craft Yarn Council to educate new crocheters, making it a great course for newbies or anyone who needs a refresher.
 
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Medium-weight #4 yarn, for practice
  • US H/8 (5 mm) crochet hook
  • Tape measure or stitch gauge, for measuring gauge
  • Yarn needle, for weaving in ends
  • Scissors
Learn how to:What You'll Get: 
  • A 2-part course to teach the basic fundamentals of crochet
  •  8 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from Carla Scott
  • Detailed supplies list 
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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Terryl Sellers
good overview
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Norma Smith
awesome education regarding the language.
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Yvonne Carson
Love how simple the instructor made her lessons! I felt as if she was right beside me holding my hands and reassuring me that I could DO this!
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