Foundation Crochet Stitches

Foundation Crochet Stitches

Tired of the foundation chain? Foundation crochet stitches are the answer you're looking for. Foundation crochet stitches will be a game changer if you dread starting a new project because…
How to Make Tassels by Hand

How to Make Tassels by Hand

How to Make Tassels? It's Easy! The Craft Yarn Council made an announcement recently calling all yarn lovers to join them in their Pom Pom Party! They kicked off the…
Crochet Oval

Crochet Oval

A few months ago, I published The Ultimate Guide to Crochet in the Round. But what if you need to crochet an oval? Do the same rules apply? The short answer is…
Sc2tog – Single Crochet Two Together Decrease

Sc2tog – Single Crochet Two Together Decrease

This post is sponsored by Yarnspirations What is Sc2tog? Sc2tog stands for  "single crochet two together" and it is a standard crochet decrease used in crochet patterns. When you make…
How To Find a Pattern Repeat

How To Find a Pattern Repeat

First things first In order to find a pattern repeat, me must first identify exactly what I'm talking about. Sure, it's easy to spot the repeat in a pattern that…
What Is Frogging?

What Is Frogging?

Frogging? Say what? What is frogging? I'm asked this question all the time, "Brittany, what is frogging?" So if you haven't heard of this one before don't worry, you're not…
Ultimate Guide to Blocking

Ultimate Guide to Blocking

Blocking: The Secret To Professional Looking Crochet So many people ask me "Brittany, how do you get your crochet to look so neat?" Well my friends, I'm about to share…
Ultimate Guide to Crochet Straight Edges

Ultimate Guide to Crochet Straight Edges

A recent Facebook poll concluded that many of you need help with crochet rows, specifically which stitch to work into first, which stitch to end with and how to crochet…
How Many Chains to Crochet

How Many Chains to Crochet

How many chains do I make to crochet a ... This is the most frequently asked question that comes to my inbox and social pages. Honestly, how many chains to…
How To Size a Crochet Hat

How To Size a Crochet Hat

If you are like me, you're no stranger to crocheting hats. They are my go-to project in many situations because they require little time and yarn to complete. In my…
Surface Crochet

Surface Crochet

Have you been looking for a technique to spruce up your crochet designs? If so, you may want to give the surface crochet a try. Surface crochet has been used…
Crochet Invisible Join

Crochet Invisible Join

Can you spot the join in these two circles? If you've been crocheting for any length of time, you will more than likely be able to spot the slip stitch…
Crochet Bullion Stitch: The Easy Way

Crochet Bullion Stitch: The Easy Way

Bullion stitches are tough. Yes, I said it and I'm not ashamed to admit that the bullion stitch was a huge problem for me only weeks ago. Sure, the concept was…
Cross Stitch On Crochet

Cross Stitch On Crochet

Video Demonstration Cross stitching on crochet is a very cool way of blending two fiber arts that have been around for many years. You can create a very classic finished…