Free crochet pattern: chunky crochet storage tubs

We’ve got a free pattern for you to create your own chunky crochet storage tubs, to tidy up all those loose bits and bobs in your home.

How to make t-shirt yarn for knitting or crochet

How to make tshirt yarn - molliemakes.com

Transform a tee into chunky yarn for crochet or knitting with this super-quick tutorial from One Social Girl.

Video: 12 days of crochet: Treble 3 together (tr3tog) [Day 12]

How to crochet video: Treble 3 Together Trble 3 Together Abbreviation: tr3tog Yarn round hook, insert hook into stitch, yarn round hook and draw through stitch. Yarn round hook and draw through 2 loops. Do this a total of three times, leaving you with 4 loops on your hook. Yarn round hook and draw through… Continue reading

Video: 12 days of crochet: Reverse Double Crochet (crab stitch) [Day 11]

How to crochet video: Reverse Double Crochet Reverse Double Crochet Abbreviation: Crab stitch Insert hook into stitch, yarn round hook and draw through stitch. Keep tension firm… Yarn round hook and draw through remaining 2 loops on hook. Repeat this is every stitch to the right. Watch the video to see how it’s done… Join… Continue reading

Video: 12 days of crochet: 2 Treble Cluster (2-tr cluster) [Day 10]

How to crochet video: 2 Treble Cluster 2 Treble Cluster Abbreviation: 2-tr cluster Yarn round hook, insert into stitch, yarn round hook and pull through. Yarn round hook and draw through two loops (2 loops left on hook). Repeat the above again putting the hook in the same stitch indicated (3 loops left on hook). Yarn round… Continue reading

Video: 12 days of crochet: Half Treble (htr) [Day 9]

How to crochet video: Half Treble Half Treble Abbreviation: htr First wrap yarn round hook, then push the hook into the stitch… Yarn round hook and pull through stitch, you’ll have 3 loops on your crochet hook. Lastly wrap yarn round hook once more and pull through all 3 loops on hook to finish the… Continue reading

Video: 12 days of crochet: Double crochet 2 together (dc2tog) [Day 8]

How to crochet video: Double crochet 2 together Double crochet 2 together Abbreviation: dc2tog This technique is a neat little way to decrease and shape your crochet. Push hook into stitch, yarn round hook and pull through stitch, you’ll have 2 loops on hook. Push hook into next stitch, yarn round hook and pull through… Continue reading

Video: 12 days of crochet: Magic Ring [Day 7]

How to crochet video: Magic Ring Magic Ring Hold the yarn in your hand and wrap the working (long) end around your forefinger twice (cross them at the bottom). Insert your hook in the ring: under the first piece of yarn and over the second, and turning your hook towards you. Then wrap the yarn… Continue reading

Video: 12 days of crochet: Slip Stitch (sl st) [Day 6]

How to crochet video: Slip Stitch (sl st) Slip Stitch Abbreviation: sl st A slip stitch is a crochet technique that joins two stitches together to form a ring or to complete a round. Insert hook into stitch or chain space you want to join to. Wrap the yarn around the hook and pull through… Continue reading

Video: 12 days of crochet: Treble crochet (tr) [Day 5]

How to crochet video: Treble crochet (tr) Treble crochet Abbreviation: tr Wrap the working yarn around your hook and insert into next stitch. Wrap the yarn round your hook again and pull it through the stitch (3 loops on hook). Wrap the yarn round your hook and draw through the first two stitches (2 loops… Continue reading