How to Crochet: Crochet Tutorials Roundup

How To Crochet: A Beginner’s Guide

This is a regularly-updated index of all of my crochet tutorials that can teach you how to crochet. Some of them have been published here on Crochet Concupiscence. Others were published on various sites around the web that I also write for. In addition to these tutorials, you can find links to a wide variety of crochet tutorials from around the web here.

Crochet Stitches

malabrigo yarn

How to SC, HDC, DC and TR (the four basic crochet stitches) … Note that this was my first tutorial post and it uses links to other sites rather than my own photos and instructions. A related post is this crochet basics infographic. And you may also like this guide to basic crochet stitches.

I’ve also got an updated guide to single crochet, including sc2tog decrease. And here is an updated guide to half double crochet. And an updated double crochet tutorial.

guide to left handed crochet

How to Crochet Left-Handed


How to Read Crochet Symbol Charts

crochet bobbles

Understanding the difference between crochet bobbles, popcorns and clusters. This is the only other tutorial here that uses photo instructions other than my own. Also: How to Crochet a 3 Treble Cluster

tall crochet stitches

How to Crochet 4 Basic Stitches Taller than Treble: Double Treble Crochet (DTR), Triple Treble Crochet (TrTr), Quadruple Treble (Quad Tr) and Quintuple Treble (Quin Tr). And tips for maintaining tension.

crochet v-stitch

How to Crochet V-Stitch with several variations

xdc crochet stitch

How to Crochet Crossed Double Crochet (XDC) and Crossed Treble Crochet

crazy crochet stitch

How to Crochet the Crazy Stitch

how to crochet picot stitch

How to Crochet Picots (with variations)

chevron crochet

Ultimate Guide to Chevron Crochet

crochet granite stitch

How to crochet granite stitch

crocodile crochet stitch

How to Crochet Crocodile Stitch


How to Crochet Extended Seed Stitch

how to crochet

How to Crochet the Solomon’s Knot AKA Lover’s Knot; and here’s another version; and here’s the complete guide

crochet tutorial

How to Crochet Daisy Stitch AKA Star Stitch

how to crochet post stitches

How to Crochet Post Stitches, Complete Guide

crochet post stitches

How to FPDC


How to FPDC2tog

Crochet Motifs and Stitch Patterns

crochet flower pattern

How to Crochet a Flower

how to pineapple crochet

How to Crochet Pineapples

crochet ombre

How to Crochet an Ombre in Blue

butterfly stitch crochet

How to Crochet Butterfly Stitch

crochet granny square

How to Crochet a Classic Granny Square


How to Crochet a Granny Circle

crochet rectangle

How to Crochet a Granny Rectangle

granny triangle crochet

How to Crochet a Granny Triangle in the Round

granny square crochet

How to Crochet a Granny Square (on Craftsy) plus a Tip for Closing the Corner on a Granny Square (@aboutathome)

crochet wave stitch

How to Crochet a Two-Color Wave Stitch

crochet cables tutorial

How to Crochet a Thick Cable Stitch

post stitch crochet blanket 4

Crochet Post Stitch Rectangles

yo-yo crochet

My guide to yo-yo crochet at Red Heart blog

Crochet Technique Tutorials

thread crochet guide

Ultimate Guide to Thread Crochet

filet crochet red

Ultimate Guide to Filet Crochet; see also basics of filet crochet (including calculating starting chain)

crochet roving

How to Crochet Roving

how to corner to corner crochet

How to c2c Corner-to-Corner Crochet + c2c crochet patterns

bead crochet guide

Ultimate Guide to Bead Crochet

hairpin lace crochet guide

Ultimate Guide to Hairpin Lace Crochet


How to Tapestry Crochet

tunisian crochet guide

Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Tunisian Crochet

broomstick lace crochet

Ultimate Guide to Broomstick Lace Crochet


Another version: How to Crochet Broomstick Lace

entrelac crochet

How to Tunisian Entrelac Crochet

bosnian crochet gloves

Basic Guide to Bosnian Crochet (photo credit Keito Dama)

how to crochet a shawl

How to Crochet a Shawl: Ultimate Resource Guide; get inspiration from my roundup of 100 crochet shawls

russian join

How to Invisible Russian Join Yarn

Crochet Project Tutorials

crochet doily placemat

How to Upcycle an Affordable Doily into a Stunning Crochet Placemat. This was updated for posting on Patchwork Posse: How to Turn a Paper Doily into a Crochet Placemat + Making Your Placemat Lay Flat

T-Shirt Yarn Crochet Covered Puppy Bed

How to Make T-shirt Yarn and How to Crochet a Tarn Pet Bed

weaving crochet

Woven Granny Square Crochet Wall Hanging DIY

upcycled crochet

How to Upcycle Old Fishnets into Sexy Armwarmers with Crochet; see a newer version of this tutorial here

crochet clay tutorial

Beads and Bullions Clay and Crochet Boho Necklace Tutorial

crochet lights wedding

Easy Crochet Wedding Table Centerpiece Tutorial

crochet fabric marker

How to Add Color to Crochet with Fabric Markers

Other Crafty Tutorials


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