Learn How to Crochet for Absolute Beginners – Detailed Video Tutorial


This is the perfect video to watch if you want to learn how to crochet!

In this video we will go over all of the materials you will need & why. To download the shopping list, click here or scroll down to the download box below this description.

You will learn:
1. How to use your yarn
2. How to make a slipknot
     a. Cross method
     b. Thumb Wrap Method
     c. Ribbon Method
3. How to hold your hook
4. How to hold your yarn
5. How to make a chain
6. How to count your stitches
7. How to single crochet
8. How to undo a stitch
9. How to turn your work
10. How to count rows
11. How to finish off
12. How to weave in ends

To follow along with the pattern, you can click the “pattern” tab next to the “description” tab above. For timestamps click the “timestamps” tab. To download the free PDF shopping list, click the download box below!

Row 1: Chain 16. Single crochet into the 2nd chain form your hook. Make 1 single crochet in the next 15 chains
Row 2-13: Turn your work. Chain 1. Make 1 single crochet in the next 15 stitches (Count your stitches at the end of each row to make sure you have the right number!)
Finish off. Cut the yarn many inches away from the crochet piece. Place this yarn onto a sewing needle and weave the yarn into the crochet piece.


What You Will Learn: 0:00:48
Supplies: 0:01:19
     a.Yarn: 0:01:33
    b. Crochet Hooks: 0:04:36
     c.Sewing Needle 0:06:17
     d.Scissors 0:07:08

How to use our yarn: 0:07:24
How to make a slipknot
     a. Cross Method: 0:09:33
     b. Thumb Wrap Method 0:14:06
     c. Ribbon Method 0:16:44
How to hold your hook: 0:19:43
How to hold your yarn: 0:21:06

How to forget to edit out a cough: 0:21:10
How to make a chain: 0:22:34
How to count your chain stitches: 0:28:21
How to undo a chain: 0:31:06
How to make a single crochet: 0:31:52
How to yarn over correctly: 0:37:25
How to undo a single crochet: 0:39:15

End of Row 1 – 0:41:36
How to count your stitches: 0:42:19

Row 2 – 0:44:03
How to turn your work: 0:44:15
Crocheting row 2: 0:45:00
Don’t confuse the last stitch! 0:50:33
How to count row 2 stitches: 0:51:21
How to undo a stitch: 0:54:14

Row 3– 0:52:39
How to turn your work: 0:52:42
Crocheting row 3: 0:53:10

Row 4– 0:56:31
How to turn 0:57:00
Crocheting row 4: 0:57:14
Some words of encouragement: 0:57:51
How to count row 4 stitches: 0:59:00

Row 5– 0:59:14

Row 6: 1:00:04
Write down your rows: 1:00:04

Row 7: 1:00:36
Tension/Muscle Memory Explanation: 1:00:36

Row 8: 1:02:03
Make sure to single crochet correctly: 1:02:03

Row 13: 1:03:37
Counting Rows: 1:03:37

How to finish off: 1:04:42
How to weave in ends: 1:06:24

Intro/Outro Music:
Dar Golan
90s TV Show Music

“Andreas Theme” and “Past Sadness”
Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0


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2 Responses
    1. Aww that’s so awesome to hear Emily! I hope you learned how to crochet, it’s so fun once you get the hang of it! Please always feel free to let me know if you have any questions 🙂 ❤️

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