Crochet Techniques

Here you can learn all about the various crochet techniques, tips and tricks to help you get the most from your crafts. From double crochet to yarn weight and types, we will help you conquer everything from the basic crochet stitches to creating a stunning winter wardrobe.

Super Chunky Yarn

The Definitive Guide to Super Chunky Yarn By Sarah Shrimpton

So here we are, at the very beginning of the Supersize Crochet Blog Hop!! Exciting, isn’t it? I cannot wait to see what all the Mega-star crochet bloggers make of my new book. And so, it seems a fitting start to begin the Blog Hop with a post all about chunky yarn… Ahhhh, chunky yarn,…

Best Baby Yarns for Knitting and Crochet

 We have got baby fever this week after the birth of the royal baby and thought we’d share our recommedations for baby knitting and crochet patterns and baby yarns so you can make the special little ones in your family something adorable. Baby soft skin deserves super soft yarn and the Lullaby DK range from Stylecraft…

Crochet Stitches for Beginners

By now you have probably realised that this week at Stitch Craft Create we are mostly doing beginner crochet! We love crochet because once you’ve mastered the basics you can make all manner of projects quickly and simply including toys, hats, scarves and blankets. Crochet is satisfying, relaxing and, dare we say it, even a…

Crochet Hook Sizes | US and Metric Conversion Chart

Are you learning to crochet? Different crochet hook sizes can be confusing if you’re new to the craft. How do you know which hook to use with different types of yarn? And there are even different names for the same crochet hook sizes in Europe and the USA too! Crochet hooks come in a range…

The Knitting and Crochet Bible | Edging Techniques

The Knitting and Crochet Bible is bursting with tips and techniques, providing a handy guide for expert and beginner crafters alike. When I heard about this bestselling book I couldn’t resist getting a copy for myself. I’ve discovered so many crochet and knitting stitches and found a new love for edgings! Every project needs a…

How to Crochet | Basic Skills for Beginners

Learning a new craft can always be a bit daunting, but it’s so quick and easy to get started with crochet that there’s no excuse! You need very little equipment, it can cleverly squeeze in to those precious free moments of your day and it’s really rewarding to see your projects taking shape quickly. Crochet…