For those who are thinking about taking up crocheting, here’s the very first thing you need to learn – how to crochet a chain!
How to Crochet the Chain Stitch: Right Handed Version
How to Crochet the Chain Stitch: Left Handed Version
In words, a chain stitch is when you “yarn over” the hook, and pull a loop through the loop that was already on the hook. That’s it! Getting even chains takes a lot of practice, so don’t be afraid to chain for miles and miles before you move to the next step. If you are trying to chain a certain number of chains, do not count the chain that is on the hook – just the ones that are off the hook already.
Now you can make necklaces, bracelets… try chaining using a chain as your yarn! It’s only step one and you’re already crafting. Stay tuned for more, we’re making them as fast as we can.