Our video tutorials guide you step-by-step through every crochet project. All the stitches are included. New to crochet or need a refresher? You’ll find instructional videos teach you how to make the stitches in detail when you learn how to crochet with MainelyDiY.com and the Crochet Kitty.
Why not give thanks with this cute little pumpkin ornament? It is done in single crochet.
Fall PumpkinCelebrate autumn with our pumpkin. Pumpkins are a great idea for both October’s Halloween and November’s Thanksgiving. It starts off with the magic butterfly variation of our magic circle.
Spiral crochet with 2 colors and the magic butterfly
Learn to crochet in the round with two colors giving it a spiral effect. Start with a magic butterfly – a variation of MainelyDiY.com ‘s super simple magic circle technique.
Does it seem like picking out a yarn needle is like finding a needle in a haystack? Who knew there were so many choices? Take a look at the advantages and disadvantages in this product review.
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Granny and Joints
Are you ready for all your granny squares to come together? The crochet kitty can’t wait.
Granny gets blocked
Make your own tool to get equal sized granny squares.
Continuous Granny SquareDo want to continue your Granny Square row in the same color? Try this color keeper technique.
In this lesson in the granny square series, you how to make more than one row in the same color yarn without tying off and then restarting.
Crochet Granny Square Lesson 3
This lesson in the series focuses on how to complete row 3 which the basis for subsequent rounds.
We love these pencil cases for storing crochet hooks. Don’t forget to add a small pair of scissors and a yarn needle or two and you’ll have a ready to go crochet kit.
The magic circle demystified mini video
Demystify the Magic Circle in this super simple step by step video.In the process of demonstrating the magic circle on my previous crochet videos, I realized the magic circle was difficult to explain and show. I looked to see how others were making the circle and they seemed complicated.
I thought there must be a better way!After a bit of brainstorming, I formulated a super simple technique that is so easy to make, learn, and remember.
Crochet and yarn crafts
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After completing the center of your Granny Square, you are ready for the next lesson in the series.
Stay tuned for row 3 as it will be posted soon.
Excellent place to start learning crochet as it is easier to work in a hole space then a single stitch. Both the traditional and magic circle methods are included. Even the Crocheting Kitty gets into the act.
How to crochet a flat circle along with the Crocheting Kitty. We start with the traditional method. Be sure to watch to the end to see the Magic Circle for a tiny hole in the center.<
Already know how to double crochet or want a quick video to see how you can achieve 3 different row effects? Then this is the video for you.
Learn how to make the double crochet stitch. Get different effects with 3 different minor stitch variations.
Learn how to do single crochet stitch. With 3 minor stitch variations, you can get 3 different looks. Even our kitty gets into the action. This post has more than one video and this first one takes you through the entire process.
Already know how to single crochet or want a quick video to see how you can achieve 3 different row effects? Then this is the video for you.
These next 2 videos are for review. There is the chain stitch which is your beginning foundation row and crochet hook selection.