Category Archives: Video Tutorials

[Video] Surface Crocheting Down a Round Ripple

If you are looking to spruce up a round ripple, this can be an interesting technique for you. It’s a little different than standard surface crochet simply because you have to accommodate for the height of various stitches. Please feel free to leave a comment or any questions you may have.


[Video] Understanding and Creating Filet

This isn’t so much a tutorial rather than a walk-through in understanding the creation process of crochet filet – or at least how I make basic filet designs.


[Video] Single Crochet Foundation Chain

The tutorial below is to help you learn how to do the single crochet foundation chain, also known as the single crochet base chain.


[Video] Decorative Bow

This is a quick tutorial on how I make bows for hair ties, hat clips, and hats. I will be writing up a written version of the pattern and putting it here on the blog under Original Patterns and on Ravelry. (will link to both when available).

If you have any feedback on the pattern, your own comments about making the bow, or the quality of the video, please leave a comment below.


Remembering my Dad and One Handed Crochet

I wasn’t even sure that I would blog today; however, a question on Crochetville inspired me to sit down and try something new – something inspired by memories of my dad and wanting to help out a fellow crocheter.

It’s a 16 minute video – my hair is wet, my face is fat, but it turned out a’right in my book. *smiles*


[Video] Crochet Cross Stitch

I had previously made a video about the crochet cross stitch and realized later that I only showed one version. This tutorial covers three different ways to complete the crochet cross stitch. We all have our preferences so I figured I needed to show all three ways so you can decide which you prefer.


Posted by on October 18, 2011 in Video Tutorials


[Video] Bow Ties

A tutorial explaining how to do the bow tie stitch.


[Video] Turkish Flat Stitch Beaded Bracelet

If you have any comments or questions, feel free to leave a comment.


Posted by on October 10, 2011 in Video Tutorials


[Video] Easy Shells

This video tutorial shows you how to complete the “easy shells” stitch pattern. It is assumed you know how to chain stitch (ch), single crochet (sc), and double crochet (dc).


[Video] Magic Circle

Ever run into a pattern asking you to do the elusive ‘magic circle’? Look no further. The video below explains how to do the magic circle.