Felted Beads Tutorial

How to make felted beads
Those small felted beads or bobbles have always intrigued me. They make great embellishments on bags and pretty bracelets. In this tutorial I show you how to make them. Here on my blog I have an additional tutorial how you can use them to create Christmas […]

Crochet Button Tutorial

Crochet Button Tutorial
I am crocheting a cardigan right now and have to make some buttons for the piece. Below I show you how i made my buttons.

The yarn is 100% mercerized cotton, 50 g/100 m   1,75 oz/109 yards: Drops Muskat.

The buttons I chose are 3 cm – 1 […]

Crochet Tutorial Magic Ring or Adjustable Ring

Magic Ring or Adjustable Ring
 Crochet Tutorial
When you crochet a motif you want the center to look even and tidy.

One could start making a motif by crocheting a couple of chains and join these chains by a slip stitch. Then you work for example double crochets into your chains ancd […]

Crochet Terms in US, UK, Danish and German

Crochet Terms in US, UK, Danish and German
Unfortunately crochet terms are not universal, so US crochet patterns and UK/Australia patterns use different names for the same stitches. This is very confusing for a beginning crocheter, who wants to read patterns from English sources. Not only are the terms different, […]

Tutorial: How to read a crochet chart worked in the round

Tutorial how to read a Crochet Chart/Diagram
Crochet Chart worked in the Round
 

Crochet motifs are often charted and this requires that you know the basics about reading crochet diagrams. In this tutorial I show you how to read a chart with the help of the crocheted motif above.

A crochet diagram shows you the pattern […]

Tutorial how to read a crochet chart – diagram

Tutorial how to read a Crochet Chart/Diagram
Row by Row Chart
 

Some crocheters are not familiar with reading crochet charts. Here is a tutorial that takes you by the hand and shows you how to read a chart with a crocheted example.

Following a crochet chart is not complicated once you understand what […]