How to start a bag bottom or shoe soles in 3 different ways – Crochet Tutorial

When creating bags or even shoes/ shoe soles in crochet one usually, not always as it depends on the pattern, starts with a rounded rectangle by making a chain and then crocheting single crochets (or any other stitch) into each chain on both sides of the chain. When using this technique you usually create gaps…

Tutorial: How to do the Waistcoat Stitch AKA the Knit Stitch – Crochet Stitch Tutorial

  I recently discovered the Waistcoat Stitch AKA the Knit Stitch as many people call it, because it looks like it was knitted but it was actually crocheted. After making a quick one minute video using this stitch and creating small little hearts with this stitch for Facebook and Instagram, it went viral. WOW. Thank…

How to make a crochet graphgan or crochet portrait – crochet tutorial

  I made a crochet portrait of my late boss (Daniel Salomon, M.D. from The Scripps Research Institute in San Diego, CA) to give to his wife who absolutely loved it which made me very happy. When posting a finished picture of it on social media, I was asked how I made it. Well, this…

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