Easy way to join granny squares – slip stitch method

Easy way to join granny squares

In this quick tutorial, I will explain and demonstrate an easy way to join granny squares using your hook and yarn. You can also follow along with the video. I used this method to make the Dear Peony baby blanket. To get written instructions and all the other parts of the pattern, please buy a … Read more

Does crochet use more yarn than knitting? How about Tunisian crochet?

crochet vs knit vs Tunisian crochet cover

Let’s find out together which of these three crafts is fastest to work up and takes more yarn. Read on to see the results of my experiment with knitting, crochet and Tunisian crochet. Recently, a member of one of the groups I’m part of asked us if we know how much yarn Tunisian crochet uses … Read more

4 easy ways to reduce or remove curling in Tunisian crochet

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In this article, we’ll explore different methods to reduce or remove curling in Tunisian crochet projects. Read on to find out which method will work for your particular project. If you’ve been using Tunisian crochet for a while, you’ll know exactly what I mean when I say “Tunisian crochet curls“. If you’ve ever made anything … Read more

How to square a crochet circle with 8 Dc rows – easy as pie

How to square a crochet circle with 8 Dc rows cover

If, like me, you’re in love with the Neverending Wildflower pattern and want to make a blanket with these flowers, but want to make it bigger than in the original pattern (say 8 rows of petals, like in my blanket), then you’ll need a way to square off that pretty circle, to get blanket squares.  … Read more