The easiest way to add texture AND color to a project? The shell stitch is the answer! A bit of shaping makes this stitch stunningly touchable, and its simplicity makes it easy to experiment with all kinds of color combos.
The first step to making a crochet project is learning to read a crochet pattern. We're here to walk you through all the confusion terms, abbreviations and special stitches.
Your choice of crochet edge can make or break your design. Leaving an edge unfinished is not the end of the world, but if you really want your project to soar, choosing an appropriate finishing stitch can really take it over the edge! #Crochet
Mastered basic stitches? Now try adding these 5 different crochet stitches that add interest & texture to your projects using skills you already have.
Looking for a new crochet stitch? Pull out your favorite swatching yarn and try the primrose stitch for home decor, accessories and more!
Learn how to do the crochet shell stitch with this simple step-by-step tutorial, then practice the stitch with four fabulous patterns. On Craftsy!
Follow Crafty's step-by-step instructions for how to crochet the pineapple stitch. Then, put your new skills to the test with patterns that use the motif.