I Know How to Crochet

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    It Was Such a 70s Thing

    I used to love doing this.  I made lots of money in high school making hats and vests.  I even taught myself how to read the patterns.  I wish I had the time to get back into it.  It was so creative.
    Katija Katija
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Sep 16, 2007

    Crochet

    I learned how to crochet in October 2010. How did I get into it? Well, my deceased mother used to do it and she taught me to make a Granny Square for my teacher for Christmas in the 2nd grade. Since then, I have never crocheted anything else. One day I was bored out of my mind...
    Kcharles1992 Kcharles1992
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 8, 2012

    I Find Crocheting Rather Tedious

    I do know how to do some of the basic stitches though up to the triple crochet. langweilig!
    wack1985 wack1985
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Nov 21, 2009

    Second Project For Me

    I know how to crochet. I learned in October. I made me a afghan already. For Christmas, I made scarfs. That was quit a lot of work to get them done on time. That you would think that I was done with yarn for a while. Nope, I have been making me another afghan. This one will be...
    acjf acjf
    22-25, F
    Feb 19, 2011

    Just Learned How To Crochet!

    Yesterday, a friend of  mine lent me her crochet hook and some yarn and taught me how to do a very basic stich. I'm not sure what any of the technical terms are but, I pull through one loop, then pull through both loops, then repeat. Starting was kind of difficult (after...
    AriesChan AriesChan
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 7, 2010

    Its Okay

    My blind aunt taught me to crochet when i was 14. That woman is incredible. She does so many great things. And she is the best cook. Her food is delicious!
    PeaceLovinIndividual PeaceLovinIndividual
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Nov 20, 2009

    Still Learning

    I'm a self taught crocheter. Everything I learned was from youtube and my first project was an amigurumi jellyfish then I made an unicorn with an overside head.This past year I've been crocheting granny squares for a blanket I hope to finish this fall though I do get distracted...
    sssloth sssloth
    26-30, F
    May 14, 2013

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