9 HD Video Lessons
Vickie Howell is best known as the host and creative consultant of TV's Knitty Gritty and co-host of DIY Network's Stylelicious. She's the author of seven knit, crochet and craft books, including, Step It Up Knits: Take Your Skills Up to the Next Level with 25 Quick & Stylish Projects. View profile »
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with Vickie Howell
Whether you've never touched a crochet hook before, or you're looking to refresh your skills, Crochet Lab with craft champion Vickie Howell will have you crocheting like a pro in no time at all. In this introductory course, Vickie guides you through the basics of crochet: picking the right yarn and hooks for your projects, basic stitches (including single, double and half double crochet), and how to put them all together to create a square motif. You'll finish with the skills to create wonderful items, and the courage to express your individual style with nothing but yarn and a crochet hook. You'll create granny squares and crochet an adorable cozy for your tech gadgets. You'll also master the art of measuring gauge and reading a crochet pattern. Vickie crochets along with you, from your very first slip knot through an assortment of projects, including original decor items and fun accessories.
Designed to fit your schedule, Crochet Lab is available any time of day, at your own pace. Your access to the course never expires, so watch it as many times as you like. Sign up now for Crochet Lab, but be warned: Once you start hooking, you'll never want to stop!