Crocheting is a fun and easy hobby. It's easy to do on the go, and opens up so many project possibilities! It can be a little daunting getting started, and although learning from a person is often faster, it might be easier to learn online. Today we've rounded up some of our favorite Youtube channels and videos for teaching yourself to crochet.
Vickie Howell’s YouTube channel provides great beginner how-to crochet videos in her "Get Schooled" series, as well as fun and easy projects. Bonus: Learn to knit, too!
Host Michael Sellick has a huge library of videos that cover everything from the very beginning of how to start crocheting, to step-by-step walkthroughs of projects along with free patterns.
Sarah-Jayne is a British blogger and crocheter who explains a variety of stitches and crochet techniques step-by-step. She includes both US and UK crochet terms. Her beautiful photography has us following her blog, too.
Another UK based crocheter, this channel has some of our favorite videos for learning the basics of crochet, like getting started with a slip knot.
A crochet channel that focuses on learning different crochet stitches, this channel is great for crocheters who want to expand their repertoire.
And if you'd like a fun, easy crochet project to help you get started, our Ruby and Charley cactus kits include everything you need to make these adorable amigurumi potted plants, a different spin on the art of Japanese crochet toys.