The road to crochet enlightenment starts with the right project.
When you are just starting down the path, it’s often quite daunting. On the one hand you can practice all sorts of stitches on small, meaningless projects. On the other hand, you can take on a large one, but that generally makes use of a small number of techniques. Therefore, you either feel that you’re stuck and consequently not learning much. So, I’m sure that you’ll be glad to know that there are patterns out there for a perfect blanket to learn how to crochet. They combine a beautiful, meaningful project with many techniques for really practicing your crocheting.
TLC Blanket Free Crochet Pattern
The TLC blanket is a joyful, colorful blanket. In fact, it combines a great variety of colors with numerous textures and stitches in one, fun and practice-worthy project. Consequently, it’s great for a first “large” pattern.
Designer: Esther Dijkstra
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Stitch Sampler Scrapghan CAL Free Crochet Pattern
Wow, how is this for the ultimate stitch sampler? Indisputably, this blanket would be perfect as the final project of some very comprehensive series of crocheting classes. Thus, you should get on with it right now, you have so many wonderful techniques to learn how to crochet!