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What is the best way to learn how to knit or croche?

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ochsamom

Asked by ochsamom at 3:27 PM on Mar. 30, 2011 in Hobbies & Crafts

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  • Honestly the best way I learned is having someone show me but then again I learn from watching and others learn different ways.
    christinahenry

    Answer by christinahenry at 3:28 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • You can try http://www.lionbrand.com/  for tutorials, and explanations of crochet abbreviations (on patterns). Youtube is also a great place to see first hand how to do a specific stitch.

    Renee3K

    Answer by Renee3K at 3:29 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • take a class
    malkaTZ

    Answer by malkaTZ at 3:30 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • I learned from a book. Some people like YouTube videos.
    CraftingMama

    Answer by CraftingMama at 3:37 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • I learned from a book. Years ago, I bought a learn to crochet kit, and next thing I know I'm crocheting just about everything. I learn from doing. I tried to learn from others, but the pictures and words combined worked best.
    neubren3

    Answer by neubren3 at 3:51 PM on Mar. 30, 2011

  • I bought a book, practiced a simple chain and then youtubed more complicated stuff. I am self taught on crochet and do love to do it when my hands aren't killing me
    8Tinkerboo8

    Answer by 8Tinkerboo8 at 2:04 PM on Apr. 1, 2011

  • you can have someone show you or like the others said get a book and study that
    Christmaslver68

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 8:06 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • I have had people show me how to loom knit and youtube and just practicing.
    Baby4us09

    Answer by Baby4us09 at 12:01 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

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