Where to Find Free Crochet Patterns

Where to Find Free Crochet Patterns

Marulu | ArticleBase Crochet is a wonderfully calming kind of activity that is found to be a lot of fun by plenty of people and more so women. One can make plenty of things by making use of free crochet patterns whether it is crochet bags, crochet flowers, crochet...
What Are The Different Types Of Crochet Hooks

What Are The Different Types Of Crochet Hooks

D.J.C. | ArticleBase When you are doing a longer projects circular crochet hooks are widely used when compared to smaller ones. However, it also uses two or more colors of yarn or thread. Generally , no matter what type of project you are doing there will be different...
The Old School Crochet Style

The Old School Crochet Style

Jake Saab | ArticleBase Have you ever wondered where and when this needlework hobby started? According to the September 1997 newsletter of the Crochet Guild of America, a researcher theorized that the art of crochet could be traced as far back as 1500s in Italy....
Types of scarves

Types of scarves

fefer | ArticleBase Scarves are the ultimate fashion accessories that portray an individual’s attributes hinted with the latest trends. Know more about scarves of various types by their pattern, usage, fabric, manufacturers, exporters and other related...
The Importance of Stitch Markers

The Importance of Stitch Markers

Nancy | ArticleBase In any kind of stitching art, you will find that stitch markers are used by every experienced stitcher. The reason is because using them helps the person save time. They are also important because they save people from getting frustrated and giving...
The Early Years Of Crocheting

The Early Years Of Crocheting

D.J.C. | ArticleBase Hooked rugs are one of the early American crafts made by women who had to find ways to use every scrap of material they had or that they could get there hands on . They crocheted and braided the longer pieces of fabric into rugs and they used the...
Is Crochet An Art?

Is Crochet An Art?

Linda S. Mcrae | ArticleBase Simply because crochet is rapidly becoming a new medium for men and women trained in what we have known as “fine arts.”  This is as true of various other areas traditionally called “crafts,” notably pottery and...
How to Select the right size hook tools?

How to Select the right size hook tools?

woodchuck | ArticleBase There are two separate sizing categories when it comes to hooks, one for standard hooks and one for steel hooks. Knowing which is which is invaluable. The pattern that you’re working from will give you the size hook used to crochet the...
How To Care For Crochet Items

How To Care For Crochet Items

D.J.C. | ArticleBase Crocheted items that are made today are made with many completely different types of acrylic, cotton or wool yarns. Today there are yarns that you can buy that are even made especially for babies, these particular yarns are made of 100 percent...