New Year New You

New Year Crochet Resolution

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What are your crochet resolutions for the new year? We want to help you reach all your crochet goals for the New year and have picked out select essentials to help you get started. Whether you want to learn new crochet techniques or improve the ones you already know, we've got the resources for you. From getting started crocheting to intricate techniques like Tunisian crochet and Clones Lace, there's something for everyone!

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Crochet Basics: If you're new to crochet, you'll want to get started here!

Getting Started Crochet

  The Crocheter's Companion Revised and Updated  

Crochet Me Workshop Crochet Corner Basics and Beyond with Kristin Omdahl DVD

 

crochet stitch dictionary

Getting Started Crochet
eBook by Judith L.Swartz

Want to make the crochet pieces you're seeing everywhere, but don't know how to get going? This eBook was designed for the total beginner!

  The Crocheter's Companion:
Revised and Updated

by Nancy Brown

This pocket-sized spiral-bound book is the ultimate go-to resource for crochet. It includes all the essential stitches, techniques, yarn info, and more!
  Crochet Me Workshop Crochet Corner Basics and Beyond with Kristin Omdahl DVD

Learn basic crochet stitches and chains, techniques for color changes, finishing tips, how to add texture and pattern, and more with Kristin Omdahl as your guide!
  Crochet Stitch Dictionary
by Sarah Hazell


The crocheter's go-to guide for 200 essential crochet stitches, this crochet stitch reference has step-by-step photos of basic crochet stitches, to bobble and crocheted clusters.
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Global Crochet: Introduce new textures and patterns with crochet techniques from around the world.

Interweave Crochet Workshop: Irish Crochet and Clones Lace with Máire Treanor DVD   Interweave Crochet Fall 2011   Interweave Crochet Presents A Step-By-Step Guide to Tunisian Crochet with 5 Staff Favorite Patterns   The New Tunisian Crochet: Contemporary Designs for Time-Honored Traditions
Irish Crochet and Clones Lace
with Máire Treanor DVD

This workshop is dedicated to historical aspects of Irish crochet and Clones lace. You'll learn Clones lace history and stitches to create your own delicate, intricate projects.
  Interweave Crochet Fall 2011
Magazine Digital Issue

Get started with a segment dedicated to Clones lace history and motifs, plus explore broomstick lace, Tunisian crochet, crochet cables, and much more in this issue!
  Interweave Crochet Presents
A Step-By-Step Guide to
Tunisian Crochet eBook

Kim Guzman provides the Tunisian stitch basics to get you started, including Tunisian simple stitch, purl stitch, and more. Plus, this eBook includes 5 Tunisian crochet patterns.
  The New Tunisian Crochet
by Dora Ohrenstein

This book presents more than 30 Tunisian stitch patterns and 11 projects, updating historic concepts and introducing innovative techniques using contemporary styles and yarns.
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Creating the Perfect Fit: Dive into these resources to make the New Year a year full of crochet garments that look great on!

Interweave Crochet Workshop: Crochet Sweater Studio Designing Garments that Suit Your Shape with Robyn Chachula   Interweave Crochet presents: A Step-By-Step Guide to Garment Construction with 5 Staff Favorite Patterns eBook   Interweave Crochet Winter 2007   Blueprint Crochet Sweaters: Techniques for Custom Construction

Crochet Sweater Studio: Designing Garments that Suit your Shape with Robyn Chachula  DVD

 

Design sweaters that fit and flatter with Robyn Chachula's expert design tips and crochet techniques. Plus, this video includes 2 free crochet sweater patterns.

 

Interweave Crochet Presents a Step-by-Step Guide to Garment Construction eBook


With this easy-to-download eBook, you’ll learn five seaming techniques with Annette Petavy, get instructions for installing zippers and closures from Dora Ohrenstein, and practice your skills on five crochet patterns.

 

Interweave Crochet Winter 2007 Digital Magazine

 

Instantly download this popular sold-out issue of Interweave Crochet and learn about tapestry crochet, garment shaping, 25 crochet projects for cold weather, and much more!

 

Blueprint Crochet Sweaters: Techniques for Custom Construction by Robyn Chachula

 

Learn the must-have basics of crochet sweater construction, ways to achieve better-fitting garments, and enjoy a collection of 16 crochet sweaters to customize.

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Cozy Up: Take advantage of every tip and trick the Crochet Me Shop has to offer for creating afghans!

Interweave Crochet Workshop: Unexpected Crochet Stitches for Afghans and Beyond with Robyn Chachula   200 Crochet Blocks for Blankets Throws and Afghans   Unexpected Afghans Innovative Crochet Designs with Traditional Techniques   Craft Tree: Crocheted Afghans

Unexpected Crochet Stitches for Afghans and Beyond with Robyn Chachula DVD

 

Learn colorwork, cables, Tunisian, Granny Squares, crocheted lace, and many more techniques to enhance your crochet afghan skillset!

  200 Crochet Blocks for Blankets Throws and Afghans
by Jan Eaton

Choose from more than 200 fabulous block patterns - from Art Deco-inspired geometric designs to traditional checkerboard stripes and elaborate motifs - to make afghans and more!
  Unexpected Afghans
by Robyn Chachula

Discover 29 innovative interpretations of a favorite at-home crochet essential. This in-depth look into crocheting traditional afghans uses contemporary techniques, colors, and patterns.
  Craft Tree: Crocheted Afghans
compiled by Amy Palmer

Explore a variety of shapes and motifs, from hexagons and stripes, to cables and mosaics. Each of these 10 patterns showcases a different design and personality.
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Find more crochet resources for beginning, intermediate, and even advanced crochet at the Crochet Me Shop,

and resolve to make your New Year full of crochet!