The Basic Striped Crochet Hat Pattern is a great way to learn several different crochet techniques. You can practice some basic skills while making a crazy cute free hat pattern for yourself or a loved one.
Russian Join - No more weaving in ends! Hate weaving in ends? The Russian join is an excellent technique for attaching a new skein of yarn or for changing colors. Best of all, it creates a secure join, so you can keep crocheting or knitt.