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On Crochet Today - Q&A WITH THE CROCHET GEEK, TERESA RICHARDSON!

Some exciting news! I did a Q and A with Crochet Today and you can read it on their site.  You will learn a lot about me and how I started making video tutorials.


http://www.crochettoday.com/blog/qa-crochet-geek-teresa-richardson

Swiffer Sweeper Crochet Cover

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Swiffer Sweeper Crochet Cover

Written by Teresa Richardson

Video Tutorial:  Swiffer Sweeper Crochet Cover

Video Tutorial: Swiffer Sweeper Crochet Cover Left Hand Version

Skill Level - Easy

Abbreviations
HDC - Half Double Crochet
CH - Chain
SL ST - Slip Stitch

Materials
Size I/5.5 mm crochet hook
4 ply yarn
Tapestry Needle

Half Double Crochet

Wrap the yarn over your hook, insert your hook below the two loops at the top of the stitch.  Wrap the yarn over the hook, pull throughWrap the yarn over your hook, pull through all 3 loops

If you are a beginner, you can find a playlist for the basic crochet stitches by clicking on this link.  Beginner Crochet Stitches


Crochet Geek YouTube -http://www.youtube.com/user/tjw1963

Crochet Geek 2 YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/user/crochet

If you are familiar with the foundation stitch, you can start off with a row of 42 foundation half double crochet.

16 inches by 5 inches across
10 inches by 5 inches with the folds

Work a chain of 43.

Row 1: Work 1 HDC in each stitch acr…

Thank You for your Support - YouTube 100,000 Subscriber Reward

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Here on Crochet Geek, we continue in to ground breaking territory every day on YouTube.  I would not have been able to achieve this reward if it were not for the loyal and continued support from all of you.  Thank you for helping me achieve this goal.  Thank you to YouTube for this reward.


From the core of my soul, I just love what I do and I love all of you for supporting me.  


Thank you,
Teresa


You can read more about this reward on the YouTube Blog






Crochet Baby Dress Camille

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Crochet Baby Dress Camille

Written by Teresa Richardson

Video Tutorial:  Crochet Baby Dress Camille

Video Tutorial: Crochet Baby Dress Camille Left Hand Version

Skill Level - Intermediate

Abbreviations
SC - Single Crochet
DC - Double Crochet
HDC - Half Double Crochet
CH - Chain
SL ST - Slip Stitch

Front Post Double Crochet - FPDC
Wrap the yarn over the hook, put the hook between the stitch, around to the back, to the front.
Wrap the yarn over, pull through to the fron, yarn over pull through two loops, yarn over pull through two loops.

Materials
Size G/4.25 mm crochet hook
4 ply yarn
Tapestry Needle

Gauge 4 inches = 16 stitches x 18 rows
This the gauge using a size G crochet hook, which will be different from the video.  The video is using a lager crochet hook.

Size - The dress size is for a 3-12 month baby, just by changing the size of your crochet hook.  If you want to make the dress even larger, increase the size of the starting chain with 3-5 extra stitches.  You will need to adjust the back sections…

Crochet Geek - What Crochet Chain to Work in

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Have you ever wondered what crochet chain to work in at the beginning of your crochet chain?  This video will show you what chain to work in and why the first chain will not work.

How to make the Berry Stitch - Video Tutorial

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The video tutorials will show how to make the Berry Crochet Stitch for the right hand and the left hand.


How to make the Berry Stitch




Left Hand Version Berry Stitch

How to make the Log Cabin Crochet Block

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How to make the Log Cabin Crochet Block

Written by Teresa Richardson

Video Tutorial: Log Cabin Crochet Block

Video Tutorial: Log Cabin Crochet Block Left Hand Version

Skill Level - Easy


Note: You will be working in the side of some rows. Work the stitches evenly across the edge of the rows.  See diagram above.



If you are a beginner, you can find a playlist for the basic crochet stitches by clicking on this link.  Beginner Crochet Stitches



Crochet Geek YouTube -http://www.youtube.com/user/tjw1963


Crochet Geek 2 YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/user/crochet




Abbreviations
SC - Single Crochet
SL ST - Slip Stitch


Materials
Size I - 5.5mm crochet hook
3 ply yarn
Tapestry Needle


Work a chain of 11 or 10 foundation single crochet
 Row 1: Work 1 SC in each chain across


Row 2-11: Work 1 SC in each stitch across turn
Cut the yarn and change color.


Row 12:  Attach the new color of yarn. Work 9 SC evenly across, 3 SC in the corner, 9 SC evenly across. Turn.
Row 13:  Work 10 SC evenly across, 3 SC in the corner, 10 SC …