Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Get Started Crocheting with Beginner Crochet Kits

You'll find a new selection of beginner crochet kits in the Knit & Crochet Kits section of the store. Even if you've never picked up a crochet hook before, you can get started crocheting with one of these easy crochet kits for beginners!

Beginner Crochet Kits

The Fiesta Scarf Crochet Kit is a Simply Scarves beginner crochet kit from Lion Brand. This all-in-one crochet kit includes everything you need to make a scarf, including a ball of yarn, crochet hook, chunky yarn needle, and step-by-step beginner crochet instructions.

The yarn, from Lion Brand's Jiffy Thick & Quick line, is a super bulky weight 100% acrylic yarn that works up quickly. The Rocky Mountains yarn color features rich tones of of red, sunrise gold, orange, cerise and turquoise.

This is an easy crochet kit for beginners to learn to crochet a scarf. Your finished scarf will be approx. 5-1/2" wide by 39-1/2" long. The scarf pattern and crochet hook included in the kit can be used again to make additional scarves - all you need is more yarn!

The Beginner Crochet Book & Kit is a quality crochet kit from Klutz, a well known & trusted brand name. Kit includes a beginner crochet book, double knit weight yarn, lightweight yarn, button, crochet hook, yarn needle, and stitch markers. The yarn colors are lovely shades of periwinkle and teal.

The beginner crochet book included with this kit is amazing! There are 86 pages of clear instructions and detailed illustrations, showing basic crochet techniques. You'll also find step-by-step tutorials for completing 6 creative crochet projects. Beautiful color photographs are shown throughout the book.

The reviews for this crochet book have been stellar, with reviewers commenting unanimously about the quality of instruction in this book. An ideal crochet kit for all ages to learn how to crochet!

The Beginner Crochet Kit from Boye includes the popular "I Taught Myself to Crochet" softcover book, a variety of crochet hooks, yarn needles, stitch marker rings, and yarn bobbins. All you need is a ball of worsted weight practice yarn to get started crocheting!

The book provides simple instructions and clear diagrams for teaching yourself how to crochet. You'll be guided through 11 crochet lessons, including instructions for learning the chain stitch, slip stitch, 4 basic crochet stitches, finishing techniques, and more. Includes a special section for left-handed crocheters.

After completing the crochet lessons, you'll be ready to start your first crochet project. A variety of easy crochet patterns are included in the book, including projects to crochet a set of coasters, an easy crochet bag, scarf, poncho, camisole, blanket, cell phone case, and more!

Learn to Crochet Resource

The Lion Brand website offers an excellent Learn to Crochet tutorial for beginners. You'll find both written and video instructions to help you get started. The written instructions can be easily downloaded and printed to have as a ready reference while learning to crochet.

Crocheting is a creative and relaxing needle craft activity. Visit the Knit & Crochet Kits section to see our complete selection of crochet kits for beginners.

Weekend Kits offers a unique selection of creative project kits across a variety of craft categories. Visit today and be ready to learn a new skill on your next Weekend at Home!

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