Crochet is an extraordinarily technique that allow you to make a vaste range of decoration and home decore accessories. To start with crochet, only you need a hook and crochet yarn. You can use cotton crochet yarn or wool yarn, depends on the type yarn you use, you can create different crochet works.
It is great to combine crochet stitches and different colours of yarn, you can create delicate motif, a thicker yarn produces a sturdy fabric. Beautiful textured and raised stitches are very easy to do in crochet. You can also crochet with fine threads to create lacy projects like doilies and towel borders.
There is a series of basic stitches, you can start to make a slip stitch, wrapping the yarn around the hook and pulling a loop through the slip stitch. This is the basic chain stitch. A series of chains creates a foundation row and from this base you build rows of stitches.
You can crochet in rows, keeping your work flat, or you can join your stitches, creating a ring and work in the round.