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Forums > Tips and Sharing: New Crocheters' & Knitters
Re: Brand new to Crocheting
Posted by: Alex (IP Logged)
Date: May 26, 2008 12:57AM

Sally's suggestions are on target. I might even suggest a couple of hooks. You can get a pack of three plastic medium-sized hooks at a craft store for very little money.

My favorite beginner books are the Leisure Arts "I Can't Believe I'm ---" series or their "10-20-30 Minutes to Learn" series. They aren't very expensive and they cram a lot of info into a beginner book.

By the way, one thing I'm never without in my knitting/crocheting bag is a double-sided nail file because a rough cuticle or a chipped nail can really mess up a nice yarn and a nice yarn can get caught in a split nail and that has to be one of the all-time creepiest feelings.

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  Brand new to Crocheting Elise 05/25/2008 10:38PM
  Re: Brand new to Crocheting Sally J 05/25/2008 10:49PM
  Re: Brand new to Crocheting Alex 05/26/2008 12:57AM
  Re: Brand new to Crocheting Jane R 05/28/2008 10:37PM
  Re: Brand new to Crocheting craftsman 05/28/2008 10:42PM

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