Tips for beginners to crochet a scarf
Crocheting is entertaining and simple. This is ideal for creation of scarves that make integral part of dressing up in style. If you’re a beginner, then it would be quite hard to crochet a scarf for you. Once the foundation row has been developed appropriately, it wouldn’t be hard to create scarves. Here are few simple steps that you can follow to get yourself acquainted with simple crochet techniques required to crochet a scarf.
Step 1: Get all the supplies
If you are a beginner, you need to remember that it is vital to have all the materials ready before initiating the task. When you’re planning to crochet a scarf, you need to remember that it needs to be around 5-foot range. Two yards of yarn would be required for the purpose. You also need a crochet hook, scissors and darning needle to accomplish the task.
Step 2: Learn to hold the hook appropriately
Holding hooks vary from person to person. The index finger and the thumb should hold the flat portion of the hook and rest should be held behind. Try to hold the hook in your right hand with left hand to help in looping the yarn.
Step 3: Crochet the foundation row
You need to follow your first chain appropriately to develop your foundation row and it should be around 12 to 18 chains wide. This is although dependent on the width that you are aiming for. You can add additional chains and continue the pattern if you are following one to complete your task.