Q: What are the best patterns for beginners?

If you know the basic stitches (chain, single crochet) and are ready to make your first crocheted animal, you may want to start off with one of my (free!) full step-by-step video tutorials - specifically the clam, mini gnome, and mini ray!

You can find all of the step-by-step video tutorials I have here on my YouTube channel:


Or, you can buy the downloadable PDF patterns for my 5 most beginner-friendly patterns in 1 pattern pack here:


Feel free to reach out to me at hello@theresascrochetshop.com if you have questions along the way!