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What is "crochet for beginners"?

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Crochet for beginners are quick guides that teach people with no previous crochet knowledge how to crochet and to execute the first, basic steps. These guides are made and designed assuming that the student has never had any crochet training before.

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What is "crochet for beginners"?
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In a crochet for beginners class, guide or tutorial the first lesson is often about yarn, the correct needle to learn with, how to start the basic stitch types that can be used in small projects such as squares and circles, and how to close the finished project successfully. These guided courses can be found online or in books.

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