Beginner Stitches + Bookmark Project
The very start!
The fundamental building block stitch that usually starts many projects.
This here is 90% of crocheting.
The first project... a bookmark
To make your first project you will have to follow something called a pattern... which is basically a recipe for crochet. You must follow each step to get the project done.
Step 1: 1 slipknot
Step 2: 40 chain stitch
Step 3: Do 1 more chain stitch and then do a simple crochet in the second chain from the hook
Step 4: Complete 39 simple crochet until you get to the end of your yarn piece
Step 5: Chain 1 and then in the second chain from the hook complete a simple crochet
Step 6: Complete 39 simple crochet until you get to the end of your yarn piece
Step 7: Leave a long string and then finish off
What it should look like at the end of step 4.