Beginner Crochet Kit
Crochet is an art and craft that has been enjoyed by the masses for centuries. Today, if someone is first starting out in the wonderful world of crochet, if may all be a little overwhelming. There is a dizzying array of yarns for sale today, a wide variety of hook types made from different materials and more books and patterns than anyone could ever review.
A great way to get started to get in the wonderful world of crochet and not feel completely overwhelmed is to purchase a beginner crochet kit. These kits will have everything you need to complete a project all packaged together, including a hook, stitch directions, pattern and enough yarn to complete the project. This will help take a lot of the guess work out when first learning all about crochet. Sometimes crochet kits can even come in a nice bag or other packaging that can be used to store the project while it is in progress.
You can find a wide variety of patterns and styles in beginner crochet kits. From ponchos, to shrugs, slippers, hats and iPod cases; you name it and you rest assured, you will be able to find a crochet kit for it.
Now the question arises as to where can you get these unique beginner crochet kits?
You can find them in craft stores, boutique local yarn shops and in shops online. Each shop or website will have their own selection. As a result, it is definitely worthwhile searching online for yarn shops in your local area as well as online stores to see what types of kits are available. It is also important to check on the ability level of each kit. If you are a beginner, stick with “easy” or “beginner” level kits. Make sure you build your confidence at your current level before you move to the next level.
If you find a yarn or pattern you particularly like that doesn’t have a kit pre-set, it may be worth a phone call to see if a kit could be created just for you. Many small local yarn shops will be happy to help make a kit for you!
Great Sites for Crochet Kits
There are a number of different local yarn shops, online stores and craft store chains that carry a wide variety of crochet kits. Here are a few well-trusted websites that can provide interesting crochet kits to get you started.