Discovering YouTube tutorials

Thanks to the flu, I have been at home for the past four days, hoping to get better soon. Being sick puts me in a bit of a bad place, thanks to all the previous sicknesses and accidents I’ve had (long story). Luckily, I’m feeling a little better today.

During these past four days, I’ve had some time to kill and some scraps to do something with, so I decided to make some small projects. I was looking for a snowflake pattern, when a video popped up and, believe it or not, I’ve never followed video tutorials for crocheting before. I’m not sure why, but listening to the voice of the person explaining, annoys me a little. I decided to give it a try anyway, and made the small projects you can see on the header picture.
I decided to put links to the videos here, for all of you who are interested in making some of these yourself.

Snowflakes

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I really just wanted to know how to make these, and now I do 🙂 I used yarn with silver thread to give it more of a snowy effect.
Video tutorial

Poppies

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Poppies are my favourite flowers, they are simple, beautiful and have special meaning, I was so excited when I saw this video tutorial pop up in my recommended.
Video tutorial

Wagon wheel flower

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I enjoyed making these a lot because, they are a little bit different than other, layered flowers you can crochet.
Video tutorial

Rose

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For the roses, I followed two different patterns, to see the others, just scroll down. I wasn’t feeling too good while making this one, so I was not paying a lot of attention to the tutorial, which gave me some problems folding it into a flower at the end, but I just sort of went with it and did my own thing, that’s why it doesn’t look exactly the same as in the tutorial.
Video tutorial

Heart

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I looked this one up, because Valentine’s Day is right around the corner! This is actually a written pattern.

Roses

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I made these roses after the previous one because I messed that one up a little, and I find that following a written pattern is more clear. They are a little smaller and a little easier than the other one, but I really like both.
Written pattern

I hope you like them! I definitely do. They are really fast and easy, and can be used as decorations for almost anything.
Thanks for reading, I hope you check out my blog and I will see you next time. Ciao!

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