Does My Chain Count As A Stitch?

Does My Chain Count As A Stitch?

Whether working in the round or in rows, we’ve all asked ourselves these same questions… Does this count as a stitch? Where do I join in the round? Where do I stop when working in rows? If you’re tired of trying to figure this out AFTER your project...
Ultimate Afghan Sizing Guide

Ultimate Afghan Sizing Guide

Afghans are a staple in the fiber world, but they can also be a bit tricky to size! Save this guide for later, and be sure to share it with your crochet-loving friends, too. It’s important to note that: Sizes by pattern repeats may differ, always make a swatch first...
3 Crochet Tools You Need Today

3 Crochet Tools You Need Today

Hooks, check. Yarn, check. What else could you be missing? What you don’t know could really hurt your next project! While there are lots of tools you could be using to maximize your next project, here are three that we find to be the most essential: 1) Stitch...
Ultimate Hat Sizing Guide

Ultimate Hat Sizing Guide

Hats are a staple in the fiber world, but they can also be quite tricky to size! Save this guide for later, and be sure to share it with your yarn-loving friends, too. It’s important to note that: Sizes by age may differ, always measure the head first for the best...
Energize Your Facebook Page In 3 Simple Steps!

Energize Your Facebook Page In 3 Simple Steps!

At the ACA, we have a lot of resources that help us best utilize Facebook, and I’ve adopted them on my own page (Salena Baca Crochet) with much success! This is a small outline of what I do, and why it works: 1. You need reach & engagement: Facebook aims to bring...