Crochet Classes

The best online crochet classes to help you get started.

I like to say that I learned how to crochet thanks to my grandma Ursula, which is true, but just not the way you imagine it happened! While I was growing up, my grandma tried to teach me how to crochet. I would spend entire afternoons sitting next to her trying to figure out what she was doing with the hook and yarn. The problem was that everything would happen so fast that I could barely understand what was going on. And even if she couldn’t see very well, that didn’t slow her down one bit! I was determined to learn, it’s just that I desperately needed a “pause” button and my grandma didn’t seem to come with one.

So I decided to take a different approach. Whenever I went back home, I would look for videos on how to crochet and then show my grandma what I had made (she never knew I cheated, but I’m sure she would forgive me). For me, having videos I could pause, rewind, slow down, really helped speed up my learning curve. In a way, I did learn thanks to her! She inspired my curiosity about crochet, which later on became a passion. And for that, I will be forever grateful.

For the few of us that need a helping hand, I put together a compilation with the most useful courses I could find. I hope these can serve as guides on your crochet journey and inspire your curiosity!

Learn the basics

Crochet Basics - Learn to Crochet Within a Week!
by Emese Liliom
Learn to crochet with this easy step-by-step course in a week. I explain the stitches, signs and techniques in detail.
Crocheting for Beginners with Crochet Projects
by Agnes Ferenczi
From basics to your first project. Learn the basics of crocheting as well as some advanced crochet techniques.
The Ultimate Course for Beginner and Intermediate Crochet
by Rita de Maintenon
Learn to crochet and fall in love with a world of endless possibilities.


Learn How to Crochet Amigurumi for Beginners - Quick and Easy!
by Allison Stynchula
A comprehensive course to learn the art of amigurumi. Create crochet animals and figures together with indepth tutorials.
Amigurumi: Creation of Characters Through Crochet
by Ameskeria
Learn basic crochet techniques to bring your illustrated characters to life.
-10% with code DERPYMONSTER-10
Amigurumi Design and Creation
by Príncipe del Crochet
Learn the process and techniques needed to give life to an original crocheted character.
-10% with code DERPYMONSTER-10

Crochet Garments

Granny Square Crochet: Make Your Own Sweater
by Katie Jones
Learn how to crochet the iconic granny square and create a bold statement piece full of color.
-10% with code DERPYMONSTER-10
Creating Garments Using Crochet
by Alicia Recio Rodríguez
Learn how to create colorful and textured garments using a crochet hook.
-10% with code DERPYMONSTER-10
Crochet Garment Design: Pattern Making and Sizing
by Laura Algarra
Learn the basics of designing a crochet sweater, from creating a professional pattern to determining its size.
-10% with code DERPYMONSTER-10


Learn to Crochet a Baby Blanket from start to finish
by Linzy Harris
In this beginners course you'll learn how to crochet a baby blanket from start to finish. No previous experience required.
Upcycling with Crochet for Beginners
by Emma Friedlander-Collins
Learn how to creatively transform your wardrobe with simple crochet techniques.
-10% with code DERPYMONSTER-10
Crochet Pattern Design: Find Your Signature Style
by Molla Mills
Create your own tapestry crochet patterns and turn them into unique works of art that reflect your personality.
-10% with code DERPYMONSTER-10
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