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Step by Step Crochet Patterns and Tutorials for Beginners and Beyond

Enjoy learning new stitches, patterns and techniques with me!

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Using Colour in Crochet – find your colours, find your confidence.


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Hey, I’m Hannah!

The designer, writer, photographer and tea maker behind HanJan Crochet.

Creating has always been a part of my life and over the past few years HanJan Crochet has grown beyond my wildest dreams – I’m so happy to welcome you here to join in!

I love to design modern and enjoyable crochet patterns that bend the rules of stitches, construction and anything else I can get away with!

Hannah, author of HanJan Crochet.

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Time to Bloom Blanket Course

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The Herringbone double crochet stitch (US) is a great alternative to the traditional double crochet. I like this stitch because it has a wonderful texture and you all know I love a textured stitch! The gorgeous slanted pattern looks beautiful in homewares and garments alike. Herringbone double crochet is abbreviated to hbdc in US terms….
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