JAKIGU crochet

This page serves as a starting point, whether you are looking for a paid pattern to try or want to discover an old freebie. This page is also being built to include links to all the crochet basics, such as stitches and how-tos, and my favorite techniques. Be sure yo bookmark it and come back soon to see how this crochet resource has grown.

Explore Crochet Patterns

Crochet Toys

Though not my focus these days, I loved designing these toys for my son when he was a baby. Perhaps there is a baby in your life that would adore these simple, washable toys made by hand in natural materials. It doesn’t get better than that.

Crochet Jewelry + Accessories

I expect this section to grow the next year!

Free Crochet Patterns

Access all patterns published for free on jakigu.com on my Free Crochet Patterns page.

JAKIGU Crochet Blog

Browse through JAKIGU crochet blog archives dating back to 2012!

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Crochet Basics

This section is being built.

You can expect an amazing overview of basic crochet skills with downloadable infographics and step-by-step videos.

My Favorite Techniques

This section is being built.

You can expect a growing list of my all-time favorite techniques that make crocheting fun and efficient.

crocheting with jute: tips and tricks

If you follow my blog, you know how much I love crocheting with jute. Jute and cotton are my two most favorite fibers to work with. And if Pinterest is any indication, I am not the only one who likes the look of a basket made in a combination of these materials.…

how to crochet: waistcoat stitch

Ah, the waistcoat stitch. The crochet version of the knitted stockinette stitch. A.k.a. the knit stitch. Or the “v” stitch. Or, if we wanted to get more technical, the center crochet stitch, or the split single crochet. Sounds impressive, doesn’t it? However intimidating some of these names may be, though, don’t let…

Crochet How-To

This section is being built.

You can expect an exhaustive repository of detailed guides for all skills required in my crochet patterns.