Finishing & Embellishments

Learn how to finish and embellish a crochet project with a professional look. Blocking, edgings, joining, starching and embellishment ideas are all discussed in these articles on finishing crochet items.

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Crochet Bouquet

50 whimsical, wonderful flowers, in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colors. by Suzann Thompson - Paperback - Published 2008 Affiliate Link to Amazon


Crochet Embellishments

Crocheted embellishments that are sure to add a special touch to crocheted or knitted projects. by Jean Leinhauser - Paperback - Published 2007 Affiliate Link to Amazon


Crocheted Flowers

A collection of over forty flowers. by Nicky Epstein - Published 2007 Affiliate Link to Amazon


Crocheting on the Edge

The author, Nicky Epstein, has created almost 200 edgings with written instructions, photos and charts. by Nicky Epstein - Hardcover - Published 2008 Affiliate Link to Amazon


Finishing Techniques for Crochet

Give your crochet that professional look with decorative techniques and embellishments. by Pauline Turner - Hardcover - Published 2009 Affiliate Link to Amazon


Knitted Embellishments

This book informs the reader on with step-by-step instructions and charts how to enhance a project with embellishments. by Nicky Epstein - Paperback - Published 1999 Affiliate Link to Amazon


Knitted Flowers

Knit a garden of colorful, whimsical flowers as embellishments on clothes, pillows, bags and more. by Nicky Epstein Affiliate Link to Amazon


Knitting Beyond the Edge

This book includes more than 150 one-of-a-kind embellishments for cuffs, collars and more. by Nicky Epstein - Published 2006 Affiliate Link to Amazon

Blocking a Crocheted Item

Learn how to block a crocheted piece - afghan and other items. Lots of articles on blocking crocheted pieces.

Crochet Embellishment

Learn how to add a crochet embellishment to knitting. Bella Knitting

Crochet Stiffeners

Starching Techniques & Recipes Crochet Memories

Fringe - Knotted Fringe

How to finish your project with knotted fringe. Fiber Images

Fringe - Twisted Fringe

How to make a twisted fringe. Bev's Country Cottage

Fringe - Twisted Fringe

A twisted fringe makes a nice finished edge for handwoven blankets or scarves. All Fiber Arts

Joining - Granny Squares

There are several methods for joining granny square or motifs. Learn them at this site. JPF Crochet Club

Joining - Joining Crochet Squares or Motifs

Techniques for joining squares or motifs - single crochet stitch, joining with chains & stitches. Crochet Crochet 'N More

Joining - Joining Granny Squares

Tips on joining granny squares together. Yarn Lover's Room

Joining - Jointing Square

Instructions for joining square by using the whip stitch. Bev's Country Cottage

Joining - Weaving Afghan Together

Instructions for joining afghan pieces. Vicki's Crochet Designs

Joining Crochet Pieces

Learn different ways to join crochet pieces.

Pom Pom - Flower Pom Pom

Instructions on making a flower pom pom. Crazy Aunt Purl


Pom Pom Tutorial

This video will show you how to make a pom pom using a quick and easy method with cardboard.

Pom Poms - Finger Method

How to make a pom pom.

Pom Poms - Finger Method

How to make a pom pom. Skamama

Pom Poms - Finger Method

How to make the perfect pom pom - Basic Finger Directions. Nancy's Pom Pom Palace

Pom Poms with a Fork

How to make small pom poms with a fork. Small Good Things

Starching and Blocking

Learn how to finish your project. JPF Crochet Club

Stitch - Duplicate Stitch

How to use the duplicate stitch to put a design on the knitted project. Bella Knitting

Stitch - Swiss Darning (Duplicate Stitch)

Swiss darning is an embroidery technique used especially for knitted fabrics. Let's Get Knitting



A video tutorial on how to make a tassel.


How to make a tassel. Things to Make and Do


How to make a simple tassel. Jimmy Beans Wool

Twisted Cord

How to make Twisted Cord Yarn Lover's Room

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