Learn Crochet: How To Hold The Yarn
Hold yarn with your non dominant hand. I'm right handed so I hold my yarn with my left hand.
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Wrap yarn counterclockwise around your little finger.
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Thread yarn over your ring finger, under your middle finger
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And over your first finger.
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Now all at once: wrap, over, under, over.
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Variation #1: wrap around the little finger, thread under 2 fingers, and up over the first.
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Variation #2: Thread under three fingers, hold yarn between your fingers + palm, thread it up over first finger.
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Variation #3: wrap around little finger, thread over middle two, wrap it twice around first finger.
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