I prefer crocheting- I find knitting more tedious, though I do love the effects you can create with knitting. Fortunately, over the last 15 years or so, crocheting techniques and the effects/textures one can create have really developed so you can really make some more dramatic pieces nowadays. (I like to make pieces of clothing, though I do other things, also.)
I'm equally lame at both. I've crocheted scarves and granny squares for afghans, and knitted scarves and throws. I've never really graduated from square things in either method, and probably never will!
I prefer to crochet than knit. I made some crochet hats and some mobile phone cases for personal use and I just like crocheting over knitting. My colleague showed me how to knit which is quite interesting but I still prefer to crochet things. I would love to learn how to crochet a hand bag. I think crochet hand bags are nice.
I like knitting but find that crocheting is much quicker and you need only hold one needle!
by Jane@CM 9 years ago
Now that fall is here, its time for me to dig out my knitting and crocheting. Yesterday I was at my LYS and the new yarns for the season are beautiful. Now that I'm on a strict budget, I didn't purchase any of my favorite yarns such as the Alpaca or the alpaca and silk blends. I...
by Lily Rose 8 years ago
I'm considering learning how to knit, but I'm wondering how it compares to crochet - easier or harder? quicker or slower?I've been crocheting on and off for years and I'm not great but I can follow a pattern - I've done some baby clothes, lots of scarves, many throws and blankets. When...
by Lex 7 years ago
Which is the easier craft? Knitting or crochet?I have recently learned to do both, but find crochet to be more forgiving and quicker. Because I haven't yet learned to read patterns correctly, I have done several projects "freestyle," so continue to favor crochet. What are your thoughts?
by Ninasvoice 7 years ago
Which do you prefer to do crochet or knitting?
by Cardia 7 years ago
What type of craft do you like to do? (knitting, crocheting, painting, etc)I love to experiment. I do quite a bit of painting, but I also really enjoy crocheting, and making jewelry and polymer clay.
by Ken R. Abell 7 years ago
What's been your most ambitious crocheting project?
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