Understanding Gauge in Crochet

Gauge is one of those skills in crochet that drives you crazy but is a necessary evil. If you are wanting to make something from a pattern that needs to be a specific size, like a hat or sweater, then you must make a gauge swatch. It can be very intimidating and a bit scary at first. Have no fear! I’m on your side. This video takes you through what gauge is, how to make a gauge swatch, test it and make adjustments, if necessary. It may take a few viewings to let it sink in so don’t give up if it’s hard to get at first. You are not alone!

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