The very first step of crochet. You've got this!
Here is a great tutorial on beginning crochet.
Another exceptional tutorial. For those of you who learn better by video.
Helpful tip chart.
Not ready for a blanket or scarf yet? No worries, here's some smaller projects. Little flowers take a few minutes and test your stitch abilities.
Hearts are quick and easy to make! Make a bunch for a Valentine's garland or just make them to practice your different stitches.
Ready to move on? Try a Granny Square. These are by far the easiest way to make a blanket. The squares are quick and easy to make.
Another fun Granny "Square" blanket pattern.
Additional tutorials on joining your Granny Squares together.