As an advanced-beginner knitter, you should have completed some projects and feel motivated and ready to tackle something with a bit more challenge. You should have the following skills:

  • Can do at least one type of increase and one type of decrease
  • Can knit in the round
  • Can read your knitting
  • Can tink (take out knitting stitch by stitch)
  • Can follow simple patterns

As an advanced-beginner crocheter, you should have the following skills:

  • Slip, single crochet, double crochet, treble crochet, and half treble crochet stitches
  • Do simple shaping
  • Do simple colour changes
  • Be able to count your stitches