How to crochet around the edges of a rectangle

Sometimes when I'm working with a project that's square or rectangular, I like to crochet around the edges to give it a cleaner, smoother look.

You could use this for a scarf, wash cloth, pot holder, pillow...whatever your happy hooker mind can dream up!

Skills to know before you try this video:

Slip knot


Single crochet

Crochet in rows

Pattern to practice this skill

Easy Spring Scarf - coming soon!