Best Learn to Crochet Kits for Beginners 2023 - Darn Good Yarn

Best Learn to Crochet Kits for Beginners 2023

If you’ve just discovered the world of crocheting, congratulations and welcome! Crocheting is a relaxing, rewarding, and creative fiber-art activity that so many people enjoy. There’s nothing better than curling up in a comfy chair after a long day and getting lost in creativity, imagination, and fun. If you’re just starting your crocheting journey and are unsure where to start, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with our best crochet kits for beginners.  Keep reading to find out more.

What are Crochet kits?

Crochet kits come with everything you need to help get your beginning crocheting journey off on the right foot. These kits include pattern(s), all the yarn needed to complete the project, instructions, and hook and material recommendations. Not only do these kits come with everything you need to complete a learn to crochet project, but they also allow you to be as creative as possible with your crocheting – even as novices! Your first projects don’t have to be simple and mundane. Darn Good Yarns’ Crochet Kits are fun and will totally get you hooked! Take a look at some of our favorite learn to crochet kits that are easy enough for crocheters just starting out, and so pretty that even advanced crocheters won't want to miss out.

Silk Waves Shawl Crochet Kit

A blonde woman wearing black pants and a white tee-shirt is wearing a purple silk shawl made out of handmade and recycled silk yarn. She's posing in what looks like a greenhouse, as she is surrounded by gorgeous green plants
Pictured in Ombre Recycled Silk Yarn - Purple

Shawls are a comfortable closet staple that puts the perfect finishing touch on so many great outfits. Plus they’re perfect for when the temperature drops! 

If you’re looking to create a gorgeous shawl to add to your closet, then our Silk Waves Shawl Crochet Kit is just the project for you.  This beginner kit is perfect for those just starting out that want to jump in full force with a bigger project. When you are done, you will love the lightweight and silky soft feel of the shawl and the intricate wave patterns you created!

Herbal Dyed Recycled Market Tote

A hand is holding out a market tote bag, made out of herbally dyed silk recycled yarn. In the bag are a bushel of wild flowers.
Pictured in Deep Sea

One reason why people love to crochet is that they get to create stuff they’ll actually use. Our Herbal Dyed Recycled Market Tote is a classic example of a beginner crochet project, that is fun, easy, and useful. Perfect for farmer’s market trips, shopping, and on the go fun!

Choose from three different colors, each with a unique theme that will be sure to turn heads when you are out and about. The kit includes pattern, instructions, and our herbal dyed silk ribbon yarn.

Starter Amigurumi Kit

A group of 4 children are sitting on the floor, playing with some finished fox, frog, watermelon, unicorn, peacock, and cacti amigurumi crochet kits.
These super cute kits come with a crochet pattern and a knit pattern!

This Starter Amigurumi Kit is perfect for kids who want to get into crocheting or for adults who love creating cute little plushie toys. Each kit includes five DIY amigurumi plushies complete with all the tools and accessories a beginner crocheter needs to start crafting these little cuties. 

This is a great and affordable choice for those who want to start off with smaller projects to perfect their craft.

Easy Breezy Top Crochet Kit

A petite woman is at the beach, posing by a white rock and teal fence. She's wearing black sunglasses, a floppy sunhat, white shorts, and a crochet tank top made out of ombre recycled herbally dyed silk yarn.
Pictured in Fields of Green

The name of this crochet kit says it all! This easy breezy beginner learn to crochet kit will have you crocheting clothing in no time. Create a stunning crochet top that is light, flowy, and perfect for summer!

Choose from five color palettes of herbal dyed silk yarn to create your new go-to beachside apparel. Kit includes a pattern, instructions, and all the yarn needed to complete your project.  

En Rose Lap Blanket Kit

A cozy bed, with white and navy pillows, a tea tray, and a throw blanket made of pink and green ombre herbal recycled silk yarn.
Pictured in Vintage Rose

Finally, the En Rose Lap Blanket kit lets beginner crocheters create everyone’s favorite couch companion – a blanket/throw! Cozy up in front of the TV and stream the night away with popcorn and your cozy DIY crocheted blanket.

Because this crochet kit uses stitch work that is quite open, the blanket is still great for warmer months, when you don’t really need to bundle up. You’ll love the softness of the silk yarn and warm, soft color tones. Plus, what’s more useful than learning to crochet while creating something you’re sure to enjoy all year long.

Want To See More Kits?

We hope this list of our favorite learn to crochet kits inspires you to take your newly found hobby to the next level.  Not finding a kit on this list that interests you, no worries!  We have tons more to choose from.