When it comes to giving gifts, you can either run to the store and buy something or you can create something personal. Yes, it may take a little bit more time for the creative process to take place but when you give a gift that has been created by you, it is something that truly comes from the heart.
Since Christmas is really not all that far away, many people are looking to make something unique, so they are brushing up on their DIY skills. As far as making something is concerned, if you start soon, you can come up with some beautiful scarves, lacy tops, hats or other items that are crocheted. Not only are you making something that made by hand, you also have many of the benefits that go along with crocheting, including a more relaxed demeanor and a sharper mind.
Although there are many different stitches that can be used, the broomstick lace stitch is the one that you will want to use regularly. This video shows you how to use it and once you have mastered it, you can make everything from infinity scarves or lacy tops to doilies!