As a beginning crocheter, and as I continue to gain more experience and skill, I have found a few great resources for help with crochet skills, and for patterns.
My favourite all time source for patterns, which ALL crocheters and knitters should be members of is
You can find a pattern, either free or paid, for just about anything you could ever want to make – I highly recommend it.
For patterns and tutorials, you can’t go past moogly. You will find free and paid patterns, video tutorials, photo tutorials and more. Tutorials range from basic to advanced.
Some more helpful links:
That’s just a few, and as I come across more valuable links, I’ll add them to the list!