The first thing you need to know when pick up a crochet pattern is how to do all the required stitches. Check out this crochet stitches list and learn all the basic and fancy crochet stitches that you may not have learned before with these 9 crochet stitch videos.
Beloucattoo's Lace Inspired Crochet Top: http://www.ravelry.com/projects/Beloucattoo/lacy-sleeveless-top. Free instruction (no charts) available from Better Home & Gardens: http://www.bhg.com/crafts/knitting/clothing/lace-inspired-crocheted-top/
Vintage Rippling Blocks, free pattern by Angela Maria from her grandmother's pattern. Pic from Ravelry Project Gallery by klcarter72, slightly modified to make longer, more pronounced ripples.# ༺✿ƬⱤღ https://www.pinterest.com/teretegui/✿༻