This tutorial is the 4th in a series of 8, designed to teach you the basics of crochet.
At the end of the 8 part tutorial, you will be able to crochet the basic stitches, do a slip knot, chain and make a magic ring.
Last time I showed you
Today you will learn how to crochet the single crochet stitch.
Below you will find the written tutorial with step by step instructions and photos and a short video that shows you in detail how to make the single crochet stitch.
Before we continue, please note that this post might contain affiliate links, I will earn a small percentage should you choose to purchase something, but it will be at no cost to you.
You can read the disclosure policy here.
The single crochet stitch is the most basic of the stitches and also the shortest of them all apart for the slip stitch which is mostly used as a technique.
For those who learn better from watching videos, I’ve made a video tutorial to show you how to crochet the single crochet stitch.
Follow my Youtube Channel for more free tutorials like this one.
The abbreviation for the single crochet stitch is sc.
Step 1: Start with a chain.
Step 2: Insert hook in the 3rd chain from hook, yarn over and pull up a loop.
You will have two loops on your hook.
Step 3: Yarn over and pull through the two loops on hook.
Your single crochet stitch is complete.
This is how a row of single crochet stitches looks like.
Looking for other basic crochet stitches?
Browse the entire stitch library HERE.
If you found this tutorial helpful, please share and Pin! Follow me on Pinterest HERE
The pattern and photographs on this listing are the property of Crafting Happiness, don’t use them to advertise your own creations.
This pattern and design are subject to copyright and are for personal, non-commercial use only.
You can sell the items made with this pattern on a small scale if you made them yourself (e.g. handmade to order or sold at fairs etc).
Mass production of items using my patterns is not allowed without my written approval.
You may not distribute or sell this pattern under any circumstances.