This tutorial is the 4th in a series of 8, designed to teach you the basics of crochet.
Single Crochet (SC) Stitch Tutorial
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.
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.
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.
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Get Your Supplies
The abbreviation for the single crochet stitch is sc.
This abbreviation is written in US terminology using Craft Yarn Council abbreviations.
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.
And this is how you crochet the Single Crochet Stitch. If you found this tutorial helpful, please share and Pin! Follow me on Pinterest HERE.
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