Basic Crochet Stitches
In order to crochet one has to learn how to do crochet stitches
… I heard that groan already. Fortunately you don’t have to learn
too many crochet stitches in order to get started … let me hear
that sigh of relief … In fact if you know the stitches listed in
this section you will be able to make many items including ponchos,
handbags, scarves, shawls and many more.
In order to begin any crochet project you will need to start off
with a slip knot. This is the very first stitch that will go onto
your crochet hook.
The chain is the most common of all crochet stitches and in fact will normally form the first row of any project that you undertake
Single crochet (USA) / Double crochet (UK and International)
The single / double crochet is a short stitch and gives a compact
or solid look to your work. This is a basic crochet stitch and used
in most patterns.
Double crochet (USA) / Treble crochet (UK International)
The double / treble crochet stitch is longer than a single /
double stitch that is used in all crocheting.
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