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Getting Crafty: Crotchet Stitching for Beginners!

02/05/21

CROTCHET STITCH INSTRUCTIONS

SUPPLIES:

  • Yarn
  • Crochet Hook(s) (9mm, 8mm or 7mm)
  • Tapestry Needle (also called a Darning Needle or Yarn Needle)

DIRECTIONS:

STEP 1: Make a slip knot. Put the yarn on the hook.

STEP 2: Chain 4 stitches.

STEP 3: Join the last stitch with the first stitch to make a ring.

STEP 4: Chain 3 stitches.

STEP 5: Take the yarn and put over the hook.

STEP 6: Put the hook through the circle and pick up the yarn on the other side and pull it back through.

STEP 7: Chain 3 stitches again, should create a hole.

STEP 8: Take the yarn and put over the hook.

STEP 9: Put needle through hole and pick up the yarn on the other side and pull it back through the hole.

STEP 10: Pick up and pull through 2 stitches of yarn. Repeat with the other 2 stitches.

Now, you have a double crochet!

 

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