This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the classic back loop single crochet ripple stitch. This technique creates a simple yet elegant ripple stitch. The classic back loop single crochet stitch is very warm, slightly puffy and great for afghans.
Materials Used in this Tutorial
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Addi Comfort Grip Hooks
The famous Addi Comfort Grip hook, featuring color-coded handles for ease of organization. Perfect for those seeking an ergonomic hook!
Work all stitches in the back loop
1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1sc in each of next 5 ch, 3sc in next ch, 1sc in each of next 7ch, *skip next 2 ch, 1sc in each of next 7ch, 3sc in next ch, 1sc in each of next 7 ch; rep from * across, turn.
working in back loops only, ch 1, skip first st, sc2tog next 2 sts, 1sc in each of the next 5sc, 3sc in next sc, *1sc in each of the next 7sc, skip next 2sc, 1sc in each of the next 7sc, 3sc in next sc,rep from * across to last 7sts, 1sc in each of next 5sc, sc2tog in last 2sc, turn
Repeat row 1 until you have reached your desired length.
Example of the Classic Back Loop Single Crochet Ripple Stitch (Click for Larger)
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