How to Crochet the Horizontal Buttonhole

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the button hole. The buttonhole will help you stylish garments come together by making them fit and close around with adding a button. Great for bags and jackets.

Skill: Intermediate

Instructions:

Step 1: 3 single crochet

Step 2: ch 3

Step 3: Skip 3 sc

Step 4: Continue sc across, turn

Step 5: 3 sc in the 3-ch space

Examples of the Button Hole Stitch (click for larger)
Example of the Horizontal Buttonhole

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