The Single Crochet Grit Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #49

Stitch Description

The Single Crochet Grit Stitch is a simple crochet pattern that creates a tightly textured fabric that is firm and dense. It’s great for washcloths, afghans, and warm scarves.

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Wool-Ease

Wool-Ease is a 4-ply worsted-weight yarn that is so beloved by knitters and crocheters that it inspired an entire family of yarns. Wool-Ease® is appreciated for its versatility and value. It has the feel, warmth and softness of wool, combined with the easy care of machine wash-and-dryability. Its extensive color range makes it easy to design with and perfect for every project from socks to afghans.

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Addi Swing Ergonomic Crochet Hook

Skacel Addi Swing Hook was developed with comfort in mind. The handle is constructed of two plastics: one colorful and soft, and the other, white and firm. The two balance each other perfectly for just the right amount of flexibility.This is a crochet hook to love! The beautifully balanced handle rests perfectly in your hand as addi’s Turbo hook glides in and out of each stitch. With addi Swing Hooks you can say good-bye (and good riddance!) to cramped fingers forever.

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Abbreviations

ch
Chain Stitch
sc
Single Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2 + 1 (add 2 for base chain)

Stitch Characteristics

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Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 2 + 1 (add 2 for base chain)

  • Row 1: skip 2ch (count as 1sc), 1sc into next ch, *skip 1ch, 2sc into next ch; rep from * to last 2ch, skip 1ch, 1sc into last ch, turn
  • Row 2: 1 ch (counts as 1sc), 1sc into first st, *skip 1 sc, 2sc into next sc; rep from * to last 2sts, skip 1sc, 1sc into top of tch, turn
  • Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

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Example of the Single Crochet Grit Stitch

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