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How to Crochet the Single Crochet Grit Stitch

How to Crochet the Single Crochet Grit Stitch

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This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the Single Crochet Grit Stitch. This simple crochet pattern creates a tightly textured fabric that is firm and dense. It’s great for washcloths, afghans, and warm scarves.

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

TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Chain Stitch – ch

Pattern Instructions:

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.

After a few repeats your pattern should look like this:
Example of the Single Crochet Grit Stitch (click for larger)
Example of the Single Crochet Grit Stitch

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