How to Crochet the Single Crochet Grit Stitch

How to Crochet the Single Crochet Grit Stitch

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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