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.
Foundation Chain: Multiples of 2 + 1 (add 2 for base chain)
TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Chain Stitch – ch
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)
[sidebar alias=”after-post” ]