How to Crochet the Split Single Crochet Stitch

This stitch was originally posted on July 2, 2012

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the split single crochet stitch. This crochet is a variation of the single crochet stitch. It’s wonderful for a wash cloth or fabric that you want to be durable.

Skill: Easy


Step 1: Take the tip of the crochet hook and insert it into the center of the upside-down “V” (This may be a little difficult)
Step 2: Yarn over the hook
Step 3: Pull the yarn through creating two loops in the hook
Step 4: Yarn over the hook
Step 5: Pull the yarn through both loops creating one loop

Here’s what your pattern should look like:

Example of the Split Single Crochet Stitch (click for larger)
Split Single Crochet Stitch

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