The Textured Single Crochet Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #59

This stitch was originally posted on July 5, 2012

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the textured single crochet stitch. This basic crochet pattern creates a nicely textured fabric consisting of small V’s. It’s a great stitch for beginner crocheter’s and would make a good simple afghan or washcloth.

Skill: Easy
Foundation Chain: Multiples of 2 + 3

Chain Stitch – ch
Single Crochet – sc

Pattern Instructions:

Row 1: 1 sc in 3rd ch from hook, *skip 1 ch, 2 sc into next ch, rep from * to last 2 ch, skip 1 ch, 1 sc into last ch, turn.
Row 2: Ch1 (counts as first sc), 1 sc in first sc, *skip 1 sc, 2 sc into next sc, rep from * to last 2 sts to last 2 sts, skip 1 sc, 1 sc in top of the turning ch, turn.

Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

After a few repeats your pattern should look like this:

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

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