This stitch originally posted on February 4, 2012
This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the reverse single crochet stitch. This finishing stitch creates a nice edge that works well for afghans, washcloths or anything else that you want a solid trim without it being frilly.
Step 1: Without turning your work, insert your hook into the next stitch.
Step 2: Wrap the yarn around the crochet hook and pull the yarn through the stitch.
Step 3: Wrap the yarn around the crochet hook and pull the yarn through both stitches on your hook.
Repeat steps 1 – 3 until you have cast on the number of stitches required by your pattern.
After your edge is finished your piece should look like this:
Example of the Reverse Single Crochet (click for larger)
music in video is from demo 2008 by (Latch\xe9 Swing) / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0
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