How to Crochet the Front Loop Slip Stitch

How to Crochet the Front Loop Slip Stitch

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the front loop slip stitch. This stitch creates a ribbing that closely resembles knitting. The front loop slip stitch would be great for cowls, hats, and coffee cozies!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


Valley Yarns Northampton

Sourced the softest wool WEBS could find and dyed in a beautiful collection of solid colors and heathered shades. It is a dream to felt and soft enough for cozy garments. Valley Yarns Northampton also has a whopping 247 yards per skein. It is beautiful and economical. Made in Peru.

A Crochet Hook


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Chain Stitch – Ch
Slip St-Sl st

Skill: Intermediate
Foundation Chain:Chain any number of sts.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    (Right Side): Sl st in 1st ch from hook and each ch across, turn.

  2. Row 2

    Sl st through front loops in each sl st across, turn.

Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Front Loop Slip Stitch. (Reversible)

Example of the Front Loop Slip Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)

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