The Front Loop Single Crochet (FLsc)

Stitch Description

The Front Loop Single Crochet is a variation of the basic single crochet stitch. It creates a twined ridge along the surface of the fabric if repeated for several rows. This stitch can be used as an independent element of a pattern, or as a pattern in and of itself, as seen in our sample.

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Abbreviations

Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count

  Pattern Repeat 

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

  • Step 1: Insert your hook into front loop of the stitch to be worked, coming up through the middle of the stitch.
  • Step 2: YO and draw a loop through the fabric.
  • Step 3: YO and draw through 2 loops on hook.

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