creating a chain stitch

Basic Crocheting Stitches

Chain Stitch

creating a chain stitch
Make a chain of loops pulling out 1 loop through the other.

Slip Stitch

creating a slip stitch
Place the hook in a loop on the chain, pull the yarn over hook and pull through both loops on the needle at once.

Single Crochet

creating a single crochet stitch
Take up 1 loop on the chain, pull the yarn over hook, and pull through both loops on the needle at once.

Double Crochet

creating a double crochet stitch
Put yarn around hook, take up 1 loop on the chain, yarn over hook and pull through 2 loops at a time.

Long Crochet

creating a long crochet stitch
Put yarn around hook and pick up 1 loop on the chain. Yarn over hook and pull through 1 loop, yarn over and pull through 2 loops twice.

Treble Crochet

creating a treble crochet stitch
Put yarn around hook twice and take up 1 loop on the chain. Yarn over hook and pull through 2 loops on needle and repeat this 2 times more.