What are the basic stitches in crochet?

How many types of stitches are there in crochet?

In addition to crochet chains and slip stitch, there are four crochet stitches that are considered the basic – most common – crochet stitches. These are single crochet, half double crochet, double crochet and treble crochet.

How do you crochet step by step?

How to begin

  1. Step 1: Hold crochet hook in right hand and make a slip knot on hook.
  2. Step 2: Bring yarn over hook from back to front and grab it with hook.
  3. Step 3: Draw hooked yarn through slip knot and onto hook. …
  4. Step 4: Skip the first chain stitch.
  5. Step 5: Insert hook into center of next chain stitch.

What is a stitch in crochet?

Noun. 1. crochet stitch – any one of a number of stitches made by pulling a loop of yarn through another loop with a crochet needle. chain stitch – the most basic of all crochet stitches made by pulling a loop of yarn through another loop. double crochet, double stitch – a kind of crochet stitch.

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