Your question: What is an alt CH in crochet?

What is crochet ch?

The chain stitch (abbreviated ch) is the basis for all crochet. Almost every crochet pattern begins with a chain stitch. If you’re working in rows, your first row is a series of chain stitches, which is not surprisingly called a foundation chain.

What is the difference between double crochet and single crochet?

Single Crochet: Single crochet is the most basic crochet stitch, and will start adding height to your work. … Double crochet stitches are made just like single crochet stitches, but you wrap the yarn around the hook once before starting each stitch.

What does ch 1 sp mean in crocheting?

chain 2 sp = chain 2 space. sc in ch 1 sp = single crochet in chain 1 space. sl st into ch1 sp = slip stitch into chain 1 space.

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