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How to work in single crochet

Facts & handy tips

In this video, we will show you how to work in single crochet. This technique is the most fundamental of all stitches in crocheting.

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Step By Step

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1.

Start by working a foundation chain.

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2.

Chain an additional stitch, this is your turning chain and you must work this step at the beginning of every row.

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3.

Insert your hook into the 2nd chain stitch and draw through a loop of yarn.

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4.

Loop the yarn around your hook and bring it through both loops on your hook, now just 1 stitch remains and you have completed your first single crochet stitch.

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5.

Working into each stitch of the foundation chain in turn, repeat these steps to work a row of single crochet stitches.

This is how you do it

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