14 Oct Fleece Crochet Stitch
STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES USED
CHAIN (abbrev. ch)
YO and pull through the loop on hook.
SINGLE CROCHET (abbrev. sc)
Insert hook in stitch, YO and pull up loop (2 loops on your hook), YO again and pull through both loops on hook.
EXTENDED SINGLE CROCHET (abbrev. esc)
Insert hook in stitch, YO and pull loop through the stitch (2 loops on hook) YO and pull through first loop only, forming a chain stitch (2 loops on hook), YO and pull through both loops on hook.
CROCHETING INTO THE BACK BUMP OF A CHAIN
When you turn your chain, you’ll see a small ‘bump’ on the wrong side of each stitch.
THROUGH FRONT LOOP (abbrev. tfl)
The front loop is the loop closest to you.
- ch = chain
- esc = extended single crochet
- sc = single crochet
- sc-tfl = single crochet through front loop
START CROCHETING | FLEECE STITCH
- Turning chain at the beginning of row do not count as a stitch.
- Number of rows in pattern repeat : 2
To begin: multiple 1 (any number of sts) + 1 turning chain
Row 01. Starting in 2nd ch through back bumps, esc to end.
Row 02. ch, turn, sc-tfl, [6 ch, sc-tfl in next st] to end.
Row 03. ch, turn, esc through the unworked loop of the extended single crochet 2 rows below repeat to last stitch.
Repeat rows 02 & 03 until desired height is reached.
You can get shorter or longer loops by varying the number of air chains in row 2.
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