12 Jul Moss 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.
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.
- ch = chain
- ch1sp = chain space
- sc = single crochet
- Row … = At the beginning of each pattern line, you’ll find “Row” + a number to indicate which “row”.
- […] = When part of the instructions repeat throughout the “row”, it ́ll be placed between brackets.
START CROCHETING | MOSS STITCH
The stitch is made by alternating single crochet and chains, where the single crochet is worked into the chain space.
Turning chains at the beginning of row count as a stitch.
Number of rows in pattern repeat : 1
To begin: multiple 2 + 2 turning chains
Row 01. Starting in 4th ch through back bumps, sc, [ch, skip ch, sc in next ch] to end.
Row 02. ch 2, turn, sc in ch1sp, [ch, sc in ch1sp] to end.
Repeat rows 02 until desired height is reached.
VIDEO | MOSS STITCH
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