23 Aug Moss Stitch Back Loop
STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES USED
CHAIN (abbrev. ch)
YO and pull through the loop on hook.
CHAIN SPACE (abbrev. ch1sp)
To create a stitch within a chain space, just insert your hook into the space/hole/gap (underneath the chain) to make your stitch.
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.
THROUGH BACK LOOP (abbrev. tbl)
The back loop is furthest away from you.
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 2 space
- sc = single crochet
- sc-tbl = single crochet through back loop
- sk = skip
- 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
- 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, skip sc, sc-tbl of ch, [ch, sk sc, sc-tbl of ch] to last 2 sts, ch, skip next sc, sc in last ch1sp.
Repeat row 02 until you reach desired size.
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