How to crochet chain stitch

CROCHET 101 - How to crochet chain stitch

In this blog post you'll find a beginner friendly guide on how to crochet the chain stitch! The stitch is explained in text, pictures and video. The abbreviation for chain stitch is usually ch and that's probably what you'll see in different kinds of crochet patterns. This stitch is a very common foundation stitch and can be used in the beginning when crocheting a scarf for example.

How to crochet chain stitch

chain stitch = ch

Here you'll find the video tutorial: https://youtu.be/_YgiMpjpXac

HOW TO CROCHET CHAIN STITCH FOR BEGINNERS

How to crochet chain stitch

Picture 1: We'll start with an adjustable loop. Put the loop on the crochet hook.
Picture 2: Put the yarn over the crochet hook from behind.

How to crochet chain stitch

Picture 3: Pull the yarn through the loop on your crochet hook.
Picture 4: You have now completed your first chain stitch! Congratulations!

Continue to make as many stitches as you want or as the pattern suggests.
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