What are the basic crochet stitches that we should remember?
And you’re in luck, because these six basic crochet stitches are easy to learn with a just little bit of practice.
Basic Crochet Stitches
- The chain stitch.
- The single crochet stitch.
- The double crochet stitch.
- The half double crochet stitch.
- The treble crochet stitch.
- The slip stitch.
What is a UK treble crochet stitch?
Treble crochet in UK terms or double crochet in US terms is a taller stitch than double crochet (UK). It is around twice as tall as double crochet which means that your work will grow more quickly with this stitch, in the same way as a wall would grow more quickly if you used taller bricks.
What is double crochet in UK terms?
A US single crochet (UK double crochet) has only one yarnover after inserting it into the stitch but has two loops on the hook after pulling up a loop (hence, double in UK crochet terms).