The crochet spider stitch is a classic beautifully textured stitch that I have been using
for many years and love the way it creates a pretty but not too lacy fabric feel, using
just a chain and sc/dc stitches, it is easy and simple to do.
Perfect for scarves, wash/dishcloths or blankets.
My single crochet grit stitch pictorial is for an easy crochet pattern that creates a
tightly textured finish which is sturdy, if you crochet it on a large hook it will have
a much softer feel.
Use for many projects around the home like sets of coasters, place mats etc. or
use to make things like dish/washcloths, blankets or cowls.
Check out my free Grit Stitch Place Mat crochet pattern.
The crochet herringbone half double crochet stitch pictorial is a stitch you can use for
many projects as it is so easy to do and creates a lovely textured pattern that is great
for blankets, place mats, cushion covers etc.
I have done step by step pictures on how to crochet this stitch below.
See my Piggyback and Two Cluster stitch pictorials.
My crochet neat edge pictorial is to show you how to get an even look when making a
Have you ever wondered when using a second color why it appears to look rough and
uneven, my pictorial below shows you in four steps how to improve the look.
See my Crab Stitch and Magic Circle Pictorials.
My crochet ripple stitch pictorial, also called chevron crochet, made using several
colors it can be quite stunning, it is a popular stitch to use for baby blankets,
afghans or dishcloths etc.
I have added this lovely stitch to my Stitch Library.