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Single Crochet Group Stitch

Single Crochet Group Stitch – Easy to crochet small textured stitch pattern, learn how to make it from my tutorial below.

Use for projects like dishcloths, potholders, washcloths or place mats etc. a lovely stitch which is written in both formats USA and UK, scroll down to get the format you want.

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Raised Textured Group Stitch

Raised Textured Group Stitch – Learn to crochet this raised group stitch, it gives a soft warm textured look and feel and is great for projects such as baby blankets afghans or throws etc.

This beautiful stitch is explained in USA and UK written instructions below, just scroll down the post to get the format you work with.

raised textured group stitch

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hdc3tog Crochet Stitch Tutorial

hdc3tog Crochet Stitch Tutorial – The hdc3tog is worked over 3 stitches to make just one stitch, beautiful design that can be used for a lot of items including babywear, blankets, throws and tableware.

Both formats of USA and UK are available, scroll down the page to get the instructions.

hdc2tog crochet stitch tutorial

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Flat Slip Stitch Joining

Flat slip stitch joining is the ideal method of joining granny squares together.

If you are like me and love making granny squares but do not like stitching them up, there are many ways to do this and I think one of the easiest ways is with a slip stitch seam.

I feel it gives a more professional finish and look to it.

Below is a pictorial on how to do a sl st and how to seam the squares together.

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Crochet Brick Stitch

I have added a crochet brick stitch to my crochet stitch category, it is a lovely close stitch made with a main color yarn and a small splash of contrast color to bring it alive.

Use for placemats, coasters, dishcloths, pot holders or blankets and throws.

I have used 2 colors, but you could alternate a few different contrast colors if you wish.

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Solid Shell Stitch

I love this solid shell stitch, I have used it for many of my projects, it is a close together stitch which makes it an ideal design for baby items, there is less chance of little fingers getting caught in the yarn.

It can also be used for dishcloths, place mats, blankets etc. play with your colors to get a good combination, I have used 3 different shades but you can easily use more or less if you wish.

solid shell stitch

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Arch Column Crochet Stitch

Today I’ve added the arch column crochet stitch to my
stitch collection.

It is made over 2 rows of pattern and is quite easy to do once you get into a flow with it, turn this beautiful stitch into baby garments, blankets, cushion covers, chair backs etc.

Use different color yarns to give a stunning effect, scroll down the page to learn how to crochet this classic stitch.

arch column crochet stitch

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