Crunch Stitch Tutorial
Posted on June 17 2018
The Crunch stitch is a fast building stitch which offers a beautiful texture to any project. The crunch stitch consists of just two stitches which are repeated making it perfect for all skill levels.
Pattern use ideas
Written in UK terms
This pattern gives you the basic principles for the crunch stitch, designed to help you create your own projects.
Video tutorial can be found at the base of the post.
ch - Chain
ss - Slip Stitch
htr - Half Treble Crochet
*__* repeat instructions
Foundation chain: Chain in multiples of 2.
Row 1: ss in 2nd ch from the hook, *htr, ss* repeat until you come to the end of the row. You will finish with a ss.
Row 2: ch2 and turn, *ss in the top of the htr from the previous row, htr into the ss from the previous row* repeat until you come to the end of the row. You will finish with a htr.
Row 3: ch1 and turn, ss in the first available stitch, *htr, ss* repeat until you come to the end of the row. You will finish with a ss.
Repeat row 2 & 3 until you reach your desired size.