No matter what crochet project you want to start, chances are it all begins with one simple technique; the chain stitch! If you’ve always wanted to learn how to crochet, follow our series of Crochet Fundamentals. This tutorial uses US crochet terminology, with the Australian and UK term in brackets. Stitches include chain (ch)[ch].
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Do a Chain Stitch
Check out the following video to learn how to make the chain stitch, also called the starting chain.
Well done! You now know how to start your projects by using the chain stitch.
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