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Crochet Stitches

This is a library of crochet stitches. Color photographs and step-by-step instructions are included for each stitch. These stitches can be used in a variety of crochet patterns, and they can also be used to design your own crochet projects. They are free for personal use.

Pictures of Crochet Stitches
You're invited to come on in and browse through our image gallery of crochet stitches.

Crochet Stitches -- Crochet Stitch Instructions
This is a library of crochet stitches. Color photographs and step-by-step instructions are included for each stitch. These stitches can be used in a variety of crochet patterns, and they can also be used to design your own crochet projects. They are free for personal use.

Basic Stitches
Learn how to work the basic crochet stitches -- the chain stitch, single crochet stitch, double crochet stitch, treble crochet stitch, slip stitch etc.

Tunisian Crochet Stitches
Find free tutorials and instructions for working various Tunisian crochet stitches.

Crochet Chain Stitch Tutorial – How to Crochet a Chain Stitch
Here's a step-by-step tutorial with photos and instructions for crocheting a chain stitch.

Single Crochet Stitch Tutorial – How to Single Crochet
Learn how to make the single crochet stitch with this photo tutorial.

Single Crochet Stitch Variations
Learn about single crochet stitch variations. See photos of several differen single crochet stitch variations, and learn what differentiates each.

Back Loop Single Crochet Stitch
The back loop single crochet stitch is an interesting textured stitch that's so easy to crochet. Find free instructions here!

How to Do a Single Crochet Spike Stitch
The single crochet spike stitch is also known as the long single crochet stitch, or the elongated single crochet stitch. Learn how to crochet this stitch with my free photo tutorial.

Double Crochet Stitch Tutorial – How to Double Crochet
Here's a step-by-step tutorial with photos and instructions for double crochet.

Double Crochet
Learn everything you want to know about the double crochet!

Double Crochet Stitch Variations
Once you've learned the double crochet stitch, you might like to try some interesting ways of varying it.

How to Do Half Double Crochet Stitch
Half double crochet stitch is a popular basic stitch that every crocheter should know! If you want to learn, or you can't quite remember the stitch and you need a refresher, check out this step-by-step photo tutorial for complete instructions.

Double Crochet Stitch Video
Learn how to work the double crochet stitch. Edna Kurtzman is your video hostess; she demonstrates this easy crochet stitch.

How to Slip Stitch in Crochet
Learn how to crochet a slip stitch.

How to Treble Crochet
Ready to learn the treble crochet stitch? If so, here's a tutorial that will teach you how.

Tunisian Simple Stitch, AKA Afghan Stitch
The Tunisian simple stitch is an easy, intriguing stitch with many possible uses. This stitch also has several other names, including afghan stitch (among others.)

How to Join Crochet Squares Together With Slip Stitch
Wondering how to join crocheted squares, granny squares, or other motifs? This photo tutorial shows you how to join your squares with slip stitch. It's easy!

Shell Stitch
If you'd like to learn how to crochet the shell stitch, check out this roundup of free resources including videos, tutorials and patterns.

Slip Stitch Crochet Fabric -- Pjoning -- Bosnian Crochet
Learn how you can use one of the most basic crochet stitches -- the unassuming slip stitch -- as the basis for crocheting exquisite, versatile fabrics.

How to Crochet a Shell Stitch
We hope you'll enjoy this free crochet tutorial for learning the shell stitch.

Crochet V Stitch
This is the place to check out bunches of tutorials and free patterns with a v stitch theme.

Lacy Interrupted V-Stitch
This crochet stitch is a variation of the V-Stitch. It's worked in rows, but instead of building V-stitches on top of each other, there is an interruption between every row of V's. The V's are alternated with another row of stitches in a slightly different configuration. The effect is lacy and enchanting.

How to Crochet the V Stitch
The basic v stitch is appealing for several reasons. First of all, it's a really attractive stitch. Second, it's quick to crochet. Third, it's easy! Learn how to crochet it with this free tutorial.

Spike Stitch
Get your spike stitch on with these free spike stitch instructions and patterns!

Crochet V Stitch in Brick Repeat
This crochet stitch is sort of a hybrid between the V-stitch and the granny square. It's worked in rows, like a V-stitch usually would be. The difference is that, instead of building V-stitches on top of each other, they are alternated in a brick repeat.

Best Crochet Stitches to Use With Variegated Yarn
Got variegated yarn? Wondering which stitches to use with it? If so, this helpful guide is exactly what you need to read.

Striped Afghan Stitch Pattern
Here is a striped pattern for using with the afghan stitch in crochet.

Tunisian Knit Stitch -- Tutorial With Free Instructions for How to Do...
Tunisian Knit Stitch -- Tutorial With Free Instructions for How to Do Tunisian Knit Stitch

Slip Stitches in Surface Crochet
Here's a free tutorial for working surface crochet slip stitches.

Join With a Slip Stitch to Form A Ring
Learn what to do if your crochet pattern says to "join with a slip stitch to form a ring" or "join w/ sl st to form ring".

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