If you want to learn how to crochet, single crochet is one of the most important stitches you will need to know. A majority of crochet patterns and projects incorporate single crochet stitches. If you don't learn this stitch, you'll really be missing out!
Single crochet is one of the easiest stitches to master.
Once you've learned the single crochet stitch, you'll find that there are infinite possible ways to use it. You can work it in straight rows, as shown above; you can also use it as a building block for creating more complicated stitches.