How to single crochet in a ring

Posted on 16.05.2019 by Melony
Lets face it, there are many video tutorials demonstrating the magic ring but very few if any are actually helpful. Attach the yarn to your crochet hook using a slip knot, then work enough chain stitches to create a chain long enough to wrap around your finger. Once I finally mastered the magic ring, I was hooked and now I never start a project in the round without using it. You don't get the line of chains, but you need to slip stitch in the last row of your work, and the edge might look uneven.
Use small crochet hooks and thin cotton yarn to prevent these rings from overwhelming your hand. Making a single crochet stitch is a process that involves creating a foundation chain and completing a ser. The compact single crochet stitch creates a tight, dense fabric. Appearance in pattern - sc around ring. In fact, it may be easier for beginners to make double crochet into a ring than to crochet an object that requires you to figure out the right loops in the chain to crochet into.

In the following three tutorials, Ill demonstrate how to do the crochet magic ring in single crochet, half double crochet and double crochet stitches.

You can make blankets, bags and many other items with granny squares, either one big square, or many smaller squares sewn together. Learning how to make a single crochet will serve as the foundation for your crocheting ventures as all stitches are typically variations of this core stitch. The single crochet is the simplest crochet stitch, and it is a good building block for learning the half-double crochet and double crochet stitches. This shows an American single crochet. I can remember avoiding the crochet magic ring like the plague as a beginner. If you've already mastered the chain, you're ready to move on to single crochet.