How To Do An Extended Single Crochet

How To Do an Extended Single Crochet

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The extended single crochet is an easy crochet stitch to do. It’s just a single crochet stitch with one extra step of pulling an extra loop up.

Here is a step-by-step tutorial with pictures showing you how to do an extended single crochet stitch.

One thing that I do differently with my extended single crochet is that instead of using a chain 2 at the start of each row I only use a chain 1. By only using a chain 1 I found that it had a less chunky appearance at the ends of rows and was more even.

Extended Single Crochet Swatch

Free Crochet Patterns from FirstTheCoffee.com Using the Single Crochet Slip Stitch:

Crochet Extended Washcloth Pattern

Step By Step Guide On How To Make An Extended Single Crochet With Pictures

Step 1.) Make a slip knot

Step 1 of Extended Single Crochet

Step 2.) Make a chain to the desired length:

Step 2 of Extended Single Crochet

Step 3.) Insert your hook into the 2nd chain from the hook:

Step 3 of Extended Single Crochet

Step 4.) Yarn over:

Step 4 of Extended Single Crochet

Step 5.) Pull the yarn through the chain stitch (you will have 2 loops on your hook)

Step 5 of Extended Single Crochet

Step 6.) Yarn over:

Step 6 of Extended Single Crochet

Step 7) Pull the yarn through the first loop only:

Step 7 of Extended Single Crochet

Step 8) Yarn over again and pull through the remaining 2 loops on the hook:

Step 8 of Extended Single Crochet

Repeat across the row, chain 1, and turn to start in the first stitch of the next row.

12 row swatch of Extended Single Crochet Stitches.

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