This is a gorgeous stitch and makes for a fabulous afghan square!
Yes, this textured, knit-like stitch is perfect for afghans, blankets, throws, shawls, scarves, ponchos and all kinds of projects. You can learn this stitch and immediately devote your efforts towards your new project.
Not only will you have mastered the stitch but you will have your first 8-inch square completed! This is great as a stash buster, too. You can easily work up many of these squares in the colors of your choice and make a beautiful multi-color or mono-color afghan.
This wonderful photo tutorial is free! It’s by designer Rhondda of Oombawka Design Crochet. You’ll be able to learn this valuable technique have some afghan squares to show for it!
And for even more fantastic — and free! — photo and video tutorials on crocheting techniques and stitches do check out some of our other favorites we’ve previously featured at Crochet Maze. Links are below!
As always, happy crocheting!