Photo Stitch Tutorial
The Yarn Under Single Crochet (yusc) is special technique often used in amigurumi for the tightness of the stitch it creates. It is not a stitch you would want to use all the time in replacement of your regular yarn over single crochet, but for specific purposes it a gorgeous change!
The materials I used for the swatch are:
The yusc can be done with almost any yarn or hook, so feel free to use whatever you have!
Learn The Yarn Under Single Crochet
The Yarn Under Single Crochet is almost identical to a regular Single Crochet with a slight variation after inserting the hook.
You can start with any number of chains, and there is no pattern repeat.
Here are the steps written out and below you can find the step-by-step photos.
Yarn Under Single Crochet
- Insert hook into next stitch.
- Yarn under, pull up a loop (2 loops on hook).
- Yarn over, pull through both loops.
Steps For the YUSC With Pictures
Insert hook into next stitch.
Yarn under, pull up a loop (2 loops on hook).
Yarn over, pull through both loops.
One really neat aspect of the yusc is how it looks done in the round or in rows, take a look! Which do you like best?!
In The Round:
Ready, Set, Crochet!
That’s all there is to it!
Ready to try the it out in a pattern?!
I’ll have a brand new design that features the Yarn Under Single Crochet coming soon!
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