Left Hand Single Crochet Tutorials
Learn how to single crochet from the very beginning of your foundation chain through the first couple of rows with this tutorial.
This tutorial covers just how you work your single crochets into a foundation chain. This is a good video for visual learners (like me) who need to see each step of the process.
This tutorial will show you how and why to make a turning chain (TCH) and make your first single crochet into any row you are working.
This tutorial will show you how to single crochet in the middle of the row.
This tutorial shows you how to work into the last stitch of the row and explains why you don’t work into your turning chain (TCH)
Left handers: learn how to single crochet into the back loop only with this tutorial. This technique will produce a ribbed fabric when used on every row.
This tutorial will show you how to single crochet into the front loop only. Using this stitch on every row will give you a thinner fabric than single crocheting in both loops.
This tutorial will show you how to make a front post single crochet. Using this stitch you can create a tight and vertical rib.
This video will show you how to back post single crochet. While this stitch cannot be used to work with a front post single crochet (I’ll explain in the video), you can use it to create an interesting texture for your project.
Learn how to crochet in spirals. This technique is commonly used when making amigurumis or anything that a seam is not wanted on when working in the round.
Learn how to increase in single crochet when working in rows. The video shows what you can do with just this one stitch.
Learn how to decrease with this tutorial. This video will show you how to perform this stitch and what you can do with it.
Learn how to increase when working single crochet in the round. This video will show how placing your increases in different areas can give you different outcomes.
This tutorial will show you how to decrease in single crochet when working in the round. This technique is used a lot when making amigurumi.
This tutorial will show you how to make the extended single crochet. This stitch adds one additional step the regular single crochet to make a taller stitch.
Learn how to reverse single crochet with this tutorial. This is also known as the “crab stitch” and it gives a 3 dimensional effect to the outside of a project.
This tutorial will show you how to single crochet into a center ring. This technique is used often in making granny squares and in any project where an open center hole is desired.
This tutorial will show you how to create a vertical ribbing using front post double crochets (FPDC). This will create a thicker faux ribbing than if you used the front post single crochet (FPSC).
If you love working your single crochet projects in spirals, but are afraid to change colors because of those ugly jogs you get, this video is for you. This method will get rid of your offset color changes and give you inline stripes when working single crochet in spirals such as amigurumi.
Learn how to combine your foundation chain and first row of single crochet into one and never have to worry about chains again. This tutorial will teach you the steps (and how to easily remember them) to create a springy foundation for all your single crochet projects.
Learn how to join your foundation single crochet in the round without the need for any needles. This tutorial will show you a way I came up with to crochet your foundation single crochet together.
This viewer request video shows how to decrease in front post and back post single crochet when working in the round.
It’s easy to switch colors when working foundation single crochet. This tutorial will show you how.
Basic tutorial on how to change color when working in single crochet.