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Tunisian Crochet (Afghan Stitch)

The afghan stitch - tunisian stitch is also known as the tricot crochet, hook knitting and railroad knitting. In working the afghan stitch you put loops on a hook and then remove the loops for the hook.


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Get Hooked on Tunisian Crochet #ad

Learn How with 13 Projects by Sheryl Thies - Paperback - Published 2011

The Tunisian Crochet Handbook #ad

A Beginners Guide! The goal of this book is to guide crocheters step-by-step through Tunisian crochet, starting with tools and yarns, transitioning into how-to’s and stitches, and finishing with easy but engaging patterns. by Toni Lipsey - Paperback Affiliate Link to Amazon

TUNISIAN Crochet - Vol. 1: Basic & Textured Stitches #ad

Learn the basics of this technique of Tunisian Crochet in the introductory part and further explore a lot of possible stitch combinations. All patterns are explained in detail. by Petra Tornack-Zimmermann - Paperback - Published 2016 Affiliate Link to Amazon

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The complete guide to modern Tunisian crochet stitches, techniques and patterns. by Michelle Robinson - Paperback - Published 2017 Affiliate Link to Amazon

3 Color Tunisian

Three-color Tunisian creates an interwoven color and texture fabric. Some beginning Tunisian crocheters even find it easier to do than Tunisian Simple Stitch with one color. Stitch Diva

5 Tunisian Crochet Tips

Before you start your first Tunisian project, here are five Tunisian tips you should know. Interweave

Afghan Stitch

Learn how to do the afghan stitch; otherwise known as the Tunisian simple stitch. Knitting Crochet and Crafts

Afghan Stitch Basic Instructions

These instructions and illustrations show how to do the foundation row and the Tunisian knit. Vicki's Crochet Designs

Afghan Stitch Dishcloth

A simple afghan stitch project. Crochet Crochet 'N More

Afghan Stitch Now Called Tunisian Crochet

Why is the afghan stitch now called Tunisian crochet? Crochet Kim

Basic Afghan Stitch

How to crochet a basic afghan stitch. Dummies.com

Binding Off

There are two ways of binding off and this tutorial show both. Knitter Knotter

Binding Off Tutorial

Here is another binding off tutorial. Crochet Kim

Changing Colors

Here are some tips for keeping the fabric tidy and the color changes smooth whether you change colors at the beginning of the forward pass or the reverse pass. Stitch Divi Studios

Finishing Tunisian Crochet Projects

With these step-by-step photos and the video tutorial learn how to finish Tunisian Crochet Stitches easily to have a clean finish. Nicki's Homemade Crafts

Foundation Row

This video and instructional tutorial is on how to create the foundation row in Tunisian crochet. Annie's Catalog

Increase Stitch

Try this increasing stitch, Tunisian Reverse Stitch Front & Back, with this tutorial. Stitch Diva

Increase Stitch on Tunisian Crochet Fabric

One way to increase a Tunisian Crochet fabric is to insert the hook into the back hump of the horizontal threads and pick up a loop. Learn this increasing technique. Stitch Diva

Short Rows in Tunisian Crochet

Just as in knitting, short rows are useful for making soft curves, slopes or darts in fabric. Short rows (partially worked rows) can be used with Tunisian Crochet. Learn how! Stitch Diva

Simple Stitch Increasing and Decreasing

Here is a photo and instructional tutorial on increasing and decreasing with Tunisian crochet. Morale Fiber

Stitch - Base Row

To start a Tunisian crochet fabric, a base or foundation row is needed. The base row is worked in two steps: the Forward and the Reverse Pass. Learn how here. Stitch Diva Studios

Tip - Controlling Curl

Hints for preventing curling of your afghan stitch project. Stitch Divi Studios

Tunisian Bind Off and Other Finishing Tips

The last thing you need to learn is binding off and finishing. Learn here! Petals to Picots

Tunisian Binding Off

It is not always necessary to bind off depending on the look wished. However, you can bind off and here is a photo illustration with instructions. Stitch Divi Studios

Tunisian Crochet - Working in the Round

Is it possible to do Tunisian Crochet in the Round? Yes, it is. Here are tutorials for two seamless methods. Stitch Diva

Tunisian Crochet 101 - Introduction and Tools

This post will give you a short introduction to this technique and show you the different tools you can use. A Crochet Journey

Tunisian Crochet 101 - Yarn Over Increase

The Tunisian Yarn Over is very easy and it is useful as both an increase and to create lace patterns in Tunisian crochet. A Crochet Journey

Tunisian Crochet 101: Changing colors

There are a few ways of changing colors in Tunisian crochet - this is the forward pass changing color method. A Crochet Journey

Tunisian Crochet 101: Foundation Row and Simple Stitch

This post will teach the foundation row and the first Tunisian stitch - Tunisian simple stitch (Tss). A Crochet Journey

Tunisian Crochet 101: Tunisian Knit Stitch

Continuing on with the Tunisian Crochet 101 tutorial - here learn the Tunisian knit stitch. A Crochet Journey

Tunisian Crochet 101: Tunisian Purl Stitch

Just as in knitting, the Tunisian purl stitch can help prevent the fabric from curling. So it is a good stitch to learn. A Crochet Journey

Tunisian Crochet In The Round

Let’s learn how to crochet Tunisian Crochet in the round with this tutorial! Heart Hook Home

Tunisian Diagonal Stitch

A pretty Tunisian Stitch that creates a biased fabric is also known as Full stitch, Waffle stitch or Gobelin stitch. Learn this stitch here. Stitch Diva

Tunisian Double Crochet (tdc)

Here is a tutorial for the Tunisian double crochet stitch with instructions and illustrations. Stitch Diva Studios

Tunisian Intarsia

Photos and instructions for working the tunisian intarsia. Knitting-and.com

Tunisian Knit Stitch

You will find here a video clip on how to crochet the knit Tunisian stitch. Annie's Attic

Tunisian Knit Stitch (Tks)

How to do the Tunisian knit stitch in Tunisian crochet. Petals to Picots

Tunisian Purl Stitch

Watch this video to see how to make one of the fundamental Tunisian stitches - the Tunisian purl stitch. Stitch Diva

Tunisian Purl Stitch (tps)

You will find here a video clip along with a photo step-by-step tutorial. Annie's Attic

Tunisian Reverse Stitch

The Tunisian reverse stitch looks similar to the Tunisian purl stitch, but it is worked from the back of your piece. Here is a tutorial. Petals to Picots

Tunisian Simple Stitch

Learn how to do the Tunisian simple stitch. Petals to Picots

Tunisian Simple Stitch (tss)

A very simple stitch that is usually learned first when learning Tunisian crochet is Tunisian Simple Stitch. With these instructions and photos, learn this stitch easily. Stitch Diva Studio

Tunisian Simple Stitch Video

Learn the Tunisian simple stitch with this clip from Annie's video class, Learn to Tunisian Crochet with instructor Kim Guzman. Annie's Attic

Twisted Tunisian Simple Stitch (Twtss) / Tunisian Rib Stitch Pattern

Learn this stitch with the video and written photo instructions. Stitch Diva





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