Whether these stitches are new to you or you are just here for a quick refresher before starting your next project, I hope you find these tutorials helpful and clear.
These skills and stitches are the foundation for great amigurumi and all other crochet.
Table of Contents
Walking Slip Knot
Single Crochet (sc)
Half Double Crochet (hdc)
Double Crochet (dc)
Increase and Invisible Increase (inc)
Decrease and Invisible Decrease (dec)
Mattress Stitch (sewing amigurumi parts)
Working in the Round
Kati is the designer behind Hooked by Kati. With thousands of patterns sold around the world, Kati prides herself in creating innovative, easy-to-follow amigurumi patterns. She has designed for several publications, including Crochet!, Crochet World, Simply Crochet, and I Like Crochet. Kati finds her inspiration in science fiction, video games, and numerous visits to the zoo — all passions she shares with her husband and two boys.