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20 Unique Crochet Stitches for Your Next Project

Check out these 20 unique crochet stitches and give your next project a little oomph! If you are looking for different types of crochet stitches to try, you’re in the right place!

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One of the great things about crochet is that it’s so easy to get started. It doesn’t take too long to figure out your way around a pattern and get the hang of the basic crochet stitches: slip stitch, single crochet, double crochet, half double crochet, and treble crochet stitches.

But why stop there? Once you learn how to crochet, there are so many unique and interesting crochet stitches that you can use to add some character to your next project! In this article, I’ve curated a list of my favorite stitches that you can use to make beautiful blankets, cozy scarves, crochet hats, and more.

Unique Crochet Stitches for Beginners

Don’t be intimidated when you see how great these techniques look in the finished products! You’ll find that some of these cool crochet stitches are a lot easier than they look because they build on the basic stitches you already know by heart. Plus this list contains links to stitch tutorials that will guide you along the way.

Beginners can try starting with the Linen or Moss Stitch. It’s super pretty and very approachable.

Decorative Stitches for Experienced Crocheters

Are you looking to take your crochet projects to the next level? This round-up has got you covered. It’s chock full of fun stitch inspo for any yarn addict. Some of the stitches on the list are a little more complicated, but the effect they add to your projects makes them worth the effort. Plus, how rewarding is it when you take on a challenging technique and finally get it down pat?

Pretty Crochet Stitches for Blankets

Are you an afghan fanatic who can whip up a basic blanket with your eyes closed? Maybe you’re crocheting a gift for a baby shower and you want to make it extra special. Trying one of these eye-catching stitches will make your finished product stand out, and it will make the process more fun. The Larksfoot Stitch and the Harlequin Stitch are blanket boosting favorites.

Whether you’re seeing them for the first time or the first time in a while, these 20 unique crochet stitches are sure to make your project that much more special, and that much more fun to work up!

20 Unique Crochet Stitches for Your Next Project

Before you start your next project, consider adding one of these unique crochet stitches. They’re a great way for you to spice up your work and give yourself a fun challenge!

More Crochet Tutorials

If you love to crochet, you may be interested in these related articles.

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Tuesday 3rd of August 2021

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