Join me on YouTube for this week’s Lunchtime Live episode! Our featured stitch of the week is the split single crochet stitch.
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What is Lunchtime Live?
Lunchtime Live is a weekly series of live videos on my YouTube channel. It’s a chance for us to chat about what’s new at Stitches n Scraps. Think of it as a video newsletter, where you can participate too! I start each episode with a look at the latest posts on the blog. Then I move on to any announcements and sneak peeks at what’s coming up in the following week. Finally, I end the episode with a demo or short tutorial.
For 2022, the demo portion will be a featured stitch of the week. I’ll show you a different stitch pattern each week, alternating between knit and crochet stitches.
Watch Live, or Watch Later!
Tune in here to watch live at 11:30 am, US Central Time on November 10th, 2022. Join in the conversation with the live chat! You’ll be able to ask questions and leave comments, which I can respond to in the video.
If you can’t make it during the live broadcast, that’s ok – you can watch the full episode after it’s over.
Stitch of the Week: Split Single Crochet
This week’s stitch of the week is the split single crochet. A slight change in where you insert your hook creates this dense fabric. The straight columns of V shapes on the front almost look like knitting! This stitch is also called the waistcoat stitch or centered single crochet.
You can use this split stitch placement for just about any basic crochet stitch. For a deeper look, check out this split / centered stitch tutorial.
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