Foundation Single Crochet

If a pattern starts with chains followed by single crochet, it is possible to combine these two steps.
Foundation single crochet (FSC):

Foundation Row/1. step

Foundation Row/1. step

Begin with a slip knot and chain 2.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Foundation Row/2. row

Foundation Row/2. step

Insert your hook in the first “V” – yarn over hook and pull back through the “V” – you now have 2 loops on your hook .
Yarn over hook and pull through 1 loop.

 

 

 

 

 

Foundation Row/3. step

Foundation Row/3. step

 

Yarn over hook and pull through both loops.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Foundation Row/4. step

Foundation Row/Bottom “V”

Continue step 2 & 3 till you have the required number of stitches.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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