In the video tutorial below you will learn How to Crochet a Foundation Chain. A foundation chain is a chain made up of chain stitches. This is the base for all your crochet projects. It is also known as a ‘starting chain’. You will generally see it referred to at the start of a pattern, for example: ch 18, which means to make a foundation chain that contains 18 chain stitches.
Use the following instructions to complete a foundation chain:
- Once you have your slip knot, wrap the yarn over the hook and draw it through the slip knot
- Wrap the yarn over the hook and draw it through the loop on the hook
- Continue the last step until the foundation chain has the amount of chain stitches that you require
How to Crochet a Foundation Chain Video Tutorial
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