Tunisian CAL: Month 2 – The Tunisian Knit Stitch

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Tunisian Knit Stitch

This stitch gives the look of knitted Stockinette, but is done with your crochet hook! Copyright © 2006-2012, Karen Whooley. All Rights Reserved. Duplication of this pattern is a crime and will be punished by law. Please observe all copyright laws. Please contact the author for permission to use elsewhere.

  • Worsted Weight Yarn
  • Size I (5.5 mm) Tunisian Crochet Hook or size needed for gauge
  • Yarn needle to weave in ends

Gauge: Approx 4 stitches and 5 rows = 1 inch (2.5 cm)

Directions: (make 2) Chain any number. (For tote, ch 18)

Row 1: (Part 1) Insert hook in 2nd ch from hook, YO, pull up loop; (insert hook in next ch, YO, pull up loop) across to end of ch leaving all loops on the hook (Part 2) YO, pull through 1st loop on hook; (YO, pull through 2 loops on hook) across until one loop remains on the hook.

Row 2: (Part 1) Skip first vertical bar, (insert hook through the work from front to back between the strands of the next vertical bar, YO pull up a loop) across to end, leaving all loops on the hook. (Part 2) YO, pull through 1st loop on hook; (YO, pull through 2 loops on hook) across until one loop remains on the hook.

Repeat Row 2 for pattern.

Last Row: Skip first vertical bar, (insert hook under next vertical bar, YO, pull up a loop; YO, Pull through both loops on hook) across to end. Fasten Off.

Comments

  1. 3

    says

    Yee-haw! Month two is printed, and I’ll start on the CAL soon… just need to finish an knit WIP or I’ll forget and the deadline will be upon me.

  2. 4

    Karen Ratto-Whooley says

    YAY Kym! I am glad you are so raring to go! Be sure to share your finished squares with me!