I have 2 Questions...

gracie01December 4, 2008

I just received Annie's Attic catalog. They have a book on "Slip Stitch Crochet". I cannot find a tutorial anywhere on this. I know how to crochet, but have never done a project in this method. Has anyone tried this?

Two, they also have a book on "Crochet-knit". How difficult is this? I don't know how to knit.

Thanks to anyone who can shed some light on these.

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sheilajoyce_gw

Slip stitch is a particular crochet stitch. It is somewhat like a single crochet, but you do not make a second loop. So you put the hook through the stitch, make a loop and pull it through that stitch and the loop on your hook. It is a shortened version of a single crochet somewhat like a half double crochet is a shortened version of a double crochet.

I have no experience with crochet-knit. But I do crochet and I do knit.

    Bookmark   December 4, 2008 at 2:46PM
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gracie01

Thank you, I know what a slip stitch is, but have you ever made an entire project with one? That is my question.

    Bookmark   December 4, 2008 at 3:17PM
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mamalo3

gracie i have that book from annies attic ...if you would like me to copy something i will ok...lois

    Bookmark   December 6, 2008 at 12:12AM
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mcmama96

Maybe this page will help you:

Here is a link that might be useful: slip stitch crochet

    Bookmark   December 6, 2008 at 9:14AM
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gracie01

mamalo3, thank you for your offer. It looks like it would be very time consuming, but the finished results look very nice. Have you made anything from that book yet?

    Bookmark   December 6, 2008 at 9:56AM
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mamalo3

gracie, sad to say that i haven't made anything from the book,i was gonna get to it after the holidays...been so busy...but if you want to take a look i will gladly send you a copy,if you want, give me your e-mail and i will send it....let me know..ok...lois

    Bookmark   December 6, 2008 at 4:00PM
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