The crochet sand stitch is a great stitch to learn to showcase yarn colors that are bold and scream for attention! The way this unique stitch can be used with color makes it a must have crochet stitch to learn! Read on down to learn how to do the sand stitch in crochet today!
If you love the use of color in projects then you will definitely enjoy this fun stitch! Keep on scrolling down to find the tutorial for the Crochet Sand Stitch! 🙂
For my example sand stitch swatch I used 3 different color yarns in my tutorial and will refer to them as A, B and C. Any worsted weight yarn will work if you’d like to mimic what I am showing. If you’d like to make this sand stitch with a bulky yarn that would work too!
Thinking you can’t do this.. well this stitch tutorial is a perfect project for beginners! Once you get the hang of this simple sand stitch your project comes together extremely quick.
Once you get this tutorial perfected why not try out my free crochet pattern the Jane Throw Blanket!
Happy Crocheting Friends! 🙂
SAND STITCH TUTORIAL
Crochet Hook that corresponds to the yarn that is being used.
I used a worsted weight yarn Lion Brand Yarn ,Vanna’s Choice.
Make sure to have 3 different color yarns
If you need help changing colors HERE is a tutorial.
SAND STITCH IN CROCHET
To Start chain an even number of stitches. I chose to do 16 for the purpose of this tutorial
Foundation Row: With Color A, Single Crochet in 4th Chain from Hook (that will count as your first Single Crochet, Chain 1 grouping) *Chain 1, Skip Next Chain, 1 Single Crochet in next Chain, Repeat from * Across, Turn, Change Colors Here to B.
Row 1: With B, Chain 2 (that will count as your first Single Crochet, Chain 1 grouping), skip first Single Crochet (from previous row), * 1 Single Crochet in next Chain 1 Space (from previous row), Chain 1, Skip next Single Crochet (from previous row) Repeat from * Across. Ending with 1 Single Crochet in Chain 1 space of turning chain, Turn. Change to Color C.
Row 2: Repeat Row 1 with Color C
Finishing: To continue pattern Repeat Row 1, Switching Between A, B and C Yarns. Remember to carry yarn loosely up sides.
YOU DID IT!
Happy Crocheting Friends!