My Step by Step Tutorial for the popcorn stitch.
Now I’m no expert crocheter but I’m no beginner either and looking through the posts of my new favourite facebook group (official CCC social group) a lot of people seemed to struggle with the popcorn stitch. So I made my own short photo step by step tutorial as it helped me and may help others. Please feel free to let me know your thoughts as I’m still learning myself.
Uk terms – 5 tr into stitch, leave loop insert hook into first tr, pick up loop and pull through stitch.
US terms – 5 dc into stitch, leave loop insert hook into first dc, pick up loop and pull through stitch.
So here’s the step by step pictures:
Step 1 – 5 tr (5dc) into stitch then remove hook from loop.
Step 2 – Insert hook into the first tr stitch (dc stitch)
Step 3 – Then insert hook into loop
Step 4 – Pull the loop through the stitch (I found squeezing the 5 tr (5dc) together when doing this helped)
Step 5 – Chain 1