Granite Crochet Stitch Tutorial – Geschrieben + Video

Are you looking for a way to add interest to your crochet projects without having to spend hours learning a complicated pattern? Then you must check out the granite crochet stitch!

The granite crochet stitch, also known as the moss stitch, is a game changer for anyone that likes to crochet.

It is easy enough for a beginner to learn, but creates enough interest in the texture that experienced crocheters will love it too!

The granite crochet stitch is created simply by combining the chain stitch and single crochet stitch. See what I mean about easy?

This stitch looks great and is so easy to learn, you’ll pick it up in no time.

Check out our tutorials below to learn how to work the granite crochet stitch!

granite crochet stitch

Granite Crochet Stitch Written Instructions

You only need to know TWO stitches to work the granite stitch. Chain stitch and single crochet stitch.

Begin by crocheting a foundation row. Any number is fine, just make sure it’s an even number!

Row 1: Find the FOURTH chain stitch from your hook. Work a single crochet stitch into the fourth chain stitch.

[Chain 1, skip the next chain stitch, work a single crochet stitch in the next chain stitch]

Repeat [] to the end of the row.

In the final chain stitch, work a single crochet stitch. Turn. Chain 2.

Row 2: Into the FIRST chain 1 space, work a single crochet stitch.

[Chain 1, in the next chain 1 space, work a single crochet stitch]

Repeat [] to the end of the row.

End the row with a single crochet stitch in the chain 3 space at the end.

Turn. Work 2 chain stitches.

Row 3: Repeat Row 2. At the end of the row, work a single crochet stitch in the chain 2.

Repeat ROW 3 until you reach your desired length!

This is a wonderfully, easy and versatile stitch that you simply must take a stab at with some cozy yarn!

Granite Crochet Stitch Video Tutorial

The following video tutorial by Moogly shows you how to work the granite crochet stitch (or moss stitch) step by step!