Hi everyone! Today's video tutorial is a short one. Just a quick demonstration of the Crochet Bullion Stitch. When I first tried it, I was a bit frustrated as my yarn kept slipping from my hook before getting my hook through all of the loops!
After trying several times and making a beanie using this stitch, I got the hang of it and I'd love to share tips that worked for me!
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So the way you work a Bullion Stitch is by wrapping your yarn (or yarn overs) around your hook 8+ times, depending on the pattern. For this demonstration, I wrapped the yarn 7 times.
"Yarn over 7x, insert hook in next st, yarn over, pull up a loop, yarn over and pull through all 8 loops on your hook."
When you are wrapping your yarn on your hook, make sure it is loose. This helps you pull through better with some space.
The one thing I found very helpful was to turn my hook so it's facing down.
When you yarn over the last time (before pulling through all 8 loops), use your other hand/fingers to tug the working yarn and make sure it's tight around the hook.
Give it a try and let me know how you like it!
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