If you’ve ever crocheted an amigurumi project, but felt like it could have looked smoother or more professional, believe me: I’ve been there! It wasn’t until I learned how to crochet an invisible decrease that I saw how EASY it is to make my projects look really good!
In this tutorial, you will learn how to crochet an invisible decrease. But first, here are a list of reasons why you NEED to learn this quick and easy stitch:
- It will make your decreases look almost completely invisible!
- It is SOOOO SIMPLE!! You won’t even feel inconvenienced at all.
- It will give you confidence in the look of your crochet items, so you will definitely be able to make LOTS of awesome amigurumi projects for your loved ones.
- Number 3 is seriously my favorite thing to do!
So without further adieu, check out the video and photo tutorial below!
How to Crochet an Invisible Decrease in Amigurumi
1. Insert hook into FRONT LOOP of first stitch.
2. Insert hook into FRONT LOOP of second stitch, yarn over.
3. Pull yarn through both loops, yarn over.
4. Pull yarn through last 2 loops on hook.
And there you have it: the invisible decrease! Can you believe how easy that is? Only 4 steps!! It’s a total game changer.
Now go make an adorable amigurumi pattern and remember this great tip. Here are a list of awesome patterns to choose from on my blog:
You can also buy all of these patterns in PDF form in my Etsy Shop. I’m currently having a sale for 25% off ALL PATTERNS until Saturday, November 30th. Check it out here!