There are a variety of different ways to make crochet cords and they can be used for a variety of purposes such as embellishing a fabric by sewing them into patterns or as straps for garments and bags as well as fastenings for garments etc.
Here we show you how to make a slip stitch cord and a double slip stitch cord.
Slip Stitch Crochet Cords
Slip Stitch Cord
Make a foundation chain of the required length, change to a smaller hook, this will prevent your cord from becoming too loose. Make 1 chain, then work 1 slip stitch into every chain to the end.
Double Slip Stitch Crochet Cords
Double Slip Stitch Cord
Work as for the slip stitch cord but at the end of the first row of slip stitches work an extra st. into the last stitch, then work along the second side of the foundation row, working a slip stitch into every chain as before.