Let’s decorate as many surfaces as we can
While it’s a truism that you should know as many different stitches as you can, some are just so useful! The surface stitch is one of those, because it’s a great way of topping off or finishing a piece that’s already made by slip-stitching additional yarn to make stripe or accent motifs. You can also use this technique to go outside of the rows or rounds of a new or existing project and apply a surface motif or applique such as a monogram or image. Please find a links to two free tutorials how to crochet surface stitch below photos.
Surface crochet makes a difference
In this tutorial made by Lilla Bjorn’s Crochet World you will learn how to make a perfect surface crochet on a round coaster. Simply by adding a simple round decor, you will get totally different elegant coasters and a coaster pattern is also included.
The full tutorial about this technique is here:
When you get the base made, any decorative shape will be possible. You just make a form form a paper sheet and away you go..