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Tambour is a French word meaning ' drum ' The tambour method uses a hooked needle to make a continuous chain stitch.
Stitches like the blanket stitch, outline stitch, running stitch, and chain stitch are combined with decorative knots to make designs such as flowers and to outline shapes in the fabric.
The foundation of all crochet is the chain stitch.
Yarn over hook and bring it through the chain stitch.
Make sure to add the chain stitch at the end of each row until you have reached your desired length.
Find similar words to chain stitch using the buttons