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Tks-Knit st
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This is a sample
of what you can find in
Encyclopedia of Tunisian Crochet!
Basic Stitches/ Foundations

Knit Stitch- Tks
Any number of chs + 2 extra for the edges.
Row 1-Forward: In second ch from hk, *insert hk into ch, yo, and pull through. Leave loop on hk. Repeat from * for all chs. DO NOT TURN.
Row 1-Return: Yo, pull through 1 loop. *Yo, and pull through two loops (the connecting loop and 1 loop off hook).  Repeat from * for all loops on hk. After you have dropped all the loops off the hook, the remaining loop will serve as the 1st loop next row.
Row 2-Forward: Ignore the outer most st.  *Insert hk into center of next st to the back of the piece. Yo, pull through and keep loop on hk. Repeat from * for all sts.
Row 2-Return: Same as Row 1-Return.

Kim & ARNie's Purl Stitch- Tps
I have had several conversations with Kim Guzman about this stitch, since we both came up with the mechanics on our own, and we both love this stitch.  With many of the major publishers choosing to call this stitch the Reverse Stitch... I thought it might help to label this stitch as mine and Kim's Purl, since it is our personal favorite.  
~~From The Encyclopedia of Tunisian Crochet

Any number of chs + 2 extra for the edges.
Row 1 Forward and Return: PU loops and DO them off as you normally would for any TC st.
Row 2 Forward: Ignore the outer most st.  From back of piece, slip hk under vertical thread of second st. Yo, pull through and leave loop on hook. Repeat across.
Row 2 Return: Same as Row 1 Return.
Repeat Row 2 to create pattern.

Full/ Plain Stitch -Tfs
Any number of chs + 2 extra for the edges.
1st Row Forward and Return: PU loops and DO them off as you normally would for any TC st.
2nd Row Forward: Ignore the outer most st.  *insert hook in between the stitches to the back of the piece, yo, pull through onto hook. * Repeat to end of row.
2nd row Return: same as Row 1.

Simple/Afghan Stitch- Tss
Any number of chs + 2 extra for the edges.
1st Row Forward and Return: PU loops and DO them off as you normally would for any TC st.
2nd Row Forward: Ignore the outer most st. Slip hk under vertical thead of next st. Yo, pull through and keep loop on hk. Repeat for all sts.
Row 2-Return: Repeat Row 1-Return.
Repeat Row 2 to create pattern.

Reverse Afghan stitch-Purl Alternate- Trs
This is an alternate means of forming the Tunisian Purl stitch, and creates the exact same visual pattern as the Purl stitch.  However, the patterns are reversed from the front to the back side.  In other words, the Tunisian Purl and the Tunisian Reverse create the same patterns, but the Back pattern of the Purl is the Front pattern for Reverse, and vice versa.

Any number of chs + 2 extra for the edges.
Row 1 Forward and Return: PU loops and DO them off as you normally would for any TC st.

Row 2 Forward: Ignore the outer most st. Pull the yarn to the front of the piece. Insert hook under the vertical loop of next st.  Yo from back to front pull through and leave loop on hook. Repeat to the end.
2nd row Return: As your normally would for Tks or Tss.

Reverse Purl stitch- Trps      NEW!
Part of Volume II of the Encyclopedia of Tunisian Crochet!
I had always meant to try this, but a student wanted to see what would happen during a class.  Her efforts ‘encouraged’ me to finish the R&D on this stitch.

Any number of chs + 2 extra for the edges.
Row 1 Forward & Return- PU loops and DO them off as you normally would for any TC st.

Row 2 Foward & Return- Pull the yarn to the front of the piece. Slip hook under the BACK Vertical loop of next st.  Yo from back to front pull through and leave loop on hook. Repeat to the end. Return as you normally would for any TC st.

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Abbreviations:  
Beg Ch: Beginning Chain  Ch: Chain stitch   
Lp: Loop  
Hk: Hook
PU: Pick Up
DO: Drop Off
Sk: skip stitches
Sl St: slip stitch
Yo: Yarn Over hook
Tps- Purl st
Tfs- Full st
Trs- Reverse st
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Tss- Simple st
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REVERSE ST. TIP!
Let the thread run around the outside the thumb of your Yarn Hand to feed the thread into your piece on the front side.  That will keep the thread on the front of the piece, which is critical in forming this stitch.
Due to the unique way in which the Reverse stitch is formed (by pulling the yarn to the front of the piece) I found this stitch more difficult to work, than its counterpart.  I prefer the Purl mechanics for speed crocheting, especially since both stitches basically create the same visual effects.  With that said, I have discovered the Reverse Stitch creates some wonderful textures when combining it with the Simple or Knit stitches.
Reverse Purl St!?
I can hear you now,
‘Are you nuts, ARNie?!’  You can’t do a stitch that is both a Purl and a Reverse!  
Well, yes, you can.  The yarn is pulled to the front-like the Reverse st, but you slip the hook under the Back Vertical Thread-like a Purl st.
These mechanics put the front of Tss on the back of the piece, while the Pronounced Ridges are on the front.
See more below!
Trps-
Reverse Purl st.
For a diagram of all the various Threads of a Tunisian Crochet Stitch,
Click Here!
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