How to Crochet the Candy Cover Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #264

How to Crochet the Candy Cover Stitch

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the candy cover stitch. This stitch creates a dense but delicate pattern with lots of texture. The candy cover stitch would be great for hats, scarves, and coffee cozies!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


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Valley Yarns Northampton

Sourced the softest wool WEBS could find and dyed in a beautiful collection of solid colors and heathered shades. It is a dream to felt and soft enough for cozy garments. Valley Yarns Northampton also has a whopping 247 yards per skein. It is beautiful and economical. Made in Peru.

A Crochet Hook


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TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:

Chain Stitch – Ch
Double Crochet-dc
Single Crochet-sc

Skill: Intermediate
Foundation Chain: Multiple of 4 sts + 4.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    (Right Side): work 4dc into 4th ch from hook, skip 3ch, 1sc into next ch, *2ch, 4dc into same ch as last sc, skip 3ch, 1sc into next ch; rep from * to end, turn.

  2. Row 2

    5ch, work 4dc into 4th ch from hook, *skip 4dc, 1sc between last dc skipped and next 2ch, 2ch, 4dc into side of last sc worked; rep from * to last 4dc, skip 4dc, 1sc into next ch, turn.

Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Candy Cover Stitch. (Reversible)

Example of the Candy Cover Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)

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