How to Crochet the Pine Trees Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #265

How to Crochet the Pine Trees Stitch

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the pine trees stitch. This stitch creates a pine tree pattern with lots of texture. The pine trees stitch would be great for ornaments, 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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Sponsored by:

WEBS Americas Yarn Store


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TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:

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

Skill: Intermediate
Foundation Chain: Multiple of 10 sts + 4.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Foundation Row

    1dc in 4th ch from hook, *ch 4, skip next 4 ch, 1sc next ch, ch 4, skip next 4 ch, 3dc in next ch, rep from * across, ending with 2dc in last ch, turn.

  2. Row 1

    ch 2 (counts as 1st dc), skip 1st dc, 2dc in next dc, *ch 3, 1sc in next sc, ch 3, 2dc in next dc**, 1dc in next dc, 2dc in next dc, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, 1dc top of turning ch, turn.

  3. Row 2

    ch 2 (counts as 1st dc), skip 1st dc, 1dc in next dc, 2dc in next dc, *ch 2, 1dc in next sc, ch 2, 2dc in next dc **, 1dc in each of next 3dc, 2dc in next dc, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, 1dc in next dc, 1dc in top of turning ch, turn.

  4. Row 3

    ch 2 (counts as 1st dc), skip 1st dc, 1dc in each of next 2dc, 2dc in next dc, *ch 1, 2dc in next dc**, 1dc in each of next 5dc, 2dc in next dc, rep from * ending last rep at **, 1dc in each of the next 2dc, 1dc in top of turning ch, turn.

  5. Row 4

    ch 1, 1sc in 1st dc, *ch 4, skip next 4dc, 3dc in next ch 1 sp, ch 4, skip next 4dc, 1sc in next dc, rep from * across, ending with last sc in top of turning ch, turn.

  6. Row 5

    ch 1, 1sc in 1st sc, *ch 3, 2dc in next dc, 1dc in next dc, 2dc in next dc, ch 3, 1sc in next sc, rep from * across, turn.

  7. Row 6

    ch 5 (counts as dc, ch 2), *2dc in next dc, 1dc in each of next 3dc, 2dc in next dc, ch 2, 1dc innext sc, ch 2, rep from * across, ending with 1dc in last sc, turn.

  8. Row 7

    ch 3 (counts as 1st dc), *2dc in next dc, 1dc in each of next 5dc, 2dc in next dc, ch 1, rep from * across, omitting last ch 1 sp, 1dc in 3rd ch of turning ch 5, turn.

  9. Row 8

    ch 2 (counts as 1st dc), 1dc in 1st dc, *ch 4, skip next 4dc, 1sc in next dc, ch 4, skip next 4dc, 3dc in next ch 1 sp, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, 2dc in top of turning ch, turn.

Repeat rows 1-8 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Pine Trees Stitch. (Reversible)

Example of the Pine Trees Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)

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