This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the cross hatch stitch. This cross pattern is easy and beautiful. It’s great for shawls, blankets, or bag.
Foundation Chain: Multiples of 7 + 1
TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Chain Stitch – ch
Single Crochet – sc
Double Crochet – dc
Prep Row: Work 2 dc in 4th ch from hook, skip 3 ch, 1 sc next ch, *ch 3, 1 dc in each of the next 3 chs, skip next 3 ch, sc in next ch; rep from * across, turn
Row 1: Ch 3, 2 dc in first st, *skip next 3 dc, [1 sc, ch 3, 3 dc] in the next ch-3 space, skip next st; rep from * across, ending skip last 2 sts, sc in the top of turning ch
Repeat row 1 until you have reached your desired length.
After a few repeats your pattern should look like this:
Example of the Cross Hatch Stitch (click for larger)
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