The Crossed Double Crochet Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #99

Stitch Description

The Crossed Double Crochet Stitch is worked to create a crossed-over effect on your work. This technique is generally used as part of more complicated crochet stitches. By itself, it creates a solid fabric with distinct diagonal and horizontal lines.

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Materials Used

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.

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Skacel Addi Color Coded Crochet Hooks

The hook by which all others are measured! Skacel's most popular hook features a comfort grip handle. The famous addi Comfort Grip crochet hooks feature color-coded handles for ease of organization and perfect for those crocheteers seeking an ergonomic crochet hook.

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Double Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 1

  Pattern Repeat 
Any Number of Stitches

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Any Number of Stitches

    In each stitch in the row, work steps 1-2.

  • Step 1: Dc into the second st in the row
  • Step 2: yo and work a second dc into st that was skipped
  • Repeat row 1 for desired length.

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Example of the Crossed Double Crochet Stitch

Example of the Crossed Double Crochet Stitch

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