How to Crochet the Filet Mesh Stitch

This stitch was originally posted on July 19, 2012

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the filet mesh stitch. This simple crochet pattern creates a mesh net that is perfect for market bags, and light throws.

Skill: Easy
Foundation Chain: Multiples of 2

Chain Stitch – ch
Double Crochet – dc

Pattern Instructions:

Row 1: 1 dc in 6th ch from hook, *ch 1, skip next ch, 1 dc in next ch; rep from * across, turn
Row 2: Ch 4 (counts as a dc, ch 1), skip first dc, *1 dc in next dc, ch 1; rep from * across row, ending 1 dc in the 3rd ch of turning ch, turn

Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

After a few repeats your pattern should look like this:

Example of the Filet Mesh Stitch (click for larger)
Example of the Filet Mesh Stitch

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