The Reversible V Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #84

Stitch Description

The Reversible V Stitch creates a lovely, lacey looking fabric. This would be a great choice for scarves, tunics, tablecloths and stoles!

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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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Susan Bates Silvalume Crochet Hooks

These hooks have the broadest size range within the Susan Bates family of hooks. Made of lightweight aluminum; each Silvalume hook undergoes a special anodizing process, which etches away all surface impurities. In addition, each hook is heat treated for strength and durability and polished for a velvety smooth finish. Each size is color coded so you can find the size you need at a glance. The famous Susan Bates in-line head helps reduce wrist motion for fatigue-free crocheting and helps you maintain a more consistent gauge.

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Chain Stitch
Single Crochet
Double Crochet
Front Post Double Crochet
V-stitch – [1dc, ch 1, 1 dc] in same stitch

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 4 + 3

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 4 + 3

  • Prep: V-st in 5th ch from hook, *skip next ch, 1 sc in next ch **, skip next ch, V-st in next ch, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, turn.
  • Row 1: Ch 2 (counts as first hdc now and throughout), *1 sc in ch-1 space, of next V-st**, [FPdc, ch 1, FPdc] around the post of next sc, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, 1 hdc in top of turning ch, turn.
  • Row 2: Ch 2, *[FPdc, ch 1, FPdc] around the post of next sc**, 1 sc in next ch-1 space of next V-st, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, 1 hdd in top of turning ch, turn.
  • Repeat rows 1 and 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Reversible V Stitch

Example of the Reversible V Stitch

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