The Two Color Interlocking Block Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #339

Stitch Description

The Two Color Interlocking Block Stitch is a colorwork stitch with a lot of visual impact. Using only chains and double crochet stitches, this stitch forms into a strong vertical stripe pattern. Easy to make, it would work well for bags or cushion covers.

Video Tutorial

Materials Used

Lion's Pride Woolspun

Woolspun, with an exquisite range of neutrals and vivid classic colors, will quickly become your go-to yarn. The 12-ply construction means that garments drape beautifully and afghans and warm weather accessories have a cushiony soft bounce to them. Sold exclusively at Michaels and LionBrand.com

Get This

Crystal Palaces’ Bamboo Crochet Hooks are lovely, and feel great in your hand. These 6 inch crochet hooks are made from specially selected, cured, and finished bamboo for an exceptionally smooth feel. Made in Japan.

Get This

Abbreviations

Ch
Chain Stitch
dc
Double Crochet
Sdc
Spike Double Crochet – Work dc over ch by inserting hk into top of next row below (or base ch).


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Beginner

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiple of 6 sts plus 5

Stitch Characteristics

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A PDF OF THIS STITCH PATTERN

Pattern Instructions

Note: work 1 row in colors A and B alternately throughout.

Foundation Chain: Multiple of 6 sts plus 5

  • Prep Row (rs): Sk 3 ch (count as 1 dc), 1 dc into each of the next 2 ch, *3ch, sk 3 ch, 1dc into each of the next 3 ch; rep from * to end, turn.
  • Row 1: *3ch, sk 3 sts, 1Sdc over each of the next 3 sts; rep from * to last 3 sts, 2ch, sk 2 sts, sl st into top of tch, turn.
  • Row 2: Ch 3 (count as 1 Sdc), sk 1st st, 1 Sdc over each of next 2 sts, * 3ch, sk 3 sts, 1Sdc over each of next 3 sts; rep from * to end, turn.

Repeat rows 1 and 2 until desired length.

Swatch Photos

C339-RS

Rate This Stitch

Crochet Stitches

Bobbles & Puffs Chevrons & Ripples Colorwork Edgings Lace & Shells Squares & Motifs Textured & Plain Tunisian Crochet

Crochet Techniques

Abbreviations Foundation Chains Seaming Shaping Tips & Tricks

Knitting Stitches

Cables & Arans Colorwork Edgings Knits & Purls Lace & Eyelets Ribbing Shapes & Motifs

Knitting Techniques

Abbreviations Bind Offs Cast Ons Finishing Techniques Fixing Mistakes Shaping Tips & Tricks