This crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the alternate filet mesh stitch. This stitch creates a delicate mesh pattern. The alternate filet mesh stitch would be great for shawls, scarves and shrugs!
- Chain Stitch
- Double Crochet
Number of Rows: 2
Multiples of 3 + 2
Foundation Chain: Multiples of 3 + 2
- Row 1: 1dc in the 8th ch from hook, *ch 2, skip next 2ch, 1dc in next ch, rep from * across, turn.
- Row 2: ch 5 (counts as a dc, ch 2), skip 1st dc, *1dc in next dc, ch 2, rep from * across, 1dc in the 3rd ch of tch, turn.
Repeat rows 1 and 2 until you have reached your desired length.
Example of the Alternate Filet Mesh Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)