The Alternate Filet Mesh Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #211

Stitch Description

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!

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

ch
Chain Stitch
dc
Double Crochet


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 3 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

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.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Alternate Filet Mesh Stitch. (Reversible)

Example of the Alternate Filet Mesh Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)


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