This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the diamond lattice stitch. This stitch creates a delicate lace pattern. The diamond lattice stitch would be great for shawls, scarves and shrugs!
Materials Used in this Tutorial
LanaMundi Yarns Tajik Mohair comes from the Asht region of Northern Tajikistan which is the center of Angora goat production. Only the best quality Angora kid fleeces are used for spinning this, strong yet soft, mohair yarn. The quality of this fingering-weight, two-ply yarn and the hand-spinning and dying are excellent; however, as with any handspun yarn, you may find some slight variation in thickness and color consistency.
TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Double Crochet 2 Together-dc2tog
Double Crochet Treble Together (dctrtog)- yo, insert hook into st indicated, pull up loop, yo, pull through 2 loops on hook, yo twice, insert hook into st indicated, pull up loop, yo, pull through 2 loops on hook twice, yo pull through remaining loops on hook.
Foundation Chain: Multiple of 4 sts + 2.
(Right Side): sc in 2nd ch from hook, *ch 2, dc2tog in same ch and ch 4 ch away (skip 3 ch), ch 2, sc in same ch as dc2tog; rep from * across, turn.
ch 4 (counts as tr), dc in next dc2tog, ch 2, sc around prev dc2tog, *ch 2, sc around same dc2tog; rep from * across to last dc2tog, ch 2, dctrtog in prev dc2tog and sc, turn.
ch 1, sc in dctrtog, *ch 2, dc2tog in prev st and next dc2tog, ch 2, sc around dc2tog; rep from * across, ending sc in dctrtog, turn.
ch 1, sc in dctrtog, *ch 3, sc in next dc2tog; rep from * across to end, sc in dctrtog. Fasten off.
Repeat rows 2 and 3 until you have reached your desired length, end with row 2.
Example of the Diamond Lattice Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)
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