The Flemish Motif :: Crochet Stitch #214

Stitch Description

This crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the Flemish motif. This stitch creates a beautiful flower design. The Flemish motif would be great for pillows, curtains, and afghans!

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Materials Used

LanaMundi Yarns Tajik Mohair

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.

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Skacel Addi Color Coded Crochet Hooks

The hook by which all others are measured! Skacel's most popular hook features a comfort grip handle. The famous addi Comfort Grip crochet hooks feature color-coded handles for ease of organization and perfect for those crocheteers seeking an ergonomic crochet hook.

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Chain Stitch
Single Crochet
Double Crochet
sl st
Slip Stitch
Double Triple Crochet
Half Double Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 3

  Pattern Repeat 

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: 8ch, Join in round.

  • Round 1: 1ch, 16sc into ring, sl st to 1st sc.(16sts).
  • Round 2: 12ch (count as 1tr and 8ch), skip 2 sc, [1tr into next sc, 8ch, skip 1sc] 7 times, sl st to 4th of 12ch.
  • Round 3: 1ch, *[1sc, 1hdc, 1dc, 3tr, 4ch, insert hook down through top of tr just made and work a sl st to close, 2tr, 1dc, 1hdc, 1sc] into next 8ch sp; rep from * 7 mores times, sl st to 1st sc. Fasten off.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Flemish Motif. (Reversible)

Example of the Flemish Motif. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)

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