The Mosaic Tile Motif :: Crochet Stitch #222

Stitch Description

This crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the mosaic tile motif. This stitch creates an interesting mosaic pattern. The mosaic tile motif would be great for afghans, blankets, and pillows!

Video Tutorial


Chain Stitch
Single Crochet
Double Crochet
sl st
Slip Stitch

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count

  Pattern Repeat 
6 sts joined in round

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: 6 sts joined in round

  • Round 1: 4ch, [1dc, ch 1] 11 times into ring, sl st to 3rd of 4ch. draw B through loop, drop A.
  • Round 2: [1sc into next sp, 2ch] 12 times, sl st to 1st sc, draw A through loop, drop B.
  • Round 3: *[1sc into next sp, 2ch] twice, [2dc, 2ch] twice into next sp for corner; rep from * 3 times more, sl st to 1st sc, draw B through loop, fasten off A.
  • Round 4: *(1sc, 3ch) into each sp to corner; [1sc, 3ch] twice into corner sp; rep from * 3 times more, sl st to 1st sc. Fasten off.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Mosaic Tile Motif. (Reversible)

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

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