How to Crochet the Plain Trellis Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #258

How to Crochet the Plain Trellis Stitch

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the plain trellis stitch. This stitch creates a lace pattern. The plain trellis stitch would be great for cowls, shrugs, and shawls!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


Imperial Yarn Native Twist

Native Twist (Imperial’s most popular product) is a single-ply, lofty yarn. The bulky weight creates a soft, smooth knit fabric, making it an excellent option for heavy-weight outerwear such as coats and sweaters.

A Crochet Hook


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Chain Stitch – Ch
Single Crochet-sc
Double Crochet-dc

Skill: Intermediate
Foundation Chain: Multiple of 4 sts + 3. Add 3 for base chain.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    1sc into 6th ch from hook, *5ch, skip 3ch, 1sc into next ch; rep from * to end, turn.

  2. Row 2

    *5ch, 1sc into next 5ch arch; rep from * to end, turn.

Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Plain Trellis Stitch. (Reversible)

Example of the Plain Trellis Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)

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