The Bobbles and Ladder Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #81

Stitch Description

The Bobble and Ladder Stitch creates a beautiful open pattern with a playful addition of bobbles. It would be great for scarves, shawls and bags!

Video Tutorial


Abbreviations

ch
Chain Stitch
sc
Single Crochet
dc
Double Crochet
Bo
Bobble: (yo, pick up a loop in st, yo, draw through 2 loops) 5 times, yo, draw through all 6 loops on hook.


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 6 + 3

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 6 + 3

  • Prep: 1 dc in 4th ch from hook, *ch 2, skip next ch, 1 sc in next ch, ch 2, skip next ch, 1 dc in each of next 3 ch, rep from * across, ending with 1 dc in each of the last 2ch, turn.
  • Row 1: Ch 3, (counts as dc), skip first dc, 1 dc in next dc, *ch 3, 1 dc in next dc ** (first dc of 3-dc group), bobble in next dc, 1 dc in next dc, rep from * across, ending last repeat at **, 1 dc in top of turning ch, turn.
  • Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as dc), skip first dc, 1 dc in next dc, *ch 2, 1 sc in next 3-ch space, ch 2, 1dc in next dc ** 1dc in top of bobble, 1 dc in next dc, rep from * across, ending last rep at ** 1 dc in top of the turn ch.
  • Repeat rows 1 and 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Bobble and Ladder Stitch Right Side

Example of the Bobble and Ladder Stitch Right Side (Click for Larger)

Example of the Bobble and Ladder Stitch Wrong SIde

Example of the Bobble and Ladder Stitch Wrong Side (Click for Larger)


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