The Cross Double Crochet Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #64

Stitch Description

The Cross Double Crochet Stitch is a simple pattern creates an interestingly textured fabric using crossed stitches. It’s a great for blankets and washcloths.

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Abbreviations

ch
Chain Stitch
dc
Double Crochet


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Beginner

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 1

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 2

  • Row 1: Work 1 dc in 5th ch from hook, crossing in front of dc just made, work 1 dc in last skipped ch, *skip 1 ch, work 1dc in next ch, crossing in font of dc just made, work 1 dc in last skipped ch, rep from * across row, end 1 dc in last ch, turn
  • Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc), skip first 2 sts, work 1 dc in next dc, crossing in front of dc just made, work 1 d in last skipped dc, *skip next dc, work 1 dc in last skipped st, rep from * across row, working 1 dc in top of tch, turn
  • Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

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