The Crossed Double Crochet Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #99

Stitch Description

The Crossed Double Crochet Stitch is worked to create a crossed-over effect on your work. This technique is generally used as part of more complicated crochet stitches. By itself, it creates a solid fabric with distinct diagonal and horizontal lines.

Video Tutorial


Double Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 1

  Pattern Repeat 
Any Number of Stitches

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Any Number of Stitches

    In each stitch in the row, work steps 1-2.
  • Step 1: Dc into the second st in the row
  • Step 2: yo and work a second dc into st that was skipped
  • Repeat row 1 for desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Crossed Double Crochet Stitch

Example of the Crossed Double Crochet Stitch

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