The Embossed Pocket Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #32

Stitch Description

The Embossed Pocket Stitch is a unique crochet stitch that creates raised pockets in your fabric. It world work well to make highly textured hats or toys.

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Chain Stitch
Single Crochet
Double Crochet
sl st
Slip Stitch
Pocket Group – work [1 sc, 1 hdc, 3 dc] around stem of indicated st

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 3

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 3 + 1

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 3 + 1

  • Row 1 (WS): Skip 3 ch, (counts as 1 dc), 1 dc into each to end, turn
  • Row 2: 1 PGr around first st, skip 2 sts, sl st into top of next st, *1 PGr around same st as sl st, skip 2 sts, sl st into top of next st; rep from * to end, turn
  • Row 3: 3 ch (counts as 1 dc skip 1 st, 1 dc into each st to end, turn
  • Repeat rows 2 & 3 until you have reached your desired length.

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