The Filet Boxes Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #102

Stitch Description

The Filet Boxes Stitch creates light fabric checkered with crocheted boxes and open boxes. The Filet Boxes Stitch would be great for afghans, simple stoles and market bags!

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Chain Stitch
Double Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 1

  Pattern Repeat 
Chain a multiples of 6 + 3

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Chain a multiples of 6 + 3

  • Row 1: 1 dc in 4th ch from hook, 1 dc in next ch, *ch 3, skip next 3 ch**, 1 dc in each of next 3 ch, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, 1 dc in last ch, turn.
  • Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as dc), 2 dc in first ch-3 space, * ch 3, 3 dc in next 3-ch space, rep from * across to last ch-3 space, ch 3, skip next 2 dc, 1 dc in top of turning ch, turn.
  • Repeat row 2 for pattern.

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Example of the Filet Boxes Stitch

Example of the Filet Boxes Stitch

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