The Floret Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #132

Stitch Description

This crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the floret stitch. This stitch creates a dense but delicate looking fabric. The floret stitch would be great for sweaters, baby blankets, and hats!

Video Tutorial


Chain Stitch
Double Crochet
sl st
Slip Stitch

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2 + 1

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain:Multiples of 2 + 1

  • Row 1: (Right Side): Skip 3ch (count as 1dc), 1dc into next and each ch to end, turn.
  • Row 2: 1ch, skip 1st, *1dc into next st, sl st into next st; rep from * ending last rep into top of tch, turn.
  • Row 3: 3ch (count as 1dc), skip 1 st, *1 dc into next dc, 1dc into next sl st; rep from * ending last rep into tch, turn.
  • Repeat rows 2 and 3 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos


Example of the Floret Stitch (Wrong Side)

Example of the Floret Stitch Wrong Side – (Click for Larger)


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