This crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the key tab stitch. This stitch creates a dense but delicate pattern with a lot of texture. The key tab stitch would be great for afghans, scarves and baby blankets!
Row 1: (Right Side): work 1 cluster into 5th ch from hook (1dc, 1ch formed at beg of row), 1ch, skip 2ch, 1sc into next ch, *3ch, 1 cluster into next ch, 1ch, skip 2ch, 1sc into next ch; rep from * to last 2ch, 2ch, 1dc into last ch, turn.
Row 2: 4ch (count as 1dc, 1ch), 1 cluster into first 2ch sp, 1ch, *1sc into next 3ch sp, 3ch, 1 cluster into same sp at last sc, 1ch; rep from * to last ch sp, 1sc into last ch sp, 2ch, 1dc into 3rd of 4ch at beg of previous row, turn.
Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.
Example of the Key Tab Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)