About this Stitch Pattern
The Mat Stitch creates a dense but delicate looking fabric. The Mat Stitch would be great for sweaters, blankets, and skirts!
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Techniques Used In This Stitch Pattern
Stitch Pattern Details
Stitch Pattern Instructions
Foundation Chain:Multiples of 6 + 2
- Row 1: (right side) Work 1sc into 2nd ch from hook, *skip 2ch, 1 dc into next ch, 1 ch, into same ch as last dc work [1 dc, 1 ch, 1 dc], skip 2ch, 1 sc into next ch; rep from * to end, turn.
- Row 2: 4ch (count as 1 dc, 1 ch), 1 dc into first sc, skip 1 dc, 1 sc into next dc, *1 dc into next sc, 1 ch, into same st as last dc work [1 dc, 1 ch, 1 dc], skip 1 dc, 1 sc into next dc; rep from * to las sc, into last sc work [ 1dc, 1ch, 1 dc], turn.
- Row 3: 1 ch, 1 sc into first dc, *1 dc into next sc, 1 ch, into same st as last dc work [1 dc, 1 ch, 1 dc], skip 1 dc, 1 sc into next dc; rep from * to end placing last sc into 3rd of 4ch at beg of previous row, turn.
Repeat rows 2 and 3 until you have reached your desired length.
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