The Mixed Cluster Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #128

Stitch Description

This crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the mixed cluster stitch. This stitch creates a fun knot pattern. The mixed cluster stitch would be great for afghans, hats and scarves!

Video Tutorial


Chain Stitch
Single Crochet
Half Double Crochet
Mixed Cluster: yo, insert hook into first st as indicated, yo, draw loop through, yo, draw through 2 loops, skip 1 st,[yo, insert hook into next st, yo, draw loop through] twice all into the same st, (6 loops on hook), yo, draw through all loops on hook.

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiple of 2 + 1.

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain:Multiple of 2 sts + 1.

  • Row 1: Skip 2ch (count as 1sc), 1sc into next and each ch to end, turn.
  • Row 2: 2ch (count as 1hdc), 1MC inserting hook into first then 3rd st, *1ch, 1MC inserting hook first into same st as previous MC; rep from * ending last rep in top of tch, 1hdc into same place, turn.
  • Row 3: 1ch, skip 1 st, 1sc into next and each st to end, working last st into top of tch, turn.
  • Repeat rows 2 and 3 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Mixed Cluster Stitch. (Reversible)

Example of the Mixed Cluster Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)


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