The Modified Sedge Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #139

Stitch Description

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

Video Tutorial


Chain Stitch
Single Crochet
Double Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2 + 1 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 2 + 1 + 2

  • Row 1: [1sc and 1dc] in second ch from hook, *skip next ch, [1sc and 1dc] in next ch; rep from * to end of row. Ch1 and turn.
  • Row 2: *Skip 1st st, [1sc and 1dc] in next st; rep from * to end of row.
  • Repeat rows 1 and 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Modified Sedge Stitch

Example of the Modified Sedge Stitch (Click for Larger)

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