The Simple Chevron Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #38

Stitch Description

The Simple Chevron Stitch creates rows of diagonal stitches that result in a zig-zag border. It is great for afghans.

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Chain Stitch
Single Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 12 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 12 + 2

  • Row 1: Sc 2 into 2nd st from hook, *sc 1 into next 5 sts, skip 1 ch, sc 1 into the next 5 sts, sc 3 into next st; rep from * to last stitch in the row, sc 2 into last st. ch 1, turn.
  • Row 2: Sc 2 into 2nd st, *sc 1 into next 5 sts, skip 2 ch, sc 1 into next 5 sts, sc 3 into next st; rep from * to last st, sc 2 into last st. ch 1, turn.
  • Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

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