Floating Boxes Crochet Stitch-Free Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Floating Boxes Crochet Stitch-Free Crochet Stitch Tutorial – Nice even stitch which is suitable for jackets, waistcoats, blankets, throws etc.

I will be designing free crochet patterns soon using this stitch.

Floating boxes crochet stitch-free crochet stitch tutorial

Yarn used is Stylecraft Special DK yarn in the colors White and Vintage Peach using a 5.00mm Clover crochet hook

floating boxes free crochet stitch tutorial

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Free crochet floating boxes stitch tutorial

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Floating Boxes Crochet Stitch-Free Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Abbreviations USA
ch.
     Chain

dc.     Double Crochet
Rpt.   Repeat
tch.    Turning Chain

vst.    (1dc, ch1, 1dc) into same space or stitch.

Make a chain length in multiples of 4 + 2

First Row – Work 1dc in the sixth ch from hook, * skip 3ch, vst (see abbrev) in next ch, * rpt from * to * to end. Turn.

Second Row – ch3, skip next ch1 and dc, * work 4dc in the space between next vst, skip next vst, * rpt from * to * to last vst, dc and 4tch, skip vst, work 4dc in space between next dc, skip dc, work 1dc in 3rd of ch4. Turn.

Third Row – ch4, work 1dc in space between next dc, * skip 4dc, work vst in space between next dc, *  rpt from * to * to last 4dc and 3tch, skip 4dc, work 1dc in ch3 space, ch1, 1dc in top of ch3. Turn.

Repeat Second and Third Rows until desired length, changing the colors on every row.

Abbreviations UK
ch.
     Chain

tr.      Trebl Crochet
Rpt.   Repeat
tch.    Turning Chain

vst.    (1tr, 1ch, 1tr) into same space or stitch.

Make a chain length in multiples of 4 + 2

First Row – Work 1tr into sixth ch from hook, * miss 3ch, vst (see abbrev) into next ch, * rpt from * to * to end. Turn.

Second Row – 3ch, miss 1ch and tr, * work 4tr into space between next vst, miss next vst, * rpt from * to * to last vst, tr and 4tch, miss vst, work 4tr into space between next tr, miss tr, work 1tr into 3rd of 4ch. Turn.

Third Row – 4ch, work 1tr into space between next tr, * miss 4tr, work vst into space between next tr, *  rpt from * to * to last 4tr and 3tch, miss 4tr, work 1tr into 3ch space, make 1ch, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn.

Repeat Second and Third Rows until desired length, changing the colors on every row.

Floating boxes crochet stitch-free crochet stitch tutorial

Happy crocheting!

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