Free Crochet Tutorial Houndstooth Stitch

Free Crochet Tutorial Houndstooth Stitch – A two color stitch which is used for everything from tablet covers to dishcloths, this popular pattern is also often looked on as a kind of plaid stitch and is very pretty when crocheted.

I hope you enjoy my version of it from the instructions below and are able to make many projects.

Free crochet tutorial houndstooth stitch

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The materials used for the swatches were Stylecraft Special DK in colors Midnight, Cream and Vintage Peach using a 5.00mm Clover crochet hook

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Free Crochet Tutorial Houndstooth Stitch

Abbreviations USA

ch.    Chain
sc.    Single Crochet
dc.    Double Crochet
rpt.   Repeat

Made in 2 colors.

With color 1 make a chain length in multiples of 2 + 1

First Row – 1sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1dc in next ch, * 1sc in next ch, 1dc in next ch, * rpt from * to * to end. Turn.

Join in color 2.

Carry previous color with you across the rows by crocheting over it.

Second Row – 1ch, 1sc in base of 1ch, 1dc in next sc, * 1sc in next dc, 1dc in next sc, * rpt from * to * to end. Turn.

Rpt Second Row until desired length, changing colors on alternate rows.

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Abbreviations UK

ch.    Chain
dc.    Single Crochet
tr.    Double Crochet
rpt.   Repeat

Made in 2 colors.

With color 1 make a chain length in multiples of 2 + 1

First Row – 1dc into 2nd ch from hook, 1tr into next ch, * 1dc into next ch, 1tr into next ch, * rpt from * to * to end. Turn.

Join in color 2.

Carry previous color with you across the rows by crocheting over it.

Second Row – 1ch, 1sc into base of 1ch, 1tr into next dc, * 1dc into next tr, 1tr into next dc, * rpt from * to * to end. Turn.

Rpt Second Row until desired length, changing colors on alternate rows.

Free houndstooth tutorial

Free crochet tutorial houndstooth stitch

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