This is the Alternative Puff stitch Crochet stitch pattern. If you would like a pattern where the Puff stitches create texture put are not as prominent than the average Puff stitch then this pattern is for you.
Puff Stitch How to Video can be found at https://youtu.be/xAk8Qr-n_Hk
Yarn - Bernat Worsted Blue or any yarn you prefer
Hook Size H/8/5.00mm
Finished Size: 7 ½ x 7 ½ inch Square
PUFF STITCH INSTRUCTIONS:
How to do this Puff St: [YO, insert hook into next st, YO and pull through (and bring it even with the other sts on your hook) ]3 times…YO and pull through all 7 loops.
* :Repeat the directions between them
SC - Single Crochet
Ch - Chain
Gauge: 3.46 sts per 1 inch / 3.75 rows per 1 inch
Multiple of 4 + 2 chains needed
Row 1: SC in second chain from hook and in each chain across (25 SC)
Row 2: Ch 1, turn, 1 SC in each of the first 4 stitches * 1 Puff St in next stitch, 1 SC in each of the next 3 stitches*
Repeat * to * up to the last stitch, SC in the last stitch
Row 3: Ch 1, turn, 1 Sc in each stitch across the row
Row 4: Ch 1, turn, 1 SC in each of the first 2 stitches, Work 1 Puff st in the next stitch, *1 SC in each of the next 3 stitches, Work 1 Puff st in the next stitch* Repeat from * to * up to the last 2 stitches and do 1 SC in each of the last 2 sts.
Row 5: Ch 1, turn, 1 Sc in each stitch across the row
Repeat rows 2-5 for pattern