Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Crochet Video: Brick Crochet Stitch Pattern











Learn the Brick Stitch Crochet Pattern

 This new stitch is a lot of fun to crochet.  So easy and fun to do.......and quick! I like to show stitch patterns because you can turn it into anything. Make a scarf, head band, ear warmer, blanket etc...

Brick Stitch Crochet Video Tutorial:  http://youtu.be/SeIj0c9SmxQ

Gauge: Chain 19 = 6 1/2 inches wide 
              5 rows = 2 3/4
So........Just under 3 sts (2.9 sts to be exact) per inch and 1.8 rows per inch.

Hook Size : I
Level: Beginner

Chain 19 (add or subtract in multiples of 6)

Abbreviations:
TCH = Turning Chain  (click for instructional video at http://youtu.be/diqWCOVGa3s
Ch3sp = c hain 3 space
DC = Double Crochet
* - Repeat the instructions between the astericks.


Row 1: 1dc in 4th chain, 1DC in each stitch across the row.

Row 2: chain 1 turn, 1sc in 1st stitch, *ch3, skip 3sts, then right after that 3rd skipped dc do 1sc. (It's done BETWEEN stitches)   * repeat to last 4 dc's then do ch3, skip 3, 1sc in TCH. [Need video on how to do the TCH - The Turning Chain- just go to http://youtu.be/diqWCOVGa3s


Row 3: chain 3(counts as 1st dc throughout the pattern) Do *4dc in each ch3-sp. Do 1dc in last stitch 

Row 4: chain 1 turn, 1sc in the first stitch. *ch3. Do 1sc in the gap in-between the group of DC's. It's right above the single crochet from row 2. *repeat until the last 4 DC's then do ch3, 1sc in TCH

Row 5: chain 3, * 4dc in each ch3-sp. Do 1dc in last stitch 


Repeat Rows 4 and 5

My Crochet Video Playlist can be found at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLuXN9cpMQZFIJ-8jTWpbTgowZBEwgpYvI
How to Crochet Video: The Turning Chain- just go to http://youtu.be/diqWCOVGa3s

Thanks for stopping by!
Heather

1 comment:

  1. Love this!! Perfect for a baby blanket. It whips up in a flash!! Thanks for sharing...love your videos =)

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