Posted on September 04 2018
The wattle stitch is a dense, modern looking stitch. Once you have performed a few stitch repeats, there's no need to refer to a pattern, making it a perfect stitch to do while watching your favourite TV show!
Pattern use ideas
- Modern Baby Blanket
- Scarfs and cowls
Written in UK terms
This pattern gives you the basic principles for the wattle stitch, designed to help you create your own projects.
Video tutorial can be found at the base of the post.
ch - Chain
dc - Double Crochet
tr - Treble Crochet
htr - Half Treble Crochet
*__* - Repeat indicated instructions
Unsure of the differences between UK and US terms? Need a refresher on how to do your stitches? In my ‘How to crochet: A handy reference guild’ EBook I help you with all of these terms and you can always have them to hand! You will also get exclusive access to free video instructions. You can find my EBook HERE.
Foundation chain: Chain in multiples of 3
Row 1: dc in 3rd ch from hook, ch1, tr into same chain. Skip 2ch, *(dc, ch1, tr) in same space. skip 2 ch* repeat until you have 3ch remaining. skip 2ch and htr into the last ch.
Row 2: ch1 and turn, (dc, ch1, tr) into every ch1 space of the previous row. htr into turning chain of previous row
Repeat row 2 until you reach your desired size.