Learn to stitch cross hatch trebles

Try this textured crochet stitch pattern, ideal for adding interest to your projects.

Make a chain in multiples of 3 plus 1, and then add 3 ch for turning. (Try 34 ch.)

Row 1 (1 tr, 2 ch,1 dc) into 4th ch from hook, *miss 2 ch (2 tr, 2 ch, 1 dc) into next ch; rep from * to end, turn.

Row 2 3 ch, (1 tr,2 ch, 1 dc) into 2 ch sp, *(2 tr, 2 ch, 1 dc) into next 2 ch sp, rep from * to end, turn.

Rep row 2 for pattern.

Abbreviations (We’re using UK crochet terms – check out The Making Spot’s full list and US conversions here)

ch chain

ch sp chain space

dc double crochet

tr treble

t-ch turning ch

This article first appeared in Simply Knitting magazine, in association with artesano. Our example is crocheted in artesano Superwash Merino yarn.